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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What populates the People Picker / Address Book

I'm sure I already know this... that or it is really simple but what setting, connection or page decides who is shown in the People Picker / Address Book? Is it simply who is in your AD, determined ...
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People picker accepting anything when using ADFS as claim provider

I know the are other questions similar to this one, but I haven't found one that is the same. Here's the thing: I've successfully configured a web app in SharePoint to authenticate using ADFS. When I ...
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People Picker doesn't show disabled accounts, what should i do to make people picker show disabled accounts

people pickers in our intranet web application doesn't show user whose accounts are disabled in AD, but when i did people search for the user whose account is disabled i can see their profile. after ...
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How do you create a multi-select people-picker field programatically in SP 2007?

I would like to create a people-picker user field where more than one user can be chosen. Currently, this is what I'm doing: SPField field = new SPField(contentType.Fields, "User", "Users"); ...
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People Picker not Working in IE11

I'm seeing an issue where the PeoplePicker is not working in IE11. Works fine in other browsers as well as older versions of IE. Normally, when an exact match is not found, we see the red squiqqly ...
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Trusted Identity Token Issuer - remove claim provider name

I have sharepoint 2010 with ADFS. I also created custom claims provider and set it's name as ClaimProviderName property of SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer for ADFS. But now I'd like the default ADFS ...
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Extract Email ID, Mobile phone, sipaddress ,other attributes from PeoplePicker Field in SP 2010 CustomList NewForm

After referring this article from Marc, and Here am able to get/perform the null check for peoplepicker entries in my custom newform of my SPList within SP Designer 2010. But, how to retrieve other ...
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Set value of people picker client side

I'm using SharePoint 2013 people picker client side, how can I set a default user using jQuery?
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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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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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need to display image of the user in the people picker, Sharepoint 2013?

In the people picker, the attributes it shows are name,designation and their online or offline status, Is it possible to display the image of the person?
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SharePoint People Picker look-up for asp net membership provider not working

We are trying to replicate our 2007 setup of FBA in SharePoint 2010. Create a Web Application that is Windows login for internal users. Extend the Web Application that is for FBA login for external ...
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how to get or set ItemPicker control value

I am building a custom form and I am using ItemPicker control to fetch data from an external entity . I am able to fetch the data using the ItemPicker but my next work is to fetch the value from this ...
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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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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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Strange CSS when adding a user to the people picker

I have a problem happening on IE only when you put some name or add some name to the people picker. It will then validate and display users side by side. I think SharePoint injects the users using ...
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Folksonomy and people/group field

I need to do something that have: - Person or Group field functionality (type ahead) - Tagging functionality (adding tags or selecting the existing ones) Is there a solution out there that I can ...
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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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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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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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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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How to get the Login Name of user from people picker control using jquery?

I want to get the log-in name of user from people picker control using jquery. I have a code which displays the display name of the user but I am not able to get the login name. Code is as follows: ...
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SharePoint group in Person/Group Picker

I want to send an email from a reusable workflow to everybody in a SharePoint group. I created a test group from the site permissions and created a reusable workflow. In this workflow I added a ...
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Creating a Site Collection - Get “Error in resolving user”

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment in a DEV_DOMAIN that was upgraded from SharePoint 2010 COMPANY_DOMAIN should have a trust set up with DEV_DOMAIN. I'm logged into the site as ...
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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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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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FBA and People Picker Issue on NTLM Web App Zone

SCENARIO I correctly set up FBA on SharePoint 2010 following these tutorials (among others): ...
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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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how to build a custom picker control

I wanted to build a picker control that would work upon a ECT like the out of the box picker but at the same time would also be able to show the picker dialogue based on some filtering criteria ...
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SharePoint 2010 People Picker Does Not Resolve USERS/GROUPS.Please Help!

I am Running SharePoint 2010 Site , recently we migrated Web App from Development Server to Production Server(Different Domain Controller). In Development Server I used to be able to Use People ...
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What happen to the Person/Group Picker field's content when Person/Group is deleted?

In a InfoPath 2007 form, the Person/Group Picker control is often used to select person or group from a SharePoint Site and validate those users against a directory provider. What happen to the form ...
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Troubleshooting People-Picker errors in multi-domain environment

I'm looking for help with troubleshooting people-picker in multi-domain environment with one-way trusts. We already executed the stsadm –o setapppassword -password pickapassword and stsadm -o ...
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Workflow Setting People/Group Field Skipping Values

I have a workflow that sets the value of a person/group field in a document library. The field is set to multiple users/groups. The problem is that the field will skip every other user set by the ...
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PeoplePicker not finding groups

I have a client that migrated their site into a new site (different webapp). But in the new site, the peoplepicker can't find groups. I've tried running the following in PowerShell to the old and new ...
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InfoPath 2013: Customizing “Browse” window of Person\Group Picker

In Person\Group Picker, I can see 'All Users', 'Active Directory' and 'Organizations' in left section. Whenever I search using Person\Group Picker, it shows results from only 'Organizaitons'. So ...
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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as ...
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People Picker in sharepoint 2010 in Client Object model

I want to implement a people picker functionality in sharepoint 2010 with Client Object Model (JSOM), how to do it? Actually i have implementated in 2013 but the same code does not work on 2010.
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No exact match was found when add user to SP2013 site

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. We need to add a user "Subdomain\peterpan" to site collection A's permission group. But it returns "No exact match was found" error. We checked in ...
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Get email and name from people picker SharePoint 2013 online

I've tried retrieving data from a multiple people picker field on a SharePoint 2013 form in numerous ways, the best I've done is getting the display name. If it all possible i'd like to retrieve the ...
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How to reconcile old usernames after move to Office 365 from SharePoint 2010?

Any old people/group columns from lists and libraries copied from the old 2010 environment show the following in the new environment: Domain\UserName With red squiggles and the error message: No ...
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WebPart toolpart changes PeoplePicker output

I have a strange behavior when using a peoplepicker field in a page layout. When I open the toolpart for a webpart, the field's content is rendered diffrent: Normal With toolpart The ...
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SharePoint 2013 and people picker not working in custom C# aspx website

I have a custom C# aspx page that was created to be used inside of SharePoint 2010. It uses several people-picker controls. <SharePoint:PeopleEditor id="peopleEditorRO" runat="server" ...
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Sharepoint 2013 People picker- shows duplicate records. How to ignore AD user records

I have a 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 ...
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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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Maximum User limit of People Picker Field

i have many number of users... and assign same task for all those users.. So i want to know what is the maximum users limit of people picker field. Thanks.
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How do I get each person from a multiple choice column?

So, the question does a poor job of outlining the problem. I've got one list where my clients track their projects; let's call it Projects. In it, they make a selection on a multiple choice column ...
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Claim Based Authentication user LoginName and People Picker problem

I have a problem with People Picker in my claim based app: From People Picker finds many instance of the same user From Code EnsureUser(Domain\Name) doesn't work at all From Code EnsureUser(email) ...
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People Picker for AD LDS FBA

I have set up a test system to evaluate the use of AD LDS in an extranet scenario. I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with Sharepoint 2010 SP1 installed. This machine is joined to an AD domain, and has ...
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Using Person field in Datasheet view with Claims/FBA

Is it possible to use a person field in datasheet view when the site is configured to use Claims/FBA? It's currently not working, when I click the field I get the usual dropdown but it has a check box ...
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Why can I only add users from a trusted domain and not domain groups?

We have just set up a two-way trust with a remote domain. I can add individual users to groups and assign permissions, but I can't add groups like 'domain users'. It's very odd behaviour. I can put ...