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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hotfix for problem with SharePoint PeopleEditor in IE-9

is there a hotfix for problem with PeopleEditor in IE-9? http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/pl-PL/sharepoint2010general/thread/90b3835c-6754-4bb6-9fd4-b74f16f236ff Exception Details: ...
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How Can I Use the SharePoint People Picker Control in my Custom Web Part?

I need to add a people picker control to my custom web part. SharePoint has an OOB people picker control (which provides suggestions while typing into the control). Is there a way to use the OOB ...
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PowerShell: Update People Picker Field with domain\Username

I'm trying to get this to work in PowerShell: $spListItem[$ppField] = "domain\username" $spListItem.Update() This gives me the following error: Exception calling "Update" with "0" ...
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SharePoint 2013 default people picker

I'm working on a custom form that uses a people picker. I started by using InfoPath to customize the form. Of course when I did this SharePoint stopped using the nice people picker field that provides ...
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Adding a user or group to a SharePoint group

I have a custom PeoplePicker which has SelectionSet = "User,SecGroup". I want to add all entities within this PeoplePicker (which can be a SharePoint user, AD group/user) into a proper SPGroup. How ...
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Peoplepicker returning with “No exact match was found” for a 1-way trust

Problem: When selecting an user in the peoplepicker, and posting the page to the server, an error is returned that the user cannot be found (No exact match was found). This happens when a task is to ...
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How to get full login name from people picker using object model?

Using the object model, I've retrieved the value from a people picker using standard method, and it returns a string value like this: 1#Username I have a problem with this because I was ...
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FBA and the People Picker

I have Windows and Forms Based Authentication enabled for my Web Application. All three web.configs (Central Admin, Security Token Service and Application) are correctly configured to use a custom ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013: AD users not found on people/user picker, but they shows up only in Central Admin site

I'm having problem with my SharePoint 2013 people picker. It doesn't shows any AD users at all. But strangely, when I pick/search people in its Central Administration site, all my AD users are shown. ...
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Get the ID and Name from multiple Client side People pickers to store in a list

I have a form which contains 3 client side people pickers, i use the following JS to produce the People Pickers // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function ...
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Create SP People Picker on the client-side

I would like to know if there is a way to generate a SharePoint 2010 People picker control just with JavaScript. Imagine that I am doing a Windows 8 App, I would like to create that control ...
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ResolvePrincipal vs SearchPrincipal

So I'm attempting to write something to mimic sharepoint's people picker. I was originally using Utility.ResolvePrincipal with some success, but it was only returning me a single user (obviously). So, ...
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How to hide columns in new and edit form

I want to know how to hide columns in new and edit form. I will place text in that column through workflow. I just want to see that column in Display form. I know that is possible with SP Designer, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 People picker not working in Google Chrome

I have a page with a custom webpart, the webpart has many fields and at the end it has a people picker. The people picker popup opens correctly and I can select users inside, however they values ...
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How to resolve full names from a Person or Group column (that contains multiple entries) in a designer workflow

I have a custom list with a custom content type, with a workflow, on SharePoint 2007 as outlined in this other StackExchange question. I'm using a Person or Group typed column to contain a list of ...
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How to Modify / Create Custom People Editor Dialog ?

I want to Modify the Default People picker properties as Shown below. I want to hide the Highlighted Columns in the below image. Does anybody know how can I do this using C#? I can modify it or do I ...
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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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Powershell: Populate a Multi-Value People Picker via CSOM

I'm currently working on a script to update a SharePoint list in a 2013 Dedicated environment. One of the fields on the list is a Multi-Valued 'People Picker' field and I can't figure out how to ...
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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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Resolve people picker before presave

I have a function in presave that takes the user name in the people picker available on the form and do some business logic. After completion of script the actual save function is called. The issue ...
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REST expand people column

I have a list with a people column called AssignedTo. I'm making a rest call: .../_api/web/Lists/GetByTitle('listname')/Items?$expand=AssignedTo&$select=*,AssignedTo/Title Which is ...
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People Picker:’ Select People and Groups’ finder doesn’t find users from site collection

Environments(test/production): Production: • MOSS 2007 Ent. SP2 (2008 r2 x64) • 1x App(2008 r2 x64) • 2x WFE(2008 r2 x64) • 1x SQL 2008 (2008 r2 x64) • Profile import will find users ...
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How to default a Person FormField in New Form Template?

Without using any addons, has anyone discovered a way to set a default value for a <SharePoint:FormField> where the field is a Person/Group? We'd like to default a field on our newform to the ...
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Raw HTML content in editing controls using IE9

After updating the browser to IE9 (I used IE7 before), weird things happen when working on MOSS2007. When trying to edit content (a wiki entry for example), the textarea for editing shows raw HTML ...
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improve People Picker search on a claims-based-authentification server (forms-based; FBA)

Long story short: On a SharePoint 2010 Server solution, which is using forms-based-authentification only, I want that the people picker search dialog works like any other usable search. Rightnow it ...
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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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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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Permissions required to sync SP Calendar with Outlook

I would like to create a Calendar in SharePoint (I think is SP 2007) for my team where I can see the member workloads by specifying in the "People Selector" field the name of the person. The problem ...
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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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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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People Picker and FBA - partial functionality

So I've read a number of other questions on this topic and believe my situation is different. I have a web application with Forms Authentication. It is configured in the web.config files of central ...
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People Picker attempts to use claim based authentication but the web application authentication provider is classic / windows

We recently in-place upgraded our sharepoint 2007 to sharepoint 2010. We were using Windows authentication in the 2007 environment and wish to continue doing so in the 2010 environment. The ...
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How can I customise the image displayed in the claim picker?

I have got several custom claim providers which provide search and resolve functionality to the orgin sources of various incoming claims to our SharePoint 2010 farm. I was wondering if anyone knew ...
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How to force sharepoint to stop returning search results for defunct claims provider?

I had installed a custom claims provider, and used it to search for and add some users via the claims picker. Now, I have removed the claims provider, and via powershell, removed the corresponding ...
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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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SharePoint People Picker search only from Active Directory

In sharepoint, when we search for users using "People Picker", it fetches the users from "User Information List" as well as Active Directory. Now, the issue is that, if we disable a user in Active ...
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How can i add a Person and Group control to Workflow Initiation From in SharePoint Designer 2010 x64

For some reason there is no Person and Group type in Add Field dialog on workflow's Initiation Form creation process in SharePoint Designer 2010. I assume it should be there as it shown in screenshot ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Configure People Picker columns (add/remove)

How it is possible to configure the Sharepoint 2010 People Picker? I want ot remove the column [Mobile Number] and add a column with the normal Phone Number. Thanks in advance!
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Active Directory users not getting resolved in a FBA enabled site

I have configured forms authentication on a web application. FBA users can be used to access the website but NTLM users not getting resolved. Because of this I cannot use AD users in SharePoint. I ...
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Display results sorted by name in SharePoint 2007 people picker?

When searching through the people picker, results are sorted by their account name and not by their display name. Is there any way to change this behavior?
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Getting Sid from PeoplePicker

I'm trying to get Sid values for picker entities.. PickerEntity does not have any Sid field.. I can check every PickerEntity find the type (i.e. user, group) then load SPUser etc to get the Sid. Is ...
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How to add people picker in app part(sharepoint hosted app)

I am new to SharePoint, I have created a people picker app in sharepoint 2013 and it is working fine. But now I want to add it to the app part, how can I do it? I am not getting any clue.
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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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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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No Matching Names in people picker, but browse dialog works just fine

I'm making a user control for a master page, and I want to include a People Picker (PeopleEditor) control for selecting a single user that will be associated with the control. Everything is coming out ...
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SP2010 PeoplePicker(PeopleEditor) for Mobile Device

I want to use a PeoplePicker or a PeopleEditor on Mobile Devices(via browser, under SharePoint Mobile View) just like on a desktop browser. Firstly, I tried to add the PeopleEditor control in code ...
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Display User Profile Picture next to Welcome Menu?

I want to display the user profile picture next to the Welcome Menu in the top right and I have it working after following Erik Swenson's blog but it doesn't seem to be working on My Sites. This is ...
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How can I remove a single entry from a multiple People and Groups field via workflow?

Using a workflow (and anything else Middle Tier including scripting), can you remove a single name from a multiple-user Person or Groups field? I'm toying with the idea of a "subscription" model: ...
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How do I get the username from a PeoplePicker control using jQuery?

I have a form where I used a People Picker control. I would like to get the username entered into a people picker control using jQuery. Please suggest?