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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EntityData in PeoplePicker in Claims mode

We've switched to claim based authentication (Windows + FBA on the same web application in the same zone) and something strange happens with peoplepicker.EntityData dictionary. Before claims (in ...
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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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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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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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Do I need FIM on a single SharePoint 2010 Server?

I have installed a SharePoint 2010 on a single server. It's a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory. Do I need FIM installed? I currently see both services as Disabled And since I have an issue ...
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Disable typein for UserField

We have a customer who would like to disable the ability for end users to type in values directly for a UserField control in a page layout. They would like the users to only use the adress book. We ...
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People picker not able to fetch one user

I am trying to fetch user in people picker. However, in the Production Environment it is failing to resolve one of the user in few of the sitecollection. When I try to get the same user in other ...
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(AD) People picker works on some parts of Central Admin and not on others

SharePoint Server 2010 (not just Foundation) If I go to Central Admin>Application Management>Manage service applications and select Business Data Connectivity Service, then click Administrators, I can ...
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How to override Contact Selector?

I create my custom people editor in SP2010, it replace standart PE in SP and all works fine, but in Infopath 2010 forms it doesn't work. I read that there is another control, named Contact Selector. ...
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How to add on event a PeoplePicker Programmatically to a WebPart

I want to add a people picker to my webpart according to an event. To make it simple I want to add it when I click a button. The code would be very simple, like this: protected void ...
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How to use People Picker and True Rich Text, cross browser

I have a list being deployed as part of a site definition. I need to have a custom web-part with controls that are able to fill in list data. SharePoint doesn't have an out of the box people-picker ...
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How to update people field?

I have following code on infopath form. All the column gets updated in the target list except for the people column. The verifiedBy is not updating the column in SP List. (In the list I have to to ...
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AD FS. SPWeb.EnsureUser exception on AD user

We use ADFS and have a problem. The PeoplePicker find users and show a string such as: "UserDisplayName [Active Directory]". But the page throws the following error: ...
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People picker / Add users to groups resolves non-existing ad users and groups

I have an odd problem. I have a site where I'm able to resolve ad groups that no longer exists. I can see them if I search in the people picker or I can type it in and resolve it just fine. If I try ...
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Restricting a People Picker to only select people from one Sharepoint group programatically

I've a got a People Picker on a custom list form, and I'm trying to restrict the people you can select in it. Basically, if the form is in one state (set in Page_Load), then restrict the people that ...
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custom pickerEntity tied to Sharepoint list

I have an application page that uses sharepoint people picker. I also have another sharepoint page that has what I called allContacts, which is a custom list with unique contacts. I want the people ...
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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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Can people picker resolve NTLM users in an FBA extended site

We have a SharePoint 2010 extranet web application that uses claims authentication. •The Intranet zone is using mixed authentication (NTLM against internal AD and FBA against a separate AD). •The ...
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How can I Filter a Joined DVWP by [Current User] in Multi-User People/Groups field?

I have a joined DVWP. List A includes a "category" lookup field among other columns. List A includes the same "category" lookup field as well as a People/Groups field with multiple selections. I'd ...
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Domain user cannot be found

I'm trying to add my domain account as a secondary site collection admin but for some reason it can't find the account. I'm currently logged in with servcenter\my.name but the people picker does not ...
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People Picker field does not show up in Library after save

I have an existing Infopath 2010 form that works fine. I added a People Picker field to the form (naming the data field GMPerson), and it works to: 1) resolve emails into names on the form 2) save ...
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People-Picker ignoring LDAP results for 2nd domain

I've got a PeoplePicker that should be requesting users from two domains (with two-way trust), but is only showing users from the server domain. The second domain has been set via the ...
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People Picker in Multi-Domain Scenario

So, we have our people picker working to add users to a site collection or User Info List in WSS 3. We implemented the STSADM command to search a specific OU and this works fine. Our problem is that a ...
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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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Managing different groups of users within same site collection

We need to use WSS for different groups of clients and wondered if there is a way to seperate different groups of users, to prevent them from ever seeing each others details. An example of when this ...
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How to set “ShowField” in peoplepicker using powershell

Does anyone know how to set "ShowField" in people picker using powershell ? For ex.x, to set the "Required" property, we can user $SiteColumn.required="true" , but for showfield, ...
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People picker shows duplicate entry for FBA users

While making entry in people picker control for FBA user it shows me duplicate entry.Though there is only one entry.Please let me know what is the reason behind it.
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SP2013 Foundation: Can't find fba users on central admin (site collection administrator, people picker)

I've configured the FBA authentication on IIS in the following manner: Created the aspnetdb Configured the providers in each web.config (application, central admin and Security Token Service ...
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People Picker Port Tester Failed to DNS Test

I have a Problem with People Picker in Sharepoint 2013, I have One Domain Server with windows server 2008 and one Server for MSSQL 2012 and Sharepoint 2013. "we have a small network with 14 users at ...
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How to stop Central Admin People Picker from showing results for both trusted identity provider and its associated claim provider

I have a trusted identity provider which is associated with a claims provider. Get-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuershows that ClaimProviderName is set to match the custom claims provider. This appears ...
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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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Peoplepicker's searching in all forest

I have a forest company.com with several domains in it. How to make people-picker to search users only in a specific domain? I used stsadm -o setproperty -url url -pn ...
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Why does the People Picker disappear on an InfoPath Form Web Part when data is loaded?

I have an InfoPath form that is accessed through a web part on a SharePoint page. When viewing the form without any data loaded, the People Pickers are visible. However, I am using a query string ...
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ReferenceError: SPClientTemplates is not defined

I am trying to use the client-side People Picker and I can't get it to initialize the people picker due to SPClientTemplates not being defined. I am following MS documentation line by line but cannot ...
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ValidatorEnable jquery function not working for people picker validator

I have a form with a dynamically generated people picker control, that is required if the checkbox above it is selected(not required otherwise) This is how I created the control. var people = new ...
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Store Forms Claims when using ADFS (SAML)

I have a number of different software packages where I require a SSO experience. I've rolled out ADFS between all these applications and SharePoint 2013 and it is working well. I am now facing an ...
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People Picker - Disable Automatic Resolution of Claims

So according to TechNet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg602078(v=office.15).aspx) By default, when you use SAML token-based authentication, all queries entered in the text box are ...
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Set Custom PeoplePicker

I want to create custom people picker and want to replace default people picker. My requirement is to set different OU for different Tenants with FBA. Default people picker shows all users from OU ...
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People picker icons and auto-completion

I am having this problem across different site collections, applications and even farms. When I have a field of the "User" type in a custom list, the default forms that are created by SharePoint ...
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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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Calendar list always showing Person or Group field as Edited in the email alerts

I've found this weird behaviour concerning calendars, person/group fields that allow multiple users, and email alert notifications that I haven't found luck searching a solution for. Steps to ...
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Updating Choice Person/Group columns using listData.svc in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to use JQuery and the listData.svc to update a list that has a choice column. I am using Postman to generate my http requests, can someone please show me examples of how to update choice ...
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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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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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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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Dynamic people picker value in infopath form

I have an infopath form, where several fields exist. Everything is fine with textbox fields, but there is some trouble with people picker field. I can pre-assign initial value for these field, but ...
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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 ...
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SharePoint 2010 - setting peoplepicker-searchadforests, unable to remove property and get <Property Exist=“No”> after setting with no -url param

Interesting behavior that I was hoping someone could help with. Trying to adjust the "peoplepicker-searchadforests" property using the stsadm command in Powershell, I ran the below command: stsadm ...