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can't change My site host location

I meet a issue that we have a web application, there are two web zones: Default zone: http://webserver20:91 Internet zone: http://www.abc.com I can't change the my site host location in My Site ...
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Creating My Site web application destroys application running on port 80

This is happening for the past 2 days. I have a web application running on port 80. When I create a new web application for My Site on port 8080, my port 80 web app stops working and shows "500 ...
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Permission issue trying to export Picture to AD

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. I am trying to set the property for picture to export to AD. I have set everything as described in this blog: ...
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Custom Site Map Provider for Personal Sites SP 2013

I made a custom site map provider for the left nav on the My Site Host and it works perfectly, however, all of the personal my sites have a different site map than the host. I thought I could remedy ...
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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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Restore a previous version of My Site pages

How can I restore a previous version of the mysite pages? At some point during customisation, we made some major changes to the pages (particularly default.aspx) that we want to revert but I can't ...
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Context Search box on MySite does not redirect to Search Center when Search Results WebPart is on the same page

I am facing a strange problem that is easy to reproduce with SharePoint 2013. Go to the MySite Add a search results webpart. Change the search result webpart to a static query Use the context search ...
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Add link to mysite for all users

Once our users visit their mysite we have no obvious link back to the main site, is there an easy way to add this for all users? I want to add a link for users but cant see an easy way via the UI or ...
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SharePoint URL contains extra string “My”

I created a web application then a My Site. When I restore my site, all links contains string "My" and no port in it. How can I remove it? This link: http://siteURL/my/default.aspx should be ...
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Get SharePoint user pictures from mysite

I have written a SharePoint core solution with C# which gets the URLs of user pictures and should download them. The URL I get is correct. The URL structure is like: ...
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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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MySite - Audiences and Trusted Host location

I am bit confused about this theory. Our current farm is only 1 production multi-server farm, 1 TEST and 1 DEV multi-server farm. I dont have same farm replicated in Europe or Asia. It's only 1 farm ...
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Which processess are doing a page request on the mysites? Crawl account, My Site Cleanup Timer Job?

I have created a delegate control on mysites. This delegate control adds a webpart on the welcomepage, and after this it wil deactivate this delegate control feature. We would like that a normal user ...
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Change MySite template

When a user in SharePoint 2013 clicks on his name and 'about me' for the first time, a MySite will be created. What are the possibilities to change the template that is used to create this site ...
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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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On Premise SharePoint 2013 host web Rest api cross domain access from MySite

We are using the OOTB REST api to access data from the Host Web App using JavaScript. The MySite has been set up under a separate Web App following the recommendations of Microsoft. This site needs ...
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Masterpage Feature Stapling not applied to Blog (SharePoint 2013)

I've created a feature staple for my sites to apply a particular master page. It appears to work for all the subsites/pages in /personal/[userid]/ except for the blog. Any ideas?
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Newsfeed Posts Disappear

My post in the newsfeed disappear after 1 min and trying to change the cache for the appfabric but it's not working and i stuck here how i can change this setting for my newsfeed ?
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My Site, adding to “Ask Me About” returns “The given term is not valid”

I have a SP2010 "My Site". When a user edits their profile, in the "Ask Me About" section, there is a semicolon-separated list of terms which the user is supposed to populate. The problem is, though, ...
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How to embed a link (or preview) of the “About Me” MySite of a certain user into a page in SharePoint 2013

In a SharePoint 2013 publishing page, I want to insert contact information for technical support for the SharePoint portal. I wonder how I can insert a link (or even preview) to my MySite which then ...
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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 ...
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SharePoint Online Delve

Hi all I need to add logo and link in Delve page. SharePoint not support customization in Delve page. How to add that any idea. Also can i change the order of the display field like contact field ...
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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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SharePoint 2013 My Site Branding [closed]

We have a SharePoint 2013 on premise intranet portal. I'm looking for some real word examples/screenshots on how organisation are using My Sites, Personal Sites and the level of customisations and ...
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Displaying list items in my site

I have a need to display content from a list in another site collection on every users My Site page - About Me (/person.aspx). The list is essentially responsibilities for users. So the list needs ...
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Cascading Dropdowns within My Sites - Edit Profile

I have successfully implemented the SPServices Cascading Dropdowns within one of my sites, this is working perfectly. Is there any way of implementing this within My Sites > Edit Profile page. From ...
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Restore the ProfileInfo web part in person.aspx

I deleted the Profile Info Viewer web part on the person.aspx mysite, thinking I could re-add it in a different web part zone on the page later, but I can't find that web part to add back onto my page ...
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Rest API create personal site enque

I'm trying to provision My Site by utilizing SharePoint JSOM or REST API. The JSOM code snippet (below) gives System.UnauthorizedAccessException and REST call gives me a 401. The goal here is to ...
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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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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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How to implement a delegate control for only the mysites?

I created a delegate control and it works fine. I add it to the AdditionalPageHead. Now it is visible on all Master Pages. I would like to make it only visible on the My Sites. How to do this without ...
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My Sites default Pages library

I am wondering if it is possible to turn on the default 'Pages' library for the My Sites Host Collection. I am currently the My Site Host Collection administrator with Design and Full Control. I ...
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Downloading files, setting cookie expiry SPOIDCRL

I'm looking to download multiple files from a SharePoint site and upload them to another cloud provider. I've done some testing and it looks like I only have to add the cookie to the cookie container ...
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Limit users permission in their own my site

we want to limit users from changing the settings on a particular library in their my site. Am i right in thinking that to do so we will need to remove them from the site collection administrators ...
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SP 2013 Send Email to external User from MySites

I have configured a ShrePoint 2013 on-premise which i would like to send Mails via Exchange to external Users. I can receive Mails from MySites internally but when I choose an externally adrees like ...
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How to place My Sites inside another site's URL but still keep them logically isolated?

I'm setting up SharePoint 2013 as a company intranet site, and we want to implement My Sites; I know the best practices call for placing them in their own web application and content DB, but we'd ...
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Change Order of user profile properties above “Show More” link in User profile page (Person.aspx)

I want to change the order of user profile properties above "Show More" link. As i know we can change the order under "Show More" link using PowerShell. My Question is how we can change the order of ...
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Problems breaking inheritance and giving permission to manager

By using feature stapling we activate a feature that creates a custom list on a users profile in my site web-application each time a new my site (site collection) is created for a user. We want to ...
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Enlarge Newsfeed images on SharePoint 2013

I am a bit stumped why I have not found much information on this topic or why no one is asking the question. Maybe it is just not possible. My question being: Are you able to enlarge Newsfeed images ...
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Turn Off Minimal Download Strategy when stapling mysite

I have to deactivate the MDS when provisioning my sites. I have tried with an event receiver in a custom feature but it seems that when I execute this code in the receiver Guid featureGuid = new ...
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Feature code not upgrading

I am using a feature (with feature receiver) to create some lists by code on "my site". The feature is site scoped and is activated by a farm scoped feature (using feature stapling) when a new my site ...
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Inactive employees in Office365 and MySites

Today one of the users that use the intranet (Office365) asked us about a few employees that are inactive in Active Directory but they still appear if someone search for them in MySites. We have ...
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Newsfeed not showing up on personal sites

I have MySites set up and Newsfeed enabled thru the User Profile Service App, but on any given user profile, the newsfeed doesn't show up. I don't mean the common issue of seeing the newsfeed but no ...
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Increase Limit of 3 Mentions per Post

Using SharePoint 2013 social features/mysite. Just realized that there is a limit of 3 mentions (@ tags) per post in the microblog list for SharePoint 2013. Does anyone know of a way to increase that ...
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View mysite contents on profile page

I have created mysite on SharePoint foundation. Now how can I put my custom created list or document library as Web part on my About me page. As it is a part of subsite and I want to put it on top ...
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Can you make users follow something?

We currently have groups of users that we'd like to push news out to their newsfeed. Obviously, their newsfeed is personal, but we've been selling it as the one stop shop for news pertinent for them. ...
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How to check if current user is permitted to create personal site and create it on demand

Given the following situation: Within our company's farm the creation of MySites / PersonalSites is limited to members of a special AD Group ("MysiteCreator"). This group has been given the ...
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Hide fields MySite

I need to hide certain fields for a users mysite page. I want to be able to stop a user from adding their own mobile number for example. How can I hide this from the page, is there a default page ...
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Follow site feature

I have disabled the site feature 'Following content' yet when I look at a person when searching for them I still see the follow option. I have disable the site feature at the site level and at the ...
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My site and properties from external sources

We have an on premise SharePoint 2013 farm. In setting up mysite, we will only retrieve username and picture from AD, all other properies for profiles we need to get from another database that is ...