The PeopleEditor is an ASP.NET control provided by Microsoft SharePoint for the purposes of selecting users or groups in the SharePoint framework.

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Search issue with People Picker when limited to select from one group only

Some of you might have noticed that when you limit a people picker to select users only from one group, the search in the browse-user-dialog (or whatever it's called) won't work anymore. This is ...
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2013 PeoplePicker Losing Autocomplete Functionality

From what I can tell, the Sharepoint 2013 Peoplepicker loses its autocomplete functionality (and defaults to the old style) any time it's used on a form page other than the default "NewForm.aspx". ...
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How to fetch the People picker values in custom edit form.aspx page

I have customized the sharepoint list Newfor/Editform/dispform.aspx pages with my custom page. Below is the screenshot for the same. In My custom for.aspx page i have 2 Sharepoint people picker ...
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ResolvePrincipal vs SearchPrincipal

So I'm attempting to write something to mimic sharepoint's people picker. I was originally using Utility.ResolvePrincipal with some success, but it was only returning me a single user (obviously). So, ...
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How to create a drop down list of SharePoint user names using the People Picker

I have a people picker field on an InfoPath 2010 web form that validates manually typed names against the user list in the SharePoint site. (Our SharePoint users are connected to the company's AD.) ...
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How Can I Use the SharePoint People Picker Control in my Custom Web Part?

I need to add a people picker control to my custom web part. SharePoint has an OOB people picker control (which provides suggestions while typing into the control). Is there a way to use the OOB ...
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Set-SPSite with UserAccountDirectoryPath to specific OU could be ignored by site collection

I've had the case with SharePoint 2010 site collection what was set during creation to use UserAccountDirectoryPath to specific OU. It created w/o exceptions but wasn't following the restriction ...
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How many person/group can be saved in a person/group column?

Is it possible to store some 1000+ users in a SharePoint 'person' column.
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Multiple PeopleEditors create horrendous error

I am trying to use multiple PeopleEditors that i create programmatically during init and prerender. (It is vital that I create them at prerender) The error only occours when multiple PE get created ...
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Codelessly extract emails from people picker in InfoPath 2010

I am trying to finish an InfoPath 2010 form that will be displayed in a form web part on my SP2010 department site. The goal of the form is to email another departments group inbox upon submission and ...
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REST listdata.svc call to another site in collection doesn't return people picker values

I have two sites on the same collection. There is a people picker field on my list in site2. I am in Sharepoint 2010. mysharepointsite/site1 mysharepointsite/site2 I am using the Sharepoint REST API ...
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Sharepoint 2013 People picker- shows duplicate records. How to ignore AD user records

I have list of migrated users from Domain "OLD" to Domain "NEW". Under User profiles, I see only Domain "New" users. People picker on my SharePoint 2013 site (https) shows results from Domain "NEW" ...
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Get the ID and Name from multiple Client side People pickers to store in a list

I have a form which contains 3 client side people pickers, i use the following JS to produce the People Pickers // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function ...
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How do I automatically fill in a column when a different People column is selected?

I would like to display both the Name and Department fields from a Person. So I can select two People columns and have one display Name and one display Department, but I'd like to autofill the ...
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SharePoint people editor not displaying users

I have one requirement in which I have to display the saved users to the share point people editor control. For this I am saving the user names to People/Group column. And i am using the following ...
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SP2010 PeoplePicker(PeopleEditor) for Mobile Device

I want to use a PeoplePicker or a PeopleEditor on Mobile Devices(via browser, under SharePoint Mobile View) just like on a desktop browser. Firstly, I tried to add the PeopleEditor control in code ...
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Count number of users in people picker using Javascript

Think of this scenario, If I add two user entries to people picker(multiple selection is permitted) field. I need to count these entries using java script/Jquery(Output what i want is: 2). how can I ...
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People Picker and Site Collection User Information List

I was under the impression that the People Picker used to be able to query both the underlying authentication types (Active Directory and FBA repository) as well as the User Information List (in ...
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How to know SPUser.LoginName is System Account?

I am trying get the Modified By column value. And I want to check my PeoplePicker control contains the value same as the Modified By column value. I am stuck in the problem that Modified By ...
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Binding multiple users to people picker control Infopath code behind

Hi I am using infopath 2010, in code behind we are getting some users from external data source. Now we want to bind these users to a people picker control. meaning if i open the form and i clicked on ...
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people picker. It doesn't shows any AD users!

I have created a BCS instance successfully but when I try to search for a user or group to grant permissions or add an administrator for this instance,the people picker can't find users from Active ...
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SharePoint 2010 People Picker Limitations issue

I have a SharePoint 2010 Infopath List form. In this form I have a people picker field and a Date picker field. Now I need to make people picker field Mandatory only when Date picker field is not ...
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How can i add a Person and Group control to Workflow Initiation From in SharePoint Designer 2010 x64

For some reason there is no Person and Group type in Add Field dialog on workflow's Initiation Form creation process in SharePoint Designer 2010. I assume it should be there as it shown in screenshot ...
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Resolve people picker before presave

I have a function in presave that takes the user name in the people picker available on the form and do some business logic. After completion of script the actual save function is called. The issue ...
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Slow people picker issue in large organisations.

What is recommended time for people picker in large org. E.g Users : 10000+, multiple forests/domains at different locations. Our current time is 3-10 secs depends on location and domain. What is ...
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Problem with list content - migrating a list with content to new server has wrong people names in the new environment - /userdisp.aspx?ID=

I have saved a list template with content from a Sharepoint 2010 enterprise site on Server A and migrated the list template and content to a Sharepoint 2010 enterprise site on Server B. After doing ...
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Unable to get the display name from People Picker control

I am using the below code in my application page to get the the Display name from people picker. but it is returning as null can you please help me in this regard. However if i use SPUSER object iam ...
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SharePoint 2013. JSLink (CSR) for field Type=“User” on EditForm

How to create custorm render for field type="User" on EditForm? I need to replace standart peoplePicker control with my custom render. Code below work without exeptions, but don't set 'Sponsor' ...
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Which javascript event is fired when remove person from people picker?

I want to handle the javascript event whenever the person is removed from the PeoplePicker control in new form of custom list. If any person is removed then corresponding department value should be ...
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People.asmx SearchPrincipals gives duplicate results

I am trying to build a People picker control since one does not exist in Silverlight. I am using People.asmx service. What I have observed is that SearchPrincipals returns duplicate results if the ...
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strip formatting when copy paste email address into people picker input user field

I'd like to get rid formatting specifically, mailto html tags that comes along with email addresses copied directly from outlook when i paste it into the user input field. It looks like its stripped ...
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Remove HTML Tags when Copying and Pasting into SharePoint People Picker textbox

I'm trying to remove formatting and in this case, mailto anchor html tags from being copied when I paste into the people picker textbox/field in SharePoint 2010 and have no idea how to go about doing ...
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Is there a relation between people picker and user profile service

I have a question regarding the relation between people picker and user profile service. The thing is i'm planning to move content from sp 2007 to 2010, but without SSP database, so user profiles ...
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SharePoint 2010 PeoplePicker Control Not Displaying User Data

In a test SharePoint environment, I have configured the User Profile Service, and the user profiles have been successfully populated into the UPS using the User profile Synchronization Service from ...
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client side people picker validation

I've built my people picker using the normal method for client side: // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function initializePeoplePicker(peoplePickerElementId) { // Create a ...
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How to show AD Contacts in the SP2010 people picker

is it possible to have the SharePoint 2010 people picker show AD Contacts. We have sub contractors & some full time staff listed as contacts in AD, in order to have their contact information ...
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Getting Value from PeoplePicker / PeopleEditor

I'm Trying to create a new formulary in a new Asp page on my sharepoint site. So i need a field that can search all users and select one. I Saw on several forums that the best controls are ...
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How to set user in multi allow people picker control using javascript

I want set the value to the people picker control which is multi allowed. I have a code which assigns only single value to it, which is as below: $(document).ready(function () { ...
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InfoPath 2010 People Picker Behaves Differently In Filler and Browser

I created a form in InfoPath 2010 Designer, and then published it to a SharePoint 2010 form library. This form has compatibility set to "Web Browser Form". Most people use this form from a Web ...
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Unable to get the JavaScript event when I remove the user from people picker control

I have applied the jslink to the new form of custom list. In that JSLink, I am getting the user profile property and displaying it in label. But I want to blank the text of label when the user name is ...
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How does sharepoint place users into the “browse” function for the people picker

I have noticed that after a clean install of SharePoint 2010 Foundation the people picker's "browse" function search does not find any of the local users on the server that Foundation was installed ...
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People picker not working after machine rename Foundation 2010

Silly me forgot to rename my foundations 2010 test server's machine name prior to installing SharePoint. I used STSAdmin to perform a server-rename after changing the machine name, but now local users ...
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InfoPath Forms: Is it Possible to Display all names entered in people picker on document library

I have created a charter using info path form and I have people picker control to add multiple process owner. I am able to add all names in the field but after I submit the form and go to the document ...
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How to query the list using CAML Query to List's multi allow user field?

I have a list in which there is one column which is of type People or Group with multi allow. I have created Item Adding event receiver in which I am checking the entered people value is already ...
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Retrieving reporting manager using PeopleEditor in SharePoint 2010

Using PickerEntity, is there any way to get the reporting manager for validated user?
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People Picker not accepting group, says “More than one matched entry…” but never resolves

I am trying to pick a SP group as an audience for a Navigation item. So there in the Edit Item part of Navigation is the People Picker, and next to it the icons to check the choices entered, and the ...
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Cannot get a migrated form to function properly

I migrated my InfoPath 2010 sharepoint list plus form to a new site collection. I am having trouble getting it to function properly with People Picker control. I created a new button and made the ...
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FBA users in People picker

Intranet Portal • For internal / AD users. Central Admin > Application Management > Manage web applications > Web Application > Authentication Providers > Default > Claim Authentication Type > ...
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No Matching Names in people picker, but browse dialog works just fine

I'm making a user control for a master page, and I want to include a People Picker (PeopleEditor) control for selecting a single user that will be associated with the control. Everything is coming out ...
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People column cannot be filtered by empty value

I have a list in which there is a people column. I used to be able to filter the list by empty values in the column, but that has abruptly stopped working. That is, normally, I should be able to ...