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

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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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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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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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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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Admin account appearing in People Search Results

I have created a Staff Directory by using the "People Search Results" page available in SP 2010. I followed these instructions: ...
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How to show AD Contacts in the SP2010 people picker

is it possible to have the SharePoint 2010 people picker show AD Contacts. We have sub contractors & some full time staff listed as contacts in AD, in order to have their contact information ...
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How to get Local User Accounts listed in People Search?

I have created a development environment for my SharePoint 2010 installation. I have all the basic features I need working including site searches. I have added an Enterprise Search page into my ...
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Remove user from search list

I want to remove a user from user search list. How can this be done in SharePoint 2007? I have already tried to user below settings, But I could able to add under contributor group afte few days!!1 GO ...
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People Result Sorting Issue in SharePoint 2013

We are trying to sort people result so the when users search for a user name, for example John, we should see the result sorted by last name in ascending order: John A John B John C ....etc So in a ...
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Custom paging in Company Directory Sharepoint 2013

I've create a Company Directory just like the picture has shown below. And I want to make some small change to paging of the default list of SP 2013 as description in picture. Is there any way to do ...
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peopleresult page - hide users if displayname is blank or has certain word

Is there a way hide results (people's record) that does not have a name in the display name or display name has certain words from the peopleresult page?
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Hide Everything in dropdown Search in SP2013? [duplicate]

I am working in SP2013, I have enterprise search. In the drop down I want to hide the "Everything" and "People" options. Example: In Site Collection Administrator Settings -> Enter a Search Center ...
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hide “everything” in sharepoint search in SharePoint 2013

I configured enterprise search in SP2013,i want to hide "Every thing" and "Videos" options,can any one help on this.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Search only on User profile properties

I created a custom people search, with custom user profile properties. Everything works OK in the search unless it sometimes shows a "wrong" result. When I search "John", I also get other users who ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Issues - Scope not working!

I'm having some issues with Search and Search Scopes. Basically I have created a Search Center site and linked it to my site collection in Site Settings->Search Settings. But it doesn't seem to be ...
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Script or Code to import from AD to Sharepoint Group All users

I'm looking for a script or code to make Sharepoint know 'bout users from active directory.. I have 3 domains and People Picker sees people but cannot resolve that (suggest only).. I read in many ...
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People Search returns 404 on a clean install

I have a clean install of SharePoint 2010. Normal search is working fine (It is hitting the url /_layouts/OSSSearchResults.aspx?k=test&cs=This%20Site&u=http%3A%2F%2Faf007841. When I use the ...
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People Search result scoping

I have a server farm for three organisations (unfortunately they are all sharing the same user profile service app). There are three web apps with site collections (one web app with a site coll per ...
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Edit People template on results.aspx

How can I customize, or at least identify, which is the template used in the results.aspx page? On peopleresults.aspx, which is the page shown when selecting tab "People", the template is ...
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How to hide options in drop down in sharepoint search 2013?

I want to hide EveryThing and Conversations in the drop down,can any one please help on this. Thanks in advance
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Problem with adding a custom managed property in the People Search Hover Panel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (+ Sharepoint Designer 2013). We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone book" and it's working really well and I managed to customize the ...
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SharePoint 2010 People Search without User Profile Service

I have a requirement where I need to enable people search in "My Sites" page from AD without the help of user profile service. Because we have a restriction at client/customer side to use User Profile ...
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associating a “People or Group” column with a group that contain Everyone will not autocomplete any users

I have created a group named "Intranet Visitors" that contain Everyone as follow:- Then i associated a site column of type "People or Group" with the security group, as follow:- but now when i ...
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SharePoint 2013 - People Picker with multiple Domains

At at the momentent I´m investigating a problem with the people picker in my new domain. Environment: Old: OldDomain.com New: NewServiceDomain.root.com (For Serviceaccounts) and ...
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SP2013 People Search: Mapping User Profile Property “Office” to Managed Properties?

In our current SP2013 project, we're using AD Import to import data from the AD to the user profiles. Now I want to add some more information from the user profile to the search results of the people ...
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Search by company in Enterprise search and add drop down box to list company

I'm stuck with these issues in SharePoint 2013 Enterprise. I have been able to configure a Search Schema to import data from AD company entry. This part works, but I can't search for the company name ...
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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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How to exclude farm, admin, crawl etc. accounts from the people search result page?

I am using sp2013. I have a page with a search result webpart. It shows all users. It is also possible to search for a user. I see there in the results also the farm, admin etc accounts. How can I ...
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Need help with a “People Directory”

I'm working on creating a People Directory for my SharePoint site. Instead of having to constantly going to My Sites to get everyone's info, I would create a simple table that would display contact ...
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How to add a link to Outlook on email in people result search?

I display the email of person when I search people. I want to add a link to Outlook on email in people result search. I want to know if it's possible?
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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People Crawl no longer working, web service redirecting to Login

Our People Crawl had been working for awhile and recently after installing SP1 in our environments it seems that the People Crawl has been failing. The accounts still have the proper permissions, our ...