Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison.

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Synchronize SharePoint 2013 Calender with Microsoft Exchange Server

How to do two-way Synchronization between SharePoint 2013 Calender with Microsoft Exchange Server?
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Synchronize user profile service with SQL Server Database

I have a web application that has user credentials stored in SQL Server database(Form Based Authentication). I need to synchronize the user profile service application with the SQL Server database. ...
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Provisioning User Profile Service - Will not start

I've been following Spence Harbar's guide for setting up a multi-tenant install of SharePoint 2013 in a testing environment. I am following his 2010 Guide but replaced the Search Service script with ...
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Synchronisation Service doesn't update Job Title

A user's Job Title field isn't updating in the User Profile (and therefore an old value is showing-up in the People Search). Interestingly, I can see the Job Title property changing when I view it ...
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Blog Posts list Connect to Outlook disabled

I´m on SharePoint 2010, IE10 "Connect to Outlook" Button is disabled on blog post list. I noticed, that in some type of Lists this option is disabled even if site feature "Offline Synchronization for ...
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Add new synchronization connection - NeedsFullImport Error

We are trying to setup a new sychronization connection on Sharepoint 2013 however after having filled in our account details and selecting User OU's, when pressing OK the following error is displayed ...
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Outlook 2013 calendar SharePoint 2013 integration

I'm trying synchronize the calendar from Outlook 2013 to SharePoint 2013. In SharePoint 2010 this was easy, just overlay calendar for team group. But, in SharePoint 2013 it is harder. How can it be ...
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People picker not working after machine rename Foundation 2010

Silly me forgot to rename my foundations 2010 test server's machine name prior to installing SharePoint. I used STSAdmin to perform a server-rename after changing the machine name, but now local users ...
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Automated one way list column sync to another list on a different SharePoint 2010 environment?

Do you know of a way to accomplish a one way sync of certain columns from one list to another list on a different SharePoint 2010 environment? For example: Certain columns change or new items are ...
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How exactly do SharePoint 2010 List Views behave?

I was under the assumption that once I create a list, I can drop it on as many sites/pages I wanted and they would behave as views of the original list and stay in sync. In other words, If I were to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and Exchange 2010 : synchronization

I'm starting to use Sharepoint 2013 and trying to synchronize tasks with Exchange (we have an Exchange 2010) by clicking on the "Sync to Outlook" button in my profile. But I get the followed error: ...
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Linking a folder in a SharePoint site to a separate SharePoint site folder

I'm trying to link a folder containing an array of files to another folder in a separate Sharepoint site, so that two different business units can use. It is important as we want to keep our files up ...
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Easiest way to sync branding files in all site collection

I am using sharepoint 2013 on premise. I am working on an interesting project where we have created re-usable branding by separating color.css and all other css. For each site collection, 3 css files ...
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Looking to send data from our team site to our public site Sharepoint 2013

So we have a teamsite, and a public site. I want an option in our teamsites document library to be able to send that document to the public site's document library in a specific folder. Like, if I ...
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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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FIM throwing massive errors on AD Synchronization

since 5 days we are running into massive errors, when our AD synch is running. The error code from the event viewer looks like this: EventID 6801 The extensible extension returned an unsupported ...
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FIM Synchronization Service doesn't start

Having problems with FIM Sychronization Service, its fails to start with following message in Application logs The server encountered an unexpected error and stopped. "BAIL: MMS(9948): ...
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Get ContentType in ItemAdding Event Handler

I need to change a field in the item being added based on its content type. This needs to happen before the item has been added - hence ItemAdding event receiver. Using ItemAdded is no good since the ...
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Powershell scripts: Create user profile synchronization service using sharepoint active directory

In sharepoint 2013 I have to create user profile synchronization connection using sharepoint active directory through scripts. I have created the user profile service using powershell after that is ...
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request timed out error while creating User profile service application after long time

in order to configure my sites in sharepoint 2013, we need to start user profile synchronization service. while starting that service it should populate user profile application. for me it is not ...
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List linked to Tables in MS Access: Can't update Lists from Access Only Memo/Text Fields

So I have an Access database where I have re-created the tables as SharePoint lists, and then use the MS Access linked table manager to connect. Everything is fine as it should be, only when I go to ...
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Master Projects in SharePoint without Project Server

We have MS Project plans and synchronise them to SharePoint tasklists. When working offline with MS Project we are able to do a masterplan and manage resource access and dependencies between ...
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Can't sync MS Project with Project Task List

As the title says I'm not able to sync my MS Project plan with a SharePoint Task List. I created the list and synced it, then I made some changes and want to sync again, which throws the following ...
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Getting Information About Deleted Item from GetListItemChangesSinceToken

When calling GetListItemChangesSinceToken, and processing deletions, the data returned looks like this; <Changes ...
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Live-sync MSSQL DB <--> Sharepoint List

My experience with SharePoint is not really sophisticated so please bear with me. What I want to do is setting up a live-sync between a SharePoint list and a database table. This live-sync should be ...
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How to reduce the number of user profiles reported

My user profile service was reporting 1,000 or so users before i reprovisioned but after i did that i did a sync with out my exclusion filters set on teh connection to my AD and it imported in an ...
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Managed Metadata and Word 2010 sync issue

We have a document library with a unique content type that contains a managed metadata type column called "Document Type". When bulk documents are uploaded this column is set to a default value called ...
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manage user properties and adding new mappings

Can anyone let me know if i need to do full AD synch after adding a new mapping in manage user properties. I created a mapping between the mobile user profile property and AD however the mobile ...
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Maintaining permissions across a SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 site?

We're currently mid-way through migrating to SharePoint 2010. As we have a large test schedule ahead of us we're currently running two test deployments side by side - Our SharePoint 2007 test ...
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Ability to create users inside SharePoint 2010

We have a very simple SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 installation. We created and configured everything manually, and only set up what we really needed. So there is no user profile service in SP, and we ...
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User Profile Synchronization - Filter by AD OU or DN attributes

I am attempting to filter out a subset of users in Active Directory from being pulled into the User Profile Service. The users need to be filtered by the Organizational Unit property (ou), which is ...
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Import User profiles from AD not working

I intend to import user profiles from AD to SharePoint 2010 but I can't do it. See the process that I am following below: When I got to User Profile Service Application -> Configure Synchronization ...
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Update CRM from User Profile

We currently have Sharepoint 2010 setup to use AD to get useraccounts, and a BCS connection to provide extra information to the User Profile of users. The data from AD is very basic: only username and ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization: BCS + WCF

I'm here because I'm trying to implement a scenario of user profile synchro with bcs connecting to wcf service. Here is the context: A remote web service is returning a full list of employee infos. ...
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Connect/Push Outlook calendar to SharePoint (not vice versa)

I've received several requests from my user-base, whether it was possible to publish an Outlook calendar to SharePoint, based on an existing Outlook calendar. Scenario A team has a shared (not on ...
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User Information List not sync'd with User Profile database

I have a bunch of site collections for my single web application and when I run Full Synchronization of users using the User Profile Synchronization service the information in each site collection's ...
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Is Active Directory Synchronisation possible without Exchange?

I've been checking out SharePoint (Foundation, Server, Online) for a customer of ours, and one of the requirements is synchronisation with Active Directory. I stumbled upon this virtual lab while ...
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Populate SharePoint list with unique elements based on a domain AD property (for instance Department)

I wish to create a Site Column, that will display all existing departments in our company. We have the correct departments setup in our AD, and all users subject for this list are part of the same OU ...
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Synchronize Documents between SharePoint Farms

I need to synchronize certain documents between 2 Doclibs on different SharePoint Farms. This is a 'one-way-sync' meaning all changes should be replicated from A to B, not from B to A. You can ...
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Transferring files between 2 SharePoints

I need to sync files between 2 SharePoint sites. The 'origin' SharePoint is our internal SharePoint we all use. We have a subsite for each client. The second SharePoint is semi-public/accessible to ...
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Synchronized AD group won't appear in SharePoint site

I wan't to add three users who are on a new AD on another Domain Name that the one I use habitually, on my test server there no problemes and after I add a connection to the new domain and I launch a ...
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Sync Error (0xE4010646) for OneNote Notebooks on Sharepoint 2010

Environment: We have SP 2010 and Office 2010 products. Problem: Our OneNote notebooks that are stored on SP started to get error 0xE4010646 on 11-18-11 and would not sync any new information. Note ...
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Schedule import of local folder to Sharepoint library

We have Sharepoint Server 2010 Enterprise SP1, inside this normal Document Library. We have application that stores files directoly to local server c:\files\*.pdf . Is there any code-less solution ...
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Displaying calendar items' description in Outlook

I've connected a Calendar from our Sharepoint 2010 site to my Outlook 2010. Calendar items are displayed but I can't see the description field set from the Sharepoint side. Is there any way to do it? ...
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User Profile Synchronization - How is deletion handled?

I have an understanding of how to setup user profile synchronization but I am not sure how deletion from AD is handled in SharePoint... I understand the user's profile gets deleted as well as their ...
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How to take document libraries on the road for use when disconnected

My team and I are starting to use a Sharepoint site (2007 if it matters) to keep versions of documents, instead of emailing them back and forth, and having to manually know who has the lastest copy or ...
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How to sync a SQL database with a SharePoint List?

I need to sync an already existing SQL Database to a SharePoint 2010 list. Two way sync would be great but one way sync is also alright. Any documentation in this regard would be of a great help. ...
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Is there a way to re-intall Forefront Identity Manager?

Is there a way to re-install the FIM for SP2010? I think there are some issue with this and hanging up in the production environment. But works fine in Test environment. All the setups are exactly ...
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Workflow and timer job synchronization

I have a SP 2010 workflow that prompts information from the users, and a timer job which reads data from a constantly-updated DB. They both add data to another list item that stores the most recent ...
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Sharepoint application with offline support

I want to create an application (C#) that can work with Sharepoint in offline mode (read/add/modify documents) and sync with the server whenever a connection is established. What is the best solution ...