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My Site - When does “My Newsfeed” get refreshed?

Which timer job is resposible for refreshing "My Newsfeed"? I am not sure if it is the User Profile Activity Feeds or Search Crawl. Can someone please point me to a technet/msdn article explaining ...
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Can I prevent a user from deleting his MySite

Can I prevent a user from deleting his MySite?
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Can't create MySite because one already exists

I am getting the following error message when I try to open up My Site for the first time. Your personal site cannot be created because it already exists with your user name. Please contact your ...
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How can I upload documents/pictures into a users “My Site” Shared documents/pictures?

Is there any easy way to upload documents/pictures into a users "My Site" Shared Documents/Pictures? Maybe using the user profile service? The only way I can think to accomplish this is to first get ...
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How do I keep my My Sites from prompting users for credentials?

Currently on my SharePoint 2010 install the My Sites section is roped off on a sub-domain (port 80) of the main site collection. Whenever anyone opens the main site it automatically detects their ...
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Is Customizing My Sites in SharePoint 2010 Allowed?

I've heard that Microsoft doesn't support customizations made to the SharePoint 2007 My Sites. Is this the same for 2010? What is supported in Customizing SharePoint 2010 My Sites?
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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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my site theme problem

I have a student portal and i want to change students "my contents" theme. However i cant change all students "my content "theme at the same time. I have to it one by one. ...
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Sharepoint Profile Replication Engine permissions warnings

I'm trying to use Microsoft's User Profile Service Replication Engine that packs with the Sharepoint 2010 Administration Tools download and I'm running into problems. Specifically I am endeavouring ...
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getting infos from my site to another web page

i'm making a universty portal and all academic staff has their own my site profile. They have also basic personal web page on university page. i want to get some infos from my site to that basic web ...
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How does the “Content” tab of “my site” works?

In "my site", under the "Content" tab, there is the "SharePoint documents" webpart. How does this webpart works ? I'm wondering if I can reuse this webpart to show global task lists or, at least, ...
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SP 2007 - creating a 'blogfall' of all recent blog posts from mysite blogs

I want to aggregate into one webpart the posts made by staff on their mysite blogs. This basically allows me to present the internal musings of staff to all staff. What I am trying to do is elevate ...
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What are My Sites?

I am new to SharePoint 2010. I would like to know what are My Sites exactly and what are the features they provide? How can we configure them?
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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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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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Customizing site definition files with a Module element

I am customizing a SharePoint 2010 MySite area and part of which deals with customizing the Person.aspx and OrganizationView.aspx pages, which are a part of the MySite site definition. I am deploying ...
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How to feature staple to MySites masterpage

Is there a way to feature staple to the MySites site definition? I want to be able to style it via the masterpage.
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Update Sharepoint 2007 MySites layout and web parts for already deployed MySites

We are looking to change our users' MySite home pages to make them more useful. I can find information on how to update the MySite template used to deploy new MySites, but I need to make the changes ...
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Sharepoint 2007 MySite Default Theme

I've successfully created a separate theme that user can select for their MySite - The issue is that I'd like for the theme to become the default theme applied. I've updated converted the TemplateID ...
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no access denied page when accessing a mysites page

I currently support a MOSS 2007 farm (iis6). We just notice a strange issue on our mysites web application. if a user trys to access another user's mysites page and does not have access, they will see ...
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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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Mysite implementation for the Global audience?

We have three sharepoint farms respectively in Asia, MiddleEast & Europe. We want to create the Mysites based on the conutry that users belongs to. I hope, it is possible through audience & ...
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Defaulting MySite Email Notifications to off?

On the SharePoint 2010 MySite EditProfile.aspx, there are settings for Email Notifications: [x] Notify me when someone leaves a note on my profile. [x] Notify me when someone adds me as a colleague. ...
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How to display the custom user profile property in the Details section on the editprofile.aspx page

Environment: SharePoint 2010 Part-A: Is it possible change the user profile property order across the sections? Let's say 1. We have a custom property group called "custom group" 2. It has the ...
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Delete My Site Status Updates

How can you delete previous status updates within My Sites in SharePoint 2010? There is no delete option when looking through previous updates.
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Unable to customize My Sites in SharePoint 2010

When I try to modify any page in the My Sites host using SharePoint designer 2010, I am able to change everything (remove webparts etc) except whatever is above the Quick launch nav items, the same ...
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Feature not applied to public My Site profile

I've written and deployed a feature for my company's My Site - all it does is replace the default Top Navigation Control with one I've modified to include a link back to our main SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Application Proxy & My Site Settings

I have a SharePoint 2010 site configured with Claims based FBA. I have also made My Site work with FBA. My question is: In 2007 I would create a separate SSP for FBA-based My Site and set all ...
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Adding a custom profile property to My Site

I want to display a custom (profile) property called "Org Unit" in My Site. That property should be mapped to Active Directory. Is there a direct way in SharePoint 2010 to achieve this?
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SharePoint 2010 MySite not sending Email Alerts

Great site!! I've configured my new SP2010 MySite to send me email alerts for all changes or additions to my MySite profile. However I'm not receiving them nor are any of my users. Am I missing ...
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Show dropdowns in Edit Profile (My Sites)

Is it possible to only allow certain values through dropdowns rather than free text when people edit their profile? For instance to limit choice of company, organisation, county or location. I want ...
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Customize My Sites on SharePoint 2010

For a project I am working on, our group is hoping to heavily customize the SharePoint 2010 My Sites layout and design. I've done some research and found the following link that explains how Feature ...
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Different links under 'My Links' and 'My Site - My Links' for different web applications

I work with Sharepoint 2007 and have the following problem: I have two web applications (foo.domain.com and bar.domain.com) each with one site collection. When I browse with IE through ...
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What is the field that appears on a My Profile page next to the picture?

Is there any field by the name: QUOTE in the profile table? This appears on a My Profile page next to the picture default popup.
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Disable a Specific News Feed Activity Using the Client Object Model

Hello and thanks for reading. I've been working with the out-of-box SharePoint 2010 News Feed portion of My Sites, and I am planning to deploy it to many users. I am building a console application ...
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How to setup a quota for the whole “Mysite” webapplication in sharepoint 2007?

How to setup a quota for the whole "Mysite" webapplication in sharepoint 2007? Update: Is it possible in SharePoint 2010?
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Setting “contribute” permissions for blog comment lists

It appears as though Sharepoint 2010 OOB does not give Authenticated Users "contribute" permissions for users' blog comment lists. Authenticated Users only have the permission to read, which is not ...
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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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sharepoint editprofile.aspx always redirects to /Person.aspx, even with mysites disabled

I have a sharepoint farm in which I have modified the global action menu to include a link to /_layouts/editprofile.aspx. This is fine as far as it goes, but when the user posts to this page, it ...
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Tag Profile in MySites does not list externally tagged website

In Sharepoint 2010 MySites, opening the Tag Profile for any tag seems to only list resources that have been tagged within Sharepoint (for example documents, blog pages etc). It doesn't list any ...
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Mysite Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 without a Content DB migration

We have 3000 and add users in our SharePoint 2007 farm and they do have their Mysites, Now we want to migrate only 200 users mysites (including the contents) to SharePoint 2010 farm. Want to perform ...
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Administrator cannot manage SharePoint Document Library on My Site

If a user restricts the default shared document library security on their personal site, as an administrator I can see the actions property - I do not see: New, Upload or Settings for that library ...
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Personal My Site Upload Quota Exceeded Error

User Gets This Error Message: Your changes could not be saved because this SharePoint Web site has exceeded the storage quota limit. You must save your work to another location. Contact ...
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How SharePoint 2007 forms the Mysite URL ?

How SharePoint 2007 forms the Mysite URL (i.e /personal/firstname_lastname or /personal/domainName_firstname) ? and what is the use of the registry key "PersonalSiteURL" ?
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User has changed his name in the active directory and wants see his mysite with the new URL

Question : User has changed his name in the active directory and wants see his mysite with the new URL. Can we follow the steps given below: ○ Take the backup of the existing site collection ...
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Multi value person picker in MOSS user profiles

I'd like to add a property to the user profile (mysites) that allows the user to pick multiple users from the people picker control. It looks like the Person control only accepts 1 value by default. ...
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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 ...
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Migrating My Sites to new dedicated site host

We have taken over a site where My Sites are placed in the Intranet web application. I want to migrate the My Sites to a dedicated host site. From what i have been able to find out so far, I will ...
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Personal site URL in User Profile - SSP?

User has deleted his Mysite E.g., Site Action -> Site settings -> Delete this Site. however his mysite site-collection URL is still present in the User profile in SSP. Is that expected ? Update: ...
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Regional Settings in My Site

What is the difference between the below two steps to change the "Regional Settings" in My Site? Site Actions -> Site Settings -> Regional settings -> Locale My Settings -> My Regional Settings -> ...