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“About Me” missing - SharePoint onPremise

I am using SP Server onPremise, I have a site collection with some sites. I do not see the "About me" menu. I would like to allow user to change profile picture and update some information about the ...
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Special characters AD to User Profile

I have some trouble with special characters while syncing the UserProfile with the AD. Some fields in the AD are correct but the in the UserProfile I see some wrong characters(question mark). How ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Edit User Profile Property - Mapping Attribute dropdown empty

I'm setting up a SP2013 development server (1-tier setup). Right now I'm trying to get the user profiles setup to my liking. I imported user profiles from active directory. That gave me some 300 user ...
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User Profile Property locked down and un-editable

Brand new SharePoint 2013 on premise, sync with AD successful however the field Office Location (SPS-Location) is set as "Configure a Term Set to be used for this property" but I cannot select the ...
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21 views

Sharepoint Online User Pictures

As the admin of a office 365 subscription with Sharepoint Online Is it possible for me to place users profile pictures or remove them if inappropriate?
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View Profile returns User not found

I have built a Development Environment and imported users to the Profile Store. When I attempt to access a user's profile, the page returns "Something Went Wrong Here" "user not found". When I ...
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Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
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SharePoint User Profile REST API unknown error

I activated user profiles (and managed metadata services), but when I call: http://<mysharepointsite>/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties I get: <m:error ...
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Crawler ignoring Custom User Property

Ultimatevely, I want filter results from SharePoint search using data from BCS. I created custom user property and map it to the BCS. Everything works fins (I can see data for each user in this ...
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1answer
84 views

How to display User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) in SharePoint?

The Column for User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) is not a default site column in SharePoint? In VCard it is: N:MyLastName;MyFirstName;MyMiddleName;MyPrefix (Mr., Mrs., Dr.);MySuffix (Sr., Jr.) ...
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How Can I Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013

How can we Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013? What is the mapping? A VCard is: ADR;WORK;PREF:;Main Office;12345 Here St.;MyCity;MyState;MyPostal;MyCountry Is ...
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What is the best way to store and retrieve custom user settings?

Our intranet site has 5,000 users. It is running on SharePoint 2013 on-prem, and has a top navigation menu item named "Applications." When user hovers over "Applications", a list of applications will ...
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163 views

how to use user profile with object model

how to use user profile with client object model.? I need to fetch some properties in object model. code example will be helpful.
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User Profile Pictures not showing up after changing WFE

We just recently switched to a new Web Front End. Everything is working fine with the exception of the User Profile Pictures. We are not importing them from AD and they worked fine on the old WFE. ...
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52 views

Running multiple mysite

I know this question has been asked before, and i have read many blogs about my question but i cant get a clear answer, everyone is saying different things. We have one farm with one web-application ...
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Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available?

Is it possible to show a 'My Activity' web part on a SharePoint site if 'My Sites' is not available? For example, say there's a SharePoint installation dedicated to particular (custom) SharePoint ...
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1answer
411 views

Creating a searchable phone directory in SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have setup the user profile sync with AD. Is there a way to create a phone book in SharePoint? I have found an OOTB solution. I am following this article. I have ...
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505 views

How can we save data into the User Profile custom property?

We have got User profiles in SharePoint with custom properties. We want to programatically insert values into them. Preferably via javascript object model. Is this possible? Please point to reference ...
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1answer
37 views

Delete field office for all users SP2013

Is there a way to delete the values of User Profile Property Office for all users via Powershell or CA?
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1answer
45 views

Include User Department with Document Item SP2013

I am trying to implement a system that when users upload a document, each item is automatically updated with the "created by" user department name. I want to filter documents by department. A static ...
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1answer
78 views

How to show user first name + last name in top bar in sharepoint 2013

In sharepoint in topest bar shown the active directory user name. I want to show user first name + last name instead of it. How I can do that? thanks
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Custom attribute not being displayed in My Sites - User Profile

I recently added some custom attributes to AD which I have synced via User Profile Service APP and the sync service. I have noticed one odd thing of the 2 custom attributes A1 and A2 only A1 is being ...
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Recommended method to retrieve user personal site URL

I use following method to retrieve URL of personal site: private string GetPersonalSite(SPSite site) { var curUser = SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser; ServerContext context = ...
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SP2013 Community site members - some links to profile pictures use HTTP instead of HTTPS

Using SharePoint 2013, I created web application for MySite and another web application named Portal for team sites, communities and other content. I set up SSL for both web apps (HTTPS only, HTTP), ...
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1answer
46 views

Is it possible to update group permissions based on user profile?

In SharePoint 2013, is it possible to update group permissions based on user profiles? For example, we will have 50 team sites each with group permissions that each hold 10-50 users. Rather than ...
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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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Profile picture not showing in mysite person.aspx (Branding)

Im attaching an image of how a users page looks like in My Site. As you can see the organization chart and some user attributes shows up like expected. However, the user profile picture doesnt show ...
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Update-SPProfilePhotoStore on New MySiteLocation throws exception on Deleted MySiteLocation

I had a malfunctioning MySite located at http://mysite:8080, which I deleted. I created a new web app at http://portal:8080 successfully, the MySiteHost Site Collection successfully, set up mysite in ...
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Updating SharePoint 2013 User profile thumbnail photos without AD sync

I built a SharePoint 2013 test intranet for a client with My Sites (personal sites). Without the setting up a UPS connection you get basic profile information for each user ( added as ad security ...
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1answer
58 views

How to add clickable and filterable user field for users not in site

I have users in string like "Mikhail Pushin" and I want to add clickable links to users in a column of list item. Also I should be able to use filtering on this user column. Unfortunately, I can't do ...
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1answer
602 views

Contact details not showing user information

I've got a standard Contact Details web part on a page, when I add some users as the contact the web part refreshes with no change, yet other users are fine. I've checked the problem users exist in ...
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1answer
812 views

Error: Unexpected response data from server - user Profile properties displays

I get the mentioned error message when i try to display the User Profile properties by using JSOM(Java Script Object Model) Error: Unexpected response data from server. The error occurs for around 1 ...
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Two-Way User Profile Synchronization from / to AD

I am wondering about the following problem - say I have MySites configured on my SharePoint Server 2013 environment and the users' profile properties like address, telephone number and so forth are ...
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Profile image size issue

When uploading an image of up to 300x300 for profiles into SharePoint 2013 - SP automatically creates thumbnails for the image for use around the site; org browser, people search etc. However if the ...
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How i can dynamically amend the userid to the “My Site Host location: ” URL

Under the "User Profile Service Application " managed service i have define the "My Site Host Location" URL to be :- ...
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1answer
333 views

Not able to create UserProfileManager in Console application

I am accessing the User Profile Property in my console application to view the current logged in user's department, where "Department" is the property of user profile. To access the property I ...
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1answer
119 views

Determine the number of times a profile has been viewed

I need to display the following text in a web part: Your profile has been viewed by X people in the last 90 days How can I determine the value of "X" using JSOM? If this isn't possible, I ...
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1answer
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Can't create User Profile AD mapping using PowerShell in 2013

Using PowerShell, I want to add properties to the user profile in 2013 and map those properties to be synchronized with Active Directory. I can create the properties fine as well as the ...
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Displaying user profile image using JSOM - broken image link in IE

I have written the following code to get the user profile image and display on my master page header. Everything is working fine with Chrome but in IE I get a broken image link where i should be ...
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1answer
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Read permissions in User Profile Service Application

I am developing a webpart in SharePoint 2013 that must access the user profiles of users in the Active Directory. The problem is that when I try to access some user profile properties I get an ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Sync PreferredName

In the 2010 world, you used to be able to set the SharePoint user property PreferredName to import an Active Directory user property. In 2013, I can still set the property to import from Active ...
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Apps not available for user pages

our company just started using sharepoint 2013 (in office 365). We are trying to get an app to show up in the user personal pages. In this case it is about the app 'promoted links'. When we login ...
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4answers
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Single Sign On between two web applications?

In my SharePoint 2013 Server farm I have two web applications: Simple intranet portal (http://portal) My Sites (http://portal:8080) Problem is that users have to authenticate to each application. ...
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311 views

Programatically update profile field(s)

I have a requirement to update user profile fields. I'm able to query the fields, of course, using the CSOM API in Javascript. But, as per here - ...
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4answers
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ResolvePrincipal vs SearchPrincipal

So I'm attempting to write something to mimic sharepoint's people picker. I was originally using Utility.ResolvePrincipal with some success, but it was only returning me a single user (obviously). So, ...
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1answer
2k views

Delete sharepoint userprofile property using powershell

This is the script im using to delete the sharepoint userprofile property using powershell. #Load Sharepoint SnapIn if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction ...
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1answer
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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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Error following site across farm using shared user profile service application

I have published my user profile service application and my search service application from one farm which hosts mysites to another farm which is just for collaboration. I would like to be able to ...
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1answer
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Newsfeed error - The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache

I've recently installed SharePoint 2013 RTM and on the newsfeed page the error "The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache." with no items are available in the ...
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Creating users in the User Profile Service

Background We are currently using SharePoint 2010 and are potentially looking at SharePoint 2013 for an upcoming project. Question The article below suggests that user profiles cannot be created ...