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

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Search Scopes Depending on User Profiles

I had created 2 User Profiles one for Intranet and one for Extranet .Now when i am using profile search in my sites( i had created separate web applications for my sites for users depending on their ...
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People Search Result based on column value within a list

I have a list called New Starters which is populated with the name of everyone that has started within the previous 2 weeks. The name is entered into a Person or Group column type. There is also a Yes ...
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Nickname search results in Everything Vertical SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 provides us the nice, built-in feature of Nickname search on the People vertical. It works really well. As seen in below screen shot. Now, on the Everything vertical first do not ...
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Can I have People Search without using My Sites?

I have a request to create a custom employee directory. I plan to use search display templates linking to a custom profile page. I'm making the following assumptions: I have to setup My Sites (...
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SharePoint 2010 People Picker Issues

I recently performed a database attach upgrade from a SharePoint 2003 system to SharePoint 2007, then up to SharePoint 2010. Everything is running well, for the most part. But one of our biggest ...
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Search. Sorting and grouping data in search results

We are planning an implementation of SharePoint 2010 Server (Enterprise) Portal. One of requested features is People Search Center. It should: Have ability to search by different keywords (name, ...
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Replace default search box in SharePoint 2010 with custom one

On every new SharePoint 2010 site you get the default search box (In the MasterPage) that allows you to just do a normal search. I would like to replace this with some item that will allow you to ...
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People Search Query - Need to Filter Out External/Groups

I have this general people query running: {SearchBoxQuery} ContentClass=urn:contentclass=spspeople I'm getting everything though. External users and groups, including meeting rooms. I'm new to ...
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Adding Skills in search Refinement Panel displays GUID along with actual values

I need to add Skills as a part of the Refinement panel and so I have used RefinableString100 pointed to ows_taxId_SPShSkills that stored the users skills. The refiner is added but along with the ...
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Exclude service accounts from the people finder (search)

I have a People Finder page which uses the Search Results webpart, I'm wanting to exclude all service accounts from the search results, how can I achieve this without manually inputting all the ...
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SharePoint 2013 people search hover panel customisation

We have a SharePoint 2013 intranet portal. When I search for a Employee in people search (let's say I'm searching for HR Manager) the people search hover panel displays the documents authored by that ...
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How to add mobile phone number to people search results?

I'm trying to add some more information to the peopleresults.aspx. I tried to follow the instructions here but I get an undefined error for the has_mPhone variable. Is there something wrong is ...
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Sorting Not Working in the Search Results Web Part in SharePoint 2013

I noticed that the Web Part itself has a “Show Sort Dropdown” option. This is turned off by default but I’ve just noticed that that it is still functioning behind the scenes. Hence the default JSON ...
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sps3:// The object was not found

SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Issue 2 WFEs 3 APP servers 2 Distributed Cache Servers We are trying to crawl sps3://mysites.mydomain.com and we get the following error in the crawl log: The ...
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SP2013, When I click on a username I got the error “User not found”

I am using SP2013. I have created a new page. On this page I have a search textbox and a search result web part. In this search result web part you see default all users. So it is filtered on users. ...
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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: http://www.chakkaradeep.com/post/Put-People-First-%E2%80%93-Building-a-...
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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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How to make the People search query matching less restrictive and 'smarter'?

Our client has a People directory set up on SP2013 on premises. We are getting complaints that employees who try to find colleagues by searching on their name (usually the first name) don’t get any ...
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How to get userId from _spPageContextInfo into SharePoint 2013 Rest Search api?

I want to use SharePoint 2013 rest api to get user data but using the search API. I realize I need to first find the user record from the people content type. The only information I have by default ...
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ShP2013 - Employee Directory filter (only from specific domain)

I have Employee Directory which shows all employees, rooms etc. but I want to have in my search results only people from "specific domain: mydomain.com". How I can do that?
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People Results some users is not visible

I have a custom aspx page with a searchbox and a people result webpart. Some of my profiles (users) is visible but some of them are not visible. They are only visible when i search for their name in ...
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Use people results to show only users having access to current site collection

We've an Office365 site with more than 30K people using it, and we are using people search to show these users. This shows all the users in the tenant. But we need to show only people having access to ...
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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 dropdown(people,Conversation,...
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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 item_person....
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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 ...