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SiteUsers.GetByEmail() returns user not found error

I have a custom webpart in which I get the SPUser object from email address, see the code below. It was working fine for like an year now , but since yesterday it gives a "User cannot be found" error. ...
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Creating Array “get_users” returns Array with Null or Undefined Value

I'm pulling user data, saving that to an array, and then using that array to pull in additional values from PeopleManager. The problem is (at least so far) my array has a blank value in it that I can'...
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How to know the exact loginname of the user who operates as system account?

If current logged user operates as "System Account", SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser.LoginName will return "sharepoint\system", so I want to know the exact loginname of the user. Here is what I ...
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move-spuser fails because get-spuser wont verify account

The get-spuser giving me following error get-spuser You must specify a valid user object or user identity. What to do next? I added foreach but that's not helping foreach ($sc in $webapp.sites) { ...
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SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser does not work on subsite level?

I am using SPServices to get current user like this: var user = $().SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser(); This works fine in the main site, but when I use the same line of code in subsite, I get: ...
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Get Multi user value from another list in infopath

Could anybody please help me to resolve this issue? I've designed an InfoPath form, with some controls. I have a second list which has the values like this If the current user trying to see a saved ...
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Add user to SPGroup not working properly

I have wrote following code to add users to SharePoint group. It works fine and add user to the group first time. But if I remove the user from site manually and re run the app there is no exception ...
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ADD user to group : Acces Denied in runwithElevated (UserAccountDirectoryPath restriction)

Hello I have a problem for adding users to a group in SharePoint 2010 I have a restriction of Users OU path (Active Directory) with the SPSite.UserAccountDirectoryPath on my SPSite. Programmatically ...
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The specified user could not be found." with EnsureUser with Powershell

I was trying to get a user with EnsureUser to make sure that if the user doesn't exists on the site collection, it is added right away. Write-Host "LoginName" $usernameau #this prints mydomain/...
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Move-spuser doesn't replace user

In sharepoint 2013 i need to replace a user by an other. For this i use: Move-SPUser -Identity "DOMAIN\JaneDoe" -NewAlias "Domain\JaneSmith" -IgnoreSID I give permission on a site to JaneDoe ...
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Convert user id to user name in a single rest query that gets list items

So I get some items from a list via a rest query, and in the Creator field I get an ID. I want to display the name of the user and not the ID. Calling the GetUserByID isn't an option because it might ...
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Issues with SPPrincipals on SP2013

I'm having some troubles with getting SPPrincipals, was hoping if anybody would point me to the right direction. Here is the scoop: I need to grant permissions to SPItem. I get SPUser: SPUser user =...
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How to programatically change the login name of an SPUser

I'm facing a problem with Sharepoint as I must change the Login name of my users. I'm in a claim based installation and I decide to use GUID as unique identifier. By Sharepoint PowerShell I found how ...
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SPUser.Groups is empty

I have an SPUser object generated from the currently logged in user via SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser however user.Groups is coming back empty. I checked the group, the user is in the group. ...
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How to know SPUser.LoginName is System Account?

I am trying get the Modified By column value. And I want to check my PeoplePicker control contains the value same as the Modified By column value. I am stuck in the problem that Modified By column'...
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SPUser field is returning only ID in REST

I have my multi-value SPUser field in my list. When accessing it via REST, I am only able to retrieve the ID of the SPUsers. In the result of the REST, the SPUser field was also appended by an Id in ...
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How to remove user from Sharepoint Group using JavaScript?

I want to add and remove user to/from Office 365 Group. I tried using C# code but got error : "User does not exist or is not unique". After searching on the web I can't find solution.So i tried ...
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Update User Value in List Item with Powershell

I have a column in a list that holds the Sharepoint ID of a user (as a string.) I have a script that takes that ID and grabs the SPUser object. I would like to update the value of another column as ...
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Copy Person item value to another site

Which is the best way to copy item with person column to another site ? Situation: I have source site A and destination site B with the same structured custom list. I have to copy item from A to B. ...
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Using EnsureUser with ADFS

I am trying to take some users and author them to list item posts. The SPWeb.EnsureUser() method works fine on a server only utilizing AD, but not one that is using ADFS. Here is my attempt at ...
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Issue regarding string representation of SPUser object in SharePoint 2013

I am facing an issue in SharePoint 2013 regarding string representation of SPUser object. I am migrating my SharePoint site from SharePoint 2010 platform to SharePoint 2013 platform. I have a code, ...
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How do I convert SPUser to SPFieldUser?

I have a field in a list that accepts an SPFieldUser object. I have an SPUser object that I would like to populate that field with, but I cannot implicitly convert from one to the other. How would I ...
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Compare two SPUser variable

I validate two SPUser values inside if condition. Both SPUser variables have values when my program runs, but when both SPUser values are same my app runs and enter inside if condition. Ideally it ...
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Error in Web.EnsureUser(user) :- User Not Found

Hey Friends I am trying to develop a web part in that I am fetching the user name. But doing this I am getting the error that User cannot be found. But the main thing is that in the line where I ...
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Convert this display name to SPUser

How to convert this display name to SPUser type. My input is Sivakumar, Piratheban (ext)(domain\user)
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how to remove user from sharepoint Farm

I want to remove a user from SharePoint from all Web applications in SharePoint Farm. Like the user has never existed! is ti possible? I see there many users that don't exists in AD anymore. But I ...
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No Email in SPUser Object on Site Collection Level?

I am facing the issue that I do not have a value for email in SPUser object on Site Collection level but in Subsites. I tried web.EnsureUser as well, which loads the user correctly (-1# issue) but ...
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How to Get all SharePoint SpUsers from SpFarm with C#

How to get a list of all users in a certain Farm in SharePoint by code? Is there any away to do that without must iterate every SPgroup in every SPWeb in every WEApp?
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Get SPUser by passing Email address

i have an Email address of particular user. Now i want the SP username of that particular email address programatically. Thanks.
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How to give different permission programmatically on Document Library for different group users?

I have document library & 3 groups(AdminGroup,Reviewer,Distributor). I have already give a permission on groups, AdminGroup has Full Control, Reviewer has Reader & Distributor has None : ...
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How to set a UserMulti field via a UserField Control?

I have a list similar to the usual Tasks Sharepoint List and I introduced the field assigned to as a multi user field like this (I have read somewhere that with Mult option should always be set to ...
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Adding users to a Form-based authentication site

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013. I have created an Extranet where Active Directory and Form based users could log in (multi mode). I need to add users to this site via a windows service. My ...
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Bind all users of office 365 except system users using C#

How to bind all the users of Sharepoint(office 365) except system users like : "System Account", "NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users", "_SPOCacheFull", "YLO001_spocrwl_142_11094". I want only ...
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How do I restrict access to a particular page in SharePoint?

I want two pages from my site to be restricted from viewers until its contents are thoroughly checked by my team. How do I accomplish this? Thank you very much!
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Get User Profile from email address

I was using SPUtility.ResolvePrincipal to resolve the email address but it only seems to work if the user is already in the User Information List. Is there any way I can resolve users based on email ...
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Get SPUser information

I am trying to get a user's information off of SharePoint. I can see the user's information through the UI when I click their name. I can add them to groups and sites freely. But no matter what I ...
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Remove user from SPFieldUserValueCollection

I have a "person or group" type column in my calendar list as "Participants". I need to add and remove users from this column. Adding users works fine. When trying to remove a user it does not get ...
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Set-SPUser - not valid user object - 19;#username - powershell

I'm trying to add users to a custom "responsible" group that have the same permissions as owners group. I'm getting member from a list in SP (people and group). $Responsible = ...
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Sharepoint 2013 c# customise field data depending on user connected properties

I have some specific need here, and i don't know how to approach it. I explain : I have a SharePoint list to which i am adding a field in feature activated event reciever. I am adding a 3 choices ...
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Determine if SPPrincipal is SPUser, SPGroup or AD User

Context I have a List<SPPrincipal> that is a mix of SPGroup, SPUser and AD Users. Problem I'm trying to find out how to determine if an SPPrincipal I have is an SPUser, SPGroup or an AD user....
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Trying to get user's manager: Getting SPServiceContext with SiteSubscriptionId of {00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000}

I am trying to get a user's manager with this code: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPriviliges(delegate { SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Site.Url); SPServiceContext context = ...
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Display SPUser Information on an application page

I have an application page (SP2010) where I have a SPUser object (the current user), now I would like to display this SPUser as an Hyperlink on the apsx, linked to his UserProfilePage (userdisp.aspx) ...
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How to get from DirectoryEntry to SPuser

I need to get the SPuser for a partcular directory entry. What I need to do is get all the users from an AD group and give them permissions to a list item. The code is: SearchResult result = ...
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How to find permission level for specific user using visual studio?

How to find permission level for specific user in site collection and subsite using visual studio?
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Restrict full control user to view a particular page

I have a sharepoint site http://spp/sitepages/page2.aspx I have a group called "Group1" with full control. There are two users "User1" and "User2". So both the users will have full control and both ...
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How do I get SPUser Object?

I'm unable to get SPUsers/user. As an example I have here a User (Approver): <User ID=\"31\" Sid=\"\" Name=\"Approver\" LoginName=\"i:0#.w|domain\\approver\" Email=\"approver@domain.se\" Notes=\"...
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Email property is empty on SPUser object, how to fill?

I have a piece of code which gets the email address of a SPUser object. The email property is empty. Where I can fill the email address of this user? Is it in SharePoint or somewhere in AD? I dont ...
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Unable to get user field value in event receiver's afterproperties

I have a document library in which there is one field approver (multi - value). There is an event receiver for item updating of the document library that I want to validate user while changing the ...
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Check user read access to a particular list item

I need to check if a user has read level access to a particular list Item. What would be the best approach 1) listItem.DoesUserHavePermissions(currentUser, SPBasePermissions.ViewListItems); //here ...
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SPFieldUserValue User is null

I have a list in which I can also view the version of each item. Suppose I have an item ItemX which has been modified by UserX, I then delete UserX and try to view the version item of ItemX which had ...