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Private and Public Tasks in Lists?

I am trying to create a Task List which would go on a user's My Site profile. This task list will have a column where the user can select Private vs Public. If a task is Public, anyone viewing his ...
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Display User Profile Picture next to Welcome Menu?

I want to display the user profile picture next to the Welcome Menu in the top right and I have it working after following Erik Swenson's blog but it doesn't seem to be working on My Sites. This is ...
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Different views My Site tabs

I have a situation where my company wants to create different views for different users on the tabs of My Site Quicklaunch. The default tabs are (as we all know) Overview, My content, My Colleagues, ...
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How to make top ribbon visible on all accounts - My Sites

So I've spent a lot of time customizing the look and feel of My Sites using feature stapling but I had been checking the changes using the Administrator account...now I logged in as a test user with ...
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Multiple My Site Hosts

I have a scenario where two sub-companies of a company should be deemed independent and as such need to not share any of the following Search - Should not rely on security trimming User Profiles / ...
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How to change “My Site is scheduled for deletion.. ” message Format in SharePoint 2007

When user is Diable/Deleted from AD. Their Manger get the below Message : Subject: The My Site of [user] is scheduled for deletion The My Site of [user] is scheduled for deletion. As their manager ...
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Adding web part to person.aspx - WebPartId?

I'm kind of stuck adding a web part to the Person.aspx page....I have a custom web part which I have uploaded but I'm not sure how to add it. On the masterpage (in SharePoint Designer) I went to ...
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Can I limit MySite profile picture file size submitted?

We are trying to have SharePoint limit the size of the profile picture that can be submitted (to about less than 1MB). This is for the MySite profile picture only. Can this be done? Either via: 1. ...
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Switching Ribbon and Navigation Bar Location, MySites

I'm trying to get the Top Navigation Bar (My Site, My Content, My Profile...) to go below the Top Ribbon. Basically I want the top area of MySites to look just like a regular site collection. Any idea ...
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How do I use the Organizational Browser in My Site

I want to have an overview of all users within my organization, including pictures. Pictures and business information is available on the my sites, however an overview is not possible. Probably ...
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What is the Maximum Size Limit supported by the Profile Editor Picture?

When I edit my user profile on a My Site with default settings, I received an error for a picture that is too large. The message says "Choose a smaller file to upload." I've received this message ...
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How can I restrict the MySite owners to have limited permissions on their MySite

Is it possible to restrict the MySite owners (Site Collection administrator) to have limited permissions on their Mysites. Please let me know about possible approaches.
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Search Core Results showing My Site Blogs

I'm trying to create something like "Recent blogs" after some research I came up with two feasible options. Use Search Core Results - has been suggested that it is possible to create some sort of ...
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My Site creation issues

I have a strange problem for creating my sites programmatically. As a lot of people I know the method CreatePersonalSite of the UserProfile class. My scenario is when a user is clicking on some button ...
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Is it possible to add notes to My Profiles with a multi-farm deployment?

I'm accessing a SharePoint 2010 implementation that has been setup by someone else and I don't have admin access to explore further. I also don't have a multi-farm VM setup available to test on at the ...
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How do I limit the available site templates within a My Site?

How do I limit the available site templates with a My Sites site? I want to limit our My Sites users to using only a few templates. I mean literally "HOW?". I've googled this and stared at snips of ...
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Sharepoint Site to create new project

I want to create a Sharepoint site so that I may automate the creation of new site from within my site. For example, a firm has several projects. A Project Manager tries to create a new site from the ...
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How to rename top level site URL in SharePoint Server?

How can I rename the top level site URL website name in SharePoint server 2010? moss10/my/personal/ PS /SitePages/Home.aspx Website name: PS How to Change PS to PSSOFT? Please Explain ...
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Deleting Sharepoint Sites taking too much time

I am trying to delete few sites that have loads of sub-sites but its taking way too much time, I tried to delete sites using "Content Structure" & tried to use this tool as well, Tool for ...
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Setting up the “Search this Site” functionality in Mysites?

I have been able to configure "find people" on the top of the mysites page by setting it to people search results of the enterprise search center in "Setup MySites" settings from CA. However I cant ...
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My Site Blog Branding Error

I am facing a very strange problem from the last few weeks . I applied feature stapling to our My Site so that when user tried to create his own personal site automatically our custom branding applies ...
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SPUser vs. UserProfile vs My Settings

I've been working woth FBA now, and my site uses both windows login and FBA login. They both work fine, and I've setup a MySite successfully to view profiles, and setup content sites for either kind ...
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SharePoint 2010 My Site Sub Site

I've setup a mysite as a sub site of my main site. The way I did this was by creating a new site collection, an Enterprise My Site Host under my main site Web Application (http://admin-pc:16132/), in ...
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Apply my custom branding to MYSites also?

I have a custom branding (masterpage that I created for my main web site) with company logo and navigation that I have used for all my site collections. I have also modified it to work with my search ...
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Best Implementation for MySite

I'm currently looking into adding the MySite feature to my SharePoint setup at my business, and have a few questions: Should I make my MySite in a separate "MySite" collection away from the main ...
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User Profile Picture not showing in SP2010 Feb2012 CU

Environment: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Edition, February 2012 CU We didn't synchronise profile pictures with our Active Directory so far, but decided to change that. We tested it in our dev ...
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New MySite URL still redirects to old URL

So far, we had our MySite setup in the same web application as our intranet (http://ourintranet), and had it located under the URL http://ourintranet/my. No personal sites were allowed, we are ...
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Updating Active Directory 'webpage' property

We currently have a SharePoint 2007 environment that has been in use for years now. When it was set up, it automatically entered information into the Active Directory property 'webpage' for all users ...
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Sharepoint 2010 MySite feature Stapling Error

In our environment i had created a feature stapler which will brand the personal site of users so that it will follow the same branding all over the site collection but when a user is creating a blog ...
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execut code directly after you have logged on into your computer

Is it possible to automate a SharePoint related activity so that it gets executed soon after you have logged on into a computer? What I want is creating an user MySite directly after the user has ...
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Add a Web Part Zone to “My Newsfeed” Page via PowerShell

I've done a fair amount of looking into this idea without promising leads. Let me define my problem: I need to add a third column (as a Web Part Zone) to the "My Newsfeed" page in My Sites. The ...
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How to hide/show My Site link on portal in personal menu?

There are some posts claiming to know how to "hide" the My Site link: Hiding MySite Link per site My Site and My Links - Remove and disable in future One method is to simply remove permissions for ...
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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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MySite Owner Managed Metadata Service

I have two MMS Fields (created on rootweb, added to myContentType which in turn added to MyDocumentLibrary) which works fine everywhere in the farm, but they do not work correctly on MySite. this is ...
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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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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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Uploading documents to another users MySite

In our scenario we have students and each students has his own MySite and we also have teachers of those students. My question is: is there any out-of-the-box way/feature where teachers could upload ...
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Mysite signin repeats in IE

For some reason my claimsbased mysite hosts won't let me login - it authenticates my credentials, but instead of taking me to mysite, it just refreshes the login page? It only does this in IE - I get ...
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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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Multiple mysite hosts + fba

I'm trying to figure out the best way to do this. I need to create a mysite host for an FBA site in SP2010 (I'm already researching the FBA particulars parallel to this, but if anyone could give a ...
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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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MySite Feature stapling

I need to add a custom webpart to default.aspx page of created MySite. I followed this post and it is working well. What is strange thou, it works well for users that authenticate via Windows ...
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Something deleted user data from MySite

One of our users received this warning: The My Site of [USER] is scheduled for deletion in 14 days. As their manager you are now the temporary owner of their site. This temporary ownership gives ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2010 and 'My Sites Blog'

I'm working with a customer to try to help them create a new site with a template they have created. I am able to reproduce the error locally, which is: The site template requires that the Feature ...