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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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 ...
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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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Force people picker to allow only one user/group

Is it possible to prevent a user from inputting multiple values (users/groups) in the people picker (SharePoint:PeopleEditor)? Thanks
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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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JSOM peoplepicker 500 error

I am implementing a people picker on my visual webpart to allow users to query a list according to a person. My implementation is similar to the post found here, but when typing in the people picker I ...
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How strictly is Client Object Model functionality Security Trimmed & Person (User) object resolution?

I have a Silverlight Webpart Application running on a Sharepoint2010 Page. The purpose of this webpart is to take a spread of different sections of data and condense it into a more easily usable form. ...
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People picker not working in Chrome under taxonomy central admin

Here is a google chrome bug I logged with MS connect. https://connect.microsoft.com/site428/feedback/details/632134/people-picker-in-google-chrome-not-working-sometimes#details Make sure you expand ...
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People Picker and fltering by certain AD Groups

I have a scenario where a client wants to filter in the People Picker what AD Groups are available to choose from. For instance, when selecting what AD User/AD Group can be added to an Alert on a ...
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Network setup to enable cross-forest queries for people picker

We need to configure our SP2013 people picker to support a new one-way trust domain. According to this msdn article I need to run follow command in every WFE. STSADM.exe -o setproperty -pn ...
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Can't get People Picker value on 'Edit' form load

When opening a SharePoint EDIT form, I'm trying to capture a people picker value using JavaScript. Unfortunately, the people picker isn't loaded with data when I call .GetAllUserInfo. I'm using the ...
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Onchange People Picker

I have a problem changing a people picker in a custom form. Need when writing or changing the value in the people picker I know, I'm using javascript using jquery. Already tried using this code: ...
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Use People Picker in Provider Hosted App

I am trying to implement People Picker in SharePoint 2013 application (Provider-Hosted App Model). I had referred mainly the following articles for implementing the same: ...
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People Picker Lookup Column

I have two different list. In the first list are some people picker columns. Is it possible to create a lookup column for list 2 to add the user from the first list? I know it isn't supported in ...
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Force People Picker to Search Across Several Forests

Is it possible to force people picker to search across two different forests? In this example I enable search within only one forest: stsadm -o setapppassword -password P@ssw0rd stsadm -o ...
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Assign a task to the person chosen in the people picker field

I'm fairly new to SharePoint and am just starting out with workflows. At the moment I am trying to create a simple Purchase Order Approval workflow, which should just have these stages: User clicks ...
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People picker: Error - The user does not exist or is not unique

I am using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise. I have configured the people picker with the following PowerShell command: stsadm -o setproperty -url http://our.acc.myCompany.biz -pn ...
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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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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 2010 Person/Group Picker: Need “write in” option

I've placed a person/group picker on a web enabled InfoPath 2010 form. It comes up and allows me to pick names from the farm no problem. My issue is that I want to be able to write in the name of an ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 People Picker Issues

I recently performed a database attach upgrade from a SharePoint 2003 system to SharePoint 2007, then up to SharePoint 2010. Everything is running well, for the most part. But one of our biggest ...
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What is the practical limit for the quantity of entities listed in a claim based peoplepicker?

What is the practical limit for the quantity of entities listed in a claim based peoplepicker in SharePoint 2010? Is there a limit? We are trying to get a list of 200,000+ plus users to work in the ...
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Displaying other people picker column properties on a view using spquery.js and spservices.js in MOSS 2007

We have a custom list with a person column. Want to display that persons Department on the list view. Possible with jquery/spservices? I have a jquery script that returns the currently logged in ...
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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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InfoPath PeoplePicker can i filter to show only People (user profiles only and no SharePoint Groups)

Does anyone know how I can filter Person/Group Picker (PeoplePicker) within InfoPath to return only user profiles from a SharePoint site and not the SharePoint groups? Using People Picker within a ...
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Hide AD claims provider in a specific web app

We have set up ADFS in our QA environment and we have everything sorted out except for one issue. Our environment: We have four web apps, not including central admin 2 web apps using ntlm, they ...
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ADFS user names not resolving in Central admin

I have set up our default SP web app and my sites in our QA environment to use ADFS. I have also created a custom claims provider to resolve the ADFS names in the people picker. I have two outstanding ...
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Understanding LDAP/AD Claims Provider

I'm trying to understand/test this LDAP solution here. There is a line of code from the article shown below that I need assistance with. How do I get my SPTRUST NAME to use in the line shown below? ...
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Invalid ViewState when Filling PeoplePicker using jQuery

On my NewForm.aspx or EditForm.aspx pages I am using jQuery to fill in a peoplepicker control. The problem is that this causes the page to POST this error: "This Page has been modified since you ...
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SharePoint people picker. Show other AD attribute

Is any way to show other field from AD in PeoplePicker control ? E.g. from extensionAttiribute1.
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REST query not working on list after 5k threshold

The following query works on one site: mysite/_api/lists/getbytitle('Listname')/items?$top=5001&$filter=IndexedCol1 le 'M' and Author/Title eq 'John ...
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Submitting data from PeopleEditor control in Web Part gives error

I have a web part that submits data to a list and it uses a PeopleEditor control for selecting users. Once user is selected, when I submit the form it gives following error Invalid data has been ...
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SPServices Set PeoplePicker field in SharePoint 2013

I've seen a LOT of posts about this, and I am sorry to add to them, but I have spent a lot of time going through them and cannot find an answer that is working in my case. My objective is to populate ...
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Any chance to limit users available for selection in PeopleEditor control to users from one web?

I have site collection with many subwebs. There is a lot of usergroups in site collection - every subweb has it's own members, visitors and owners associated. I need to use a PeopleEditor control, but ...
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People picker can not show trusted domain users

I have two domains in my company DomainA and DomainB. DomainA has one way trust with DomainB. SharePoint 2010 is installed on DomainA. My problem is that my users have to log in once to Portal so ...
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Only one user got error in peoplepicker: System.InvalidOperationException: Namespace prefix 'xsd' is not defined

We are using sp2010. We have a sp site. There are some libraries. There is one user which got an error when he search on a user in people picker. When he clicks on ok he got this error : uls error: ...
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How to recreate a people picker (or anything else that can autocomplete names)?

I have a page on which I have a drop-down list with the names of all the groups that I created in SharePoint. When a user picks a group from that list, it will display extra information on the page ...
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Clientpeoplepicker control in custom SharePoint List form

I use SharePoint 2013. I need advice to bind clientpeoplepicker control with a field. By default, user field on list form is displayed same as SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker. So we have autocomplete ...
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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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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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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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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: ...