The PeopleEditor is an ASP.NET control provided by Microsoft SharePoint for the purposes of selecting users or groups in the SharePoint framework. This tag refers to the old version of the control - pre SharePoint 2013.

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InfoPath 2010 - People picker not working/opening in filler

For some reason, people picker is not working in the InfoPath 2010 filler or Preview. When I publish the form as a "web enabled form", the People Picker will open up in the browser and it works fine,...
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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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SP 2013 workflow initiation form people picker

Using a WorkflowInitiationForm in an VisualStudio workflow for SharePoint 2013 I wonder how to get the Information from people picker. Adding to the project the form delivers code examples for string, ...
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People Picker custom error message

I have people picker in my custom web part (SP 2013), and all my controls in updatePanel. Requirement is to set a custom error message for people picker. I am able to change the error message in ...
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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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In 2013 using JavaScript how do you empty a people picker field?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to delete all existing values in a people picker field using javascript or jquery. Simply using .removeAttr('value') or .val("") does not work.
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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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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 peoplepicker-...
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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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Checking CSOM people editor value

How can we check the user entered key in Client people editor is user or group? I have created a people editor in CSOM. I can save the value to the list successfully. But before saving i need to ...
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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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2013 grant read access to authenticated users without having to visit site

I have created an app which uses a people picker. The people picker needs to pickup everyone within the NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users group. So I have added that group to the Members group of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 people picker not resolving users from AD groups

Help.... Please.... Users from AD groups are not populating in the site people picker. I've set up a SharePoint 2013 site collection permissions group with only AD groups in it, no users added ...
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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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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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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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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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Better way to do employee Directory

Right now I have a simple custom list with username (People lastname (simple text work# (text Home# (text alt email (text I Just realized I could do username (People Lastname (People Display ...
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people picker not resolving names correctly

We have our sharepoint server in a domain named DMZ. Our AD users are in another domain, say domain ACME. In the DMZ domain we also have external SP users. All of a sudden the people picker will ...
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Custom site column is in the list view, but is missing in newform.aspx

I've created a list programmatically with two site columns (title, name (peoplepicker)) The list show both site columns but when I try to create a new item only the title will show, "name" (people ...
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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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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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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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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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Set default value in people picker javascript/jquery

I want to set current logged in user to people picker by javascript. I can retrieve the value of user(lets say in var user).But how to set it to people control. Any help is much appreciated.
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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 peoplepicker-...
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Dealing with Person column when someone leaves the organization?

We have a list which has a person (people picker) column. This column pulls from (is validated against) several possible sources including Active Directory. If a name cannot be found when adding/...
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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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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: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-...
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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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Sorting People Picker list by lastname

We use a Sharepoint Group called Supervisors. Opening the group using SP Designer, I can see it's sorted by last name. On the AddForm its sorted by first name, though the display is "lastname, ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 crashes after trying to select people/groups [duplicate]

I am using SharePoint designer 2013. I have a task and I would like to assign this task to some SharePoint user or group. I click on "people/groups from sharepoint site" and than SharePoint designer ...
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People Picker Only Returns User Search Results For One Account

We currently have SharePoint 2010 running a single server farm, single domain. We have it configured to authenticate using ADFS 2.0. Users have no problem authenticating, but we have noticed a very ...
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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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Peoplepicker with ADFS login

We are using ADFS for authentication. I have a people & groups in my custom list which accepts the users and groups. Currently I'm able to give the group names, but its not taking any user names. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Add Users with Javascript after Client PeoplePicker is loaded

the following MSDN article describes how to use the Client PeoplePicker with Javascript: http://msdn.microsoft.com/de-de/library/office/jj713593(v=office.15).aspx I have an SharePoint hosted app (...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...