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Disable social features but allow My Site Profiles

We want to disable the social feature functionality but still make available the My Profile pages which is part of My Site. We also want disable the personal My Sites (My Content). Under Permissions ...
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Listadded events on My Site omits Personal and Shared Documents creation

I want to have a feature which will change some settings on every list on My Site. Problem is i cant change settings for two main list: Shared and Personal Documents. For testing I have web feature ...
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Allow a Sharepoint group to edit profile pictures of all users in MySite

I want to create a Sharepoint (or AD) group which could edit profile pictures of all MySite users. I tried to create a Sharepoint group but even with a "total control" (or global control, I don't how ...
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Customize “Show to” drop down labels in MySite Profile

Is it possible to modify display texts for 'Show to' drop-downs in user profile editing page of mysite? If yes - where should I look?
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How do I disable the “Add to My Links” option on a list Actions Menu?

I have a SharePoint 2007 farm where MySites and MyLinks are disabled and there is only one SSP. The 'My Links' menu option that is normally next to the Welcome Control is properly trimmed away. ...
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Does a trusted My Site location actually have to point to a My Site Host?

I'm trying to evaluate my strategy for doing some custom User Profile related pages. I'd like to reuse my main master page and use a combination of web parts, users controls and page layouts to get ...
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How Do I Get the MySite Images and Full Name of the MySite owner in MOSS 2007 in C#

I am building a simple web part that needs the image that is used from the MySite and the First and Last name of the site owner. I know how to get the current user, I need the name. I am also having ...
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Sharepoint sets wrong profile picture to some people who don't have one

My problem is that Sharepoint 2010 sets by default a wrong profile picture which owns to another profile to some profile which don't have any one. But next, some profile who don't have any profile ...
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MY SITE Users Information List

I am new to SharePoint and I am making a student portal site and i put who is who section. when student want to search a name on the student portal , informations will be list on the portal. So i want ...
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Files not deleting on solution retraction

When i retract my solution several files are not deleted including my custom master. Probably something simple but i want it deleted so that visual studio doesn't complain every time i deploy about ...
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Packaging custom properties for mysites in sharepoint 2010

Is it possible to package custom properties that i manually create for profile for mysites in sharepoint 2010. E.G. music, hobbies ... So next time i just next time i dont need to do it manually when ...
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Sharepoint Application Search doesn't work well for skills, interests

I have provisioned MySites and the Application Search Service. This works when finding people - I put in my name or name of a collegaue and it does give search results. But when I'm trying to search ...
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How do you customize the 'More Information' dropdown section of profile pages in My Sites?

When you click More Information, if there is in fact more information, I want to customize what information gets put in there, can you make some of those fields always display above the More ...
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SharePoint 2010 Mysite : How to remove keyword suggestions at Ask Me about and Interests

I am using SharePoint 2010 and Outlook 2010. My Mysite edit profile page shows some keyword suggestion below About me and Interest field. looks like this: Suggestions: (Learn more) Please click on ...
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MySite Outside Access

I want to allow an https access to a MySite from outside. I have already do this for the intranet and it works but for the MySite it's another problem. I have change mapping access with my https URL ...
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Using templates from a site under 'My Site'?

One of our customers has created a My Site area (with default settings), and then created a new site 'TestSite' in their content area. When they try to create a new site in another My Site area (on ...
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SharePoint web part to show business card

In our portal envirionment, there are a lot of users that would like to display some personal information on a lot of webpages like contact info. Ofcourse these people could type all this info down ...
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I can't find the GlobalNavigation WebPart

I wan't to modify the MySite GlobalNavigation WebPart to customize the title in the top left corner. I can find there is a delegate control in the master page but I can't find this control anywhere... ...
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My Site - User Profile service

I have few short questions about relations between "My Site" and UP/UPSync services. Can I, normally, use User profile service without having My Site configured? Can I, normally, use User profile ...
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Error when trying to auto create Personal Site (My Site > My Content)

I have created a custom master page for my sites and am using feature stapling to associate the master page with the personal site once it is provisioned (when a user first clicks the My SIte > My ...
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User Profile Application service was inaccessible - ProfilePropertyService.svc has exceeded the allotted timeout

Yesterday, we suffered with the Global outage on our SharePoint 2010 farm as the "User Profile Service Application" was inaccessible during those hours. Exception: 01/13/2012 08:41:20.16 OWSTIMER.EXE ...
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Who can view private documents in My Site?

When users create their "My Site", they can store some documents in their private space. Is there any other user who can view it? or work around (maybe like going to central administration and adding ...
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Programmatically create MySites for Users with FBA

I am trying to create MySites for users programmatically but I am receiving the following error: My Site creation failure for user '' for site URL 'http://goaccel-app2:1000/sites/mysites/personal/'. ...
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SharePoint 2010 - access information on MySite Host from other site

How can you access or create a list on a My Site host (i.e. a custom WebPart on main.example.com accessing information that is hosted on my.example.com)? I want to have a store for user settings that ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Search core result

Is there any way we can link the "Author" field that is displayed in "search core results" (not People Core Search Results) to their corresponding "My Site"? I tried using the managed property to ...
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Deleting user properties on feature disable

I'm making the creating of custom user properties automatically, so when the feature is activated the few user profiles properties will be created, how to do that i found on msdn ...
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Searching using custom properties on mysite

I have a question about using a search to search on custom properties, properties that i've added myself to profile page. So what i have now a user profile page with some standart properties like ...
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Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (org chart)?

Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (in the Organizational Browser chart). Manager-A has three direct ...
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move my site profile information from one server to another

I used central administration site collection backup to back up a My Site, and then used PowerShell restore-spsite to restore it on another server. All of the content moved, but the profile ...
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How to rename “My Home” tab in My sites

We want to rename the "My Home" tab so it says "My Stuff"(!). We're using Sharepoint 2007 - does anyone know how to do this? Using a javascript hack at the moment; but we really want the change to be ...
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Hiding Distribution lists from Sharepoint Membership List

On the "My site" feature of MOSS 2007 there is a "memberships" Web part that shows the distribution list that the user is a member of. This is picking up several groups that we would rather not be ...
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Migrated My Profile link still pointing to the old MOSS server

Migrated a MOSS content DB to a brand new farm. The My Sites also were on the same content DB. Then the SSP also was migrated over. However, the My Profile link is not binding to the restored My Sites ...
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Editing My Site in SharePoint Designer

When I try to edit My Site in SharePoint Designer I get the following: So I have gone into Central Admin. Gone to my web application and have checked the SharePoint Designer section All looks ...
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Remove/Add items to MySite globalnavigation

How do I control which items gets shown and which doesn't in the MySite globalnavigation? Currently there are the standard ones (My Site, My newsfeed, My content, My profile), and I'd like to remove ...
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Extend web app hosting my sites

I have the following scenario (SP2010): web app 1 SharePoint - 80 hosting site collections with default zone url contoso.dummy.com web app 2 SharePoint - 8080 hosting my sites with default zone url ...
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Disable or remove all links to MySite?

We've just enabled MySite in my organization and all the author links etc. (user-related links) points towards their respective MySite. Is it possible to disable the links or remove them completely?
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SharePoint 2010 & MySites & Remove 'Create Blog' link

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 instance that has UPS setup and over 1000 end users using MySites. Is there a way to disable the 'Create Blog' link? Currently I have already deployed a custom master ...
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MySites giving a Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage as the central admin server name has been added incorrectly

Currently I have a front end web server. When I hit http://frontendserver1:3000 I get the Stay Connected page appear. Clicking on My Profile (in the image) works fine. Clicking on My Colleagues ...
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Programmatically generate MySites for all users

I have a console application with the following piece of code: SPServiceContext serviceContext = SPServiceContext.GetContext(portalSite); UserProfileManager profileManager = new ...
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Filtering List for “created by” of currently displayed user

Hey i'm trying to filter a list for the currently displayed user in the mysites. There is a list "projects" with all projects in it. If i navigate to some co-workers profile in the mysites he has a ...
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Access My Content using ecmascript client OM

Is is possible to access the current user's "My site" and "My Content" using the ecmascript client OM? Specifically I'm looking to create a custom list, that is specific to each user, and wanted to ...
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Adding discussion threads and like button to MySites newsfeed

It seems that Mysites 2010 falls well short of the mark when it comes to the newsfeed. No out-of-box ability to hit reply, to answer a question, or even to 'like' an existing comment. This is a real ...
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Can't Search MySites User profiles in 2010

I am having a frustrating issue with trying to access people profiles in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I continue to get an error using a particular content access account. All other SharePoint urls ...
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Sharepoint 2010 MySites url token back to main site

So here is the scenario I have two SP2010 applications http://intranet.mycompany.org and http://my.mycompany.org. I need to have a link in mysites that will take users back to ...
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Extending the ConsolidatedNewsFeedWebPart Newsfeed Web Part in order to render custom Activity Events in SharePoint 2010 MySites

The title says it all and I imagine this question will evolve as more people provide input. I will try to update with the current answer and/or working code for all to use. The question is about ...
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SSP Database Upgraded from 2007 to 2010, My Links automatically deleted shortly after

I follow the steps here to upgrade a 2007 SSP database to 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#SSP After the upgrade everything appears successful and users can see their ...
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How to brand MySites in SharePoint 2010?

How can you brand MySites in SharePoint 2010 so that all the pages look the same, including personal sites the users create? Changing 'mysite.master' only has an effect on some of the pages, not the ...
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Can't set up my sites in SharePoint 2010

I'd like to run MySite in my sharepoint 2010 instance. I'm following the article from TechNet from here and here for creating Profile Service Application. I'm creating profile service application and ...
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SharePoint 2010: MySites: Add custom tabs to My Profile

I want to have custom tabs to My Profile of mysites (where you have overview, organization,etc). I was able to add these tabs by going into Site Settings->Look and Feel-> Navigation-> Add Heading, and ...
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Organization Browser in SharePoint 2010 empty unless used on My Site

I have been trying to get the organization browser web part to work on a publishing site and I can't get the web part to display any users. When I look at the organization browser web part on the my ...