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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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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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Update people field using rest api

I searched previous posts and the closest to my question is: Updating Lookup Values with the REST API however I am using the cross-domain library and my update query uses ValidateUpdateListItem ...
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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 ...
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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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people Picker control in sharepoint hosted app that is restricted to a specific SharePoint group

I have made people picker control in SharePoint hosted app, referred clientpeoplepicker.js file. My next requirement is i want to resolve only those users in people picker control who are member of ...
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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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Customize display of people picker

I need to customize the display of a people picker field control in a page layout for a SPO site. None of the options available in the column properties (like "Name (with picture and details)") is ...
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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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Client people picker on Sharepoint View Custom Forms

Can someone tell me how to have the default client people picker control with the auto complete functionality on the custom view form in Sharepoint 2013? Once the default view form is customised, the ...
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how to hide the context menu in the default peopleeditor sharepoint 2013?

how to remove this marked context menu which for m default people picker in sharepoint 2013. <SharePoint:PeopleEditor ID="peSelectedUser" runat="server" AllowEmpty="false" SelectionSet="User" ...
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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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Sharepoint Task List Security Patch Error

We've just noticed a rather strange problem with all the Task Lists we're running on our production server. When we open a task to edit it (in the default EditForm.aspx), any people fields present are ...
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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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How to find the user I need on people picker when several user have same name

We are using SP2013 on premise standard edition. In our Active Directory there are several users with same name (e.g. John Doe). When a user want to share some files or setup a workflow for John, ...
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Get the Manager Name of mutliple users selected from people picker field or in sharepoint workflow

I have one Person or group type of column called "Requestor" in my sharepoint list which allowed multiple selections[It can be input only one user or multi-user], now my intention is to do lookup for ...
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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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SharePoint people picker issue in IE9 and above

I have a requirement to set currently logged in user into people picker. so from code behind i get Current user and set it to people picker controller's comma separated account. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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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Set Different OU for different Site collections with Form Based Authentication

I've one web application with multiple site collections. My requirement is like this: Set different OU for different site collections. For example: Tenant1 refers OU1, Tenant2 refers OU2 and so on. ...
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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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People Picker in Infopath Forms acting Strange

Using an upgraded site collection (from 2010) in SharePoint Server 2013, we get inconsistent name resolution behavior inside of an infopath form surfaced by infopath forms services. The environment ...
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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 ...