A specific function of Search Services that returns only user account information as results.

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How to edit Fetched Properties field in SharePoint Designer?

I am getting an unknown error when trying to edit People Search Core Results in SharePoint, so i took to SharePoint Designer 2010 instead. The only problem I am having is I can't locate the Fetched ...
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People search results not reflecting profile

Our SharePoint 2010 site is back to synchronizing user attributes from Active Directory. On a few users I've tested by removing/changing their departments and after triggering a sync the profile is ...
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Mix two Result Sources in Search Results Web Part

This is my following scenario: MySite Host Site Collection with a custom page called peoplesearch.aspx peoplesearch.aspx has Refinement Panel, and Search Results Web Part (Search Box webpart is in ...
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Can we sort the SharePoint 2010 People search by LastName rather than Rank?

Can we sort the SharePoint 2010 People search by LastName rather than Rank? http://mysite-dev.local/default.aspx?k=LastName%3AZ*&v1=LastName is not working as expected. It is getting the desired ...
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Search Query WebPart to show people from a specified AD group

I was successfull in limiting my people results by user properties, but I am struggling to find a way to limit them by membership of a certain AD group. Is that even possible? The use case is this: I ...
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Slow people picker issue in large organisations.

What is recommended time for people picker in large org. E.g Users : 10000+, multiple forests/domains at different locations. Our current time is 3-10 secs depends on location and domain. What is ...
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PeopleSearch on Phone number

I am using SharePoint 2010, and have used UPS to import User Information from AD. The problem is the phone numbers are imported like this: +47 12 34 56 78. That is very good when displaying a number, ...
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Sharepoint Managed property not returning managers display name

guys I have a custom webpart ,Its an employee directory where I am using kql to retrieve results based on the criterion submitted by the user but there is a little problem i am facing , I have ...
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People search value not returning results

This is for SharePoint 2010. Hello, We have added a custom field to our People Search results called Foreign Languages. If you search for a person, the value shows up in the results. However, if ...
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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: ...
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SharePoint 2013 - People Search not showing all AD users

I have a People Search set up on my SharePoint site. The User Profile Sync service is set up to 'Use SharePoint Profile Synchronization'. About a week ago, all users were coming into SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - How to prioritise/highlight Managers in a Search Core People Search?

I am using People Search Core Results in Content Query Web Parts to display departmental staff directories. A request that comes up regularly from users is to be able to make the Team Leader or ...
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Add people result block to a site's osssearchresults.aspx result page

I'm attempting to add a result block (via query rule) to the top of the osssearchresults.aspx result page for contextual site searches that provides the same data as a Person Result would from the ...
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Excluding non-imported users from people search SP2010

The user profile service connection filter excludes any user accounts that don't have a custom 'user ID' attribute populated. Set-SPProfileServiceApplication $ups -GetNonImportedObjects $true ...
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Getting Value from PeoplePicker / PeopleEditor

I'm Trying to create a new formulary in a new Asp page on my sharepoint site. So i need a field that can search all users and select one. I Saw on several forums that the best controls are ...
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Searchbox watermark

Is it possible to change the watermark in Search box input? How can I do it? Actually I want to redirect all my search to the searchcenter,at the same time i need ...
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People search blank until page refreshed

On a recent installation users have reported that when searching for someone the results page is initially blank when they click on "People" in Search Center to filter results by people rather than ...
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Unable To Change Font With CSS In People Search Core Results

So I made a custom People Search that displays user's information in a table view. Now I need to be able to customize the font of all that user information so that it can be printed and read easily. ...
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How to make People Search Core Results Sortable

I have read several articles showing how to change the sort in XSL. What I would like to have are sortable headers, so that users can choose Ascending/Descending/None. Another option I would be ...
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Problem Customizing People Refinement Panel

I am creating a web part page that uses People Search Core Results and People Refinement Panel to display our People Search in table view. The problem I am having is that my People Refinement Panel ...
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Search ignoring all numeric search

We are running SharePoint 2013 and are trying to use the people search to find employees by their employee ID number. The column has been indexed in SharePoint and if we search using the syntax ...
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People suggestion not working on environment

an ootb sharepoint search box script web part stopped giving us suggestions on staging environment, what I was able to find in logs were these 2 things: 09/20/2013 10:58:31.68 ...
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Custom user profile property

I have enabled search and in People search when I try to search people belonging to a particular department or unit, I couldn't get the search results because department is a custom property. I have ...
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Force My Sites Sync Of New AD Info

So I have noticed that my My Sites profiles will sometimes be less accurate then my People Search in SharePoint. Is there a way to force My Sites to sync up with the new information in my Active ...
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Display names for AD Groups

I just want to know, if it is possible to set a "Display Name" for AD Groups? E.g.: in a people picker field i find "domain\division1_group" but we want "Division 1" displayed in the people picker ...
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Sharepoint people picker in List Definition

I have created a people picker in list definition. When I add an item to a list it is showing the domain\username. But I want firstname, lastname. For example Santosh, Kumar <Field ...
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Get AD users in sharepoint people picker

Hi I want to fetch the Ad group users in sharepoint. Below is the code where i can get the sharepoint group. but how can we get Ad group private SPFieldUserValueCollection ...
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External Identity Manager in people search in SP 2010?

In case of profile synchronization in people search in SP 2010 do the default choice for External Identity manager i.e. SharePoint Synchronization in the image uses Forefront Identity Manager (FIM)? ...
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Understand specific SharePoint 2010 People search results?

How can I dig deeper into why SharePoint Server 2010 is giving specific results on people search? Here is the specific scenario I am looking at: When I perform a People search for "jerry" (without ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search REST API - Search for people and groups

I want to build an autocomplete field in javascript (like the 'Person or Group' field in sharepoint library). What is the best method to populate the field with suggestions ?
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Can I insert multiple People Search Core Result Web Parts on the same page?

I have created a department page displaying a gallery of staff along with a few select fields from their user profile. I successfully used a People Search Core Results web part with a Fixed Keyword ...
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People Search Sort by Most match

I search for "Matt" and I get Mathew, Matt, Montreal, Mott, McDonald, Marcy, Maly, Hatti" What? yes, I am serious So I added Sort by last name (How do we add Sort By Last Name on People Search?) ...
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Question about SharePoint my site keyword

I am wondering if any of you know what LTE stands for? I received an email from our SharePoint site suggesting that I use the keyword LTE in my site profile. When I did a search for my answer I found ...
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How to exclude Admin Acounts from People Search Result

I would like to remove all the Admin accounts from People Search results. I have seen several ways to do it. I didn't want to add a new field in the AD to indicate whether the account is an admin ...
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How to limit the related search in people search results page

The built-in People core results web part includes a link in the section for each person to show more results by the same person. We want to designate the scope of the 'also by' query so we can ...
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Apple Users can't view my site profiles because URL's are machine name

Currently we have a staff directory using the People Search Results page type. The problem is our intranet is set up so the url uses the machinename. We'll call my 'intranet' for the purposes here. ...
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Search user with firstname instead of lastname

When i try to search people in AD or SharePoint, i don't get results on there firstname. I always need to give either fullname or lastname. Is there a way do get John Doe as result for both, "John" ...
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Search Query Filtering User Profile information

So i'm trying to figure out how to filter search results to show those users who have certian fields of their user profile as a specific value. For example...i have an employeestatus field and it is ...
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Edit options in 'Sort by' box of People Search Results

Like the title says, is there a way to edit the Sort By options for the People Search Results page. Currently the options are 'Default', 'Social Distance', and 'Name'. I'm assuming this is going to ...
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Search finds too many users

I have a problem with the SharePoint search crawler for user profiles - it finds/indexes too many user profiles, and I don't understand why. The user profile service application synchronizes around ...
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People picker finds group, then says no exact match found

I'm trying to add a group to a document library to give them permission to see it. If I type the group name and ask SP to check it, it says No exact match was found If I search the address book it ...
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How do we add Sort By Last Name on People Search?

This may be a simple question but I am having a hard time figure out how to add Last Name on Sort by in People search. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thank you for reading. //Update - tried ...
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People Search lastname begins with letter

While using People Search with a specific letter (default.aspx?k=LastName:s), it will show all people where the lastname contains the letter "s". How can I change this showing all people where the ...
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SharePoint 2010 people search results recent content showing no results

What are the dependencies for having the "By username" actually work and show recent content within the people search results? I'm assuming the recent content is not just my site content but ALL ...
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Search people not find any user

I have not configured Enterprise serarch but normal search. When I go to My Site at the top of the page there is a textbox which contain "Search fo persons". When I enter a username and press enter no ...
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Change results page for a people search web part

I've created a search centre sub site within my main site collection that I'm using for search results pages. I've changed the target for search results in Search Settings to point to my new search ...
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Filter People and Group column using [Me]

Our list has a people and group column (called Users) which we want to filter using [Me]. It works when the field only contains individual users, but when the field contains a group (either SP group ...
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Search Refinement Panel

How can I get the preferred name of the "People:Manager"-crawled property in the search refinement panel instead of domain\Accountname? I mapped a mananaged property to this crawled property but only ...
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Index manager in search

I want to get the manager of the user in the refinement panel. I already got department there but with manager i have a problem. I isn't even indexed on a full crawl. I use the Fast Search Tool to ...
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How to remove Duplicated values in People search box webpart Fast Search 2010?

when i am search on PeopleResults.aspxpage at that bind duplicated values on People search box webpart. i am checking every properties on that webpart.but nothing to worked. Here is screenshot : ...