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Disable the Sync of Profile pictures from SharePoint My Sites to AD

I'm looking for a way to stop the sync of Profile Pictures between My Sites and Active Directory. Users are editing their profile photo and thus they are synced back. I have seen the Property "Picture ...
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Integrate SharePoint User links with MySites

In staging, if you click on a user link (for example, on a permissions page, or the 'modified by' column in a document library), it automatically goes to our staging MySites site. With fiddler, I see ...
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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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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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482 views

Programmatically retrieve the MySite URL of user

Let's say that we have the SPUser object of current user - how do I programmatically retrieve his mysite URL path, for example "mydomain:8080/personal/saltarski"? Currently I do it through string ...
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Mysites User Profiles Gone?

So today suddenly all but the very latest (added within this week) users disappeared from MySites and our People Directory. What could of caused this to happen? How can I restore everyone's ...
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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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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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309 views

Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties

Is there a way to show/hide/Change the user profile properties based on the value of another user profile property For Eg : I have a custom Boolean user property and when the user checked the box ...
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907 views

How to change MySite URL to HTTPS

This shouldn't be hard, but ultimately is. I only found references that I should backup the existing MySite and move it to another location. The MSDN documentation on Configure My Sites in SharePoint ...
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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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Redirect page does not work if the ProfilePropertyLoader returns null in a sharepoint 2010 profile page

I have a custom person.aspx that is currently used by my mysite application and I wrote a code that checks if the ProfilePropertyLoader control returns a null value of the profile page being viewed ...
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498 views

User Profile Inactive Profiles Not Deleting

In the share point farm we have , The inactive user profiles (Those are disabled in AD )are not being removed when i am running the my site cleanup timer job .I verified the configuration of User ...
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Migrating MySite User Profiles to new account

We are currently in the process of changing (AD) domain and user names for users. This is done gradually, and the old and new domain/user names will coexist in a transition period. A challenge we ...
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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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What is the My Site search experience in geographically distributed model?

I'm developing an architecture model for my company's global SharePoint footprint and have a question on the people search experience for a geographically distributed model. My plan right now is to ...
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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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484 views

mysites and could not load user profile

Got a really strange problem here. All of a sudden users cannot access their mysite. I get the could not load user profile error. Strangely there doesnt seem to be anything in the logs relating to ...
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334 views

MySite Title always changes to Site Collection admin display name

I have been struggling with an issue for a while now. Our customer had the requirements to have a central account to be set as site collection administrator for each mysite. This means that, upon ...
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Disabling navigationg to MySite when clicking username

We have set up profile synchronization and mysite, but client didn't like the idea behind mysite and decided to shut it down. But there is still a little problem - when user clicks user name of ...
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Get sites from which user is member of user's My Site

One of the requirements of our SharePoint installation is that in each user's My Site-Profile, we need to show what pages he is a member of - separated by site categories (projects, etc.) In other ...
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1k views

Display User Profile Picture next to Welcome Menu?

I want to display the user profile picture next to the Welcome Menu in the top right and I have it working after following Erik Swenson's blog but it doesn't seem to be working on My Sites. This is ...
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SPUser vs. UserProfile vs My Settings

I've been working woth FBA now, and my site uses both windows login and FBA login. They both work fine, and I've setup a MySite successfully to view profiles, and setup content sites for either kind ...
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New MySite URL still redirects to old URL

So far, we had our MySite setup in the same web application as our intranet (http://ourintranet), and had it located under the URL http://ourintranet/my. No personal sites were allowed, we are ...
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771 views

Allow a Sharepoint group to edit profile pictures of all users in MySite

I want to create a Sharepoint (or AD) group which could edit profile pictures of all MySite users. I tried to create a Sharepoint group but even with a "total control" (or global control, I don't how ...
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Customize “Show to” drop down labels in MySite Profile

Is it possible to modify display texts for 'Show to' drop-downs in user profile editing page of mysite? If yes - where should I look?
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Sharepoint sets wrong profile picture to some people who don't have one

My problem is that Sharepoint 2010 sets by default a wrong profile picture which owns to another profile to some profile which don't have any one. But next, some profile who don't have any profile ...
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247 views

How do you customize the 'More Information' dropdown section of profile pages in My Sites?

When you click More Information, if there is in fact more information, I want to customize what information gets put in there, can you make some of those fields always display above the More ...
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Sharepoint Application Search doesn't work well for skills, interests

I have provisioned MySites and the Application Search Service. This works when finding people - I put in my name or name of a collegaue and it does give search results. But when I'm trying to search ...
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move my site profile information from one server to another

I used central administration site collection backup to back up a My Site, and then used PowerShell restore-spsite to restore it on another server. All of the content moved, but the profile ...
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Can't Search MySites User profiles in 2010

I am having a frustrating issue with trying to access people profiles in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I continue to get an error using a particular content access account. All other SharePoint urls ...
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SSP Database Upgraded from 2007 to 2010, My Links automatically deleted shortly after

I follow the steps here to upgrade a 2007 SSP database to 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#SSP After the upgrade everything appears successful and users can see their ...
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198 views

How to GetSearchCenterUrl from UserProfileApplicationProxy

I want to get the my site host's configured search center URL for the user profile applicaiton (UPA), but the UserProfileApplicationProxy class is internal, as all the other UPA classes in the ...
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1answer
332 views

Can I sync user properties to AD both ways?

I was under the impression that the UPS could be two way. That is, I could make the 'name' field editable and if a user updates it, that change gets written back to AD, and if the name is changed in ...
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Can I map multiple domain accounts (or authentication sources) to one user/profile?

This is probably impossible but... We have a local 2010 farm and HQ has one. I've been asked to use the HQ MySites service application rather than doing our own, which is very sensible. However, on ...
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911 views

How to bulk import User Profiles from a legacy system and pre-create MySites

I need suggestions how to accomplish one upgrade task. I have list of user accounts in .csv file which I need to import to SP2010 and create user accounts with appropriate attributes. Also this ...
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How can I upload documents/pictures into a users “My Site” Shared documents/pictures?

Is there any easy way to upload documents/pictures into a users "My Site" Shared Documents/Pictures? Maybe using the user profile service? The only way I can think to accomplish this is to first get ...
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1answer
283 views

Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (org chart)?

Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (in the Organizational Browser chart). Manager-A has three direct ...
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Sharepoint Profile Replication Engine permissions warnings

I'm trying to use Microsoft's User Profile Service Replication Engine that packs with the Sharepoint 2010 Administration Tools download and I'm running into problems. Specifically I am endeavouring ...
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How does the “Content” tab of “my site” works?

In "my site", under the "Content" tab, there is the "SharePoint documents" webpart. How does this webpart works ? I'm wondering if I can reuse this webpart to show global task lists or, at least, ...
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1answer
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MY SITE Users Information List

I am new to SharePoint and I am making a student portal site and i put who is who section. when student want to search a name on the student portal , informations will be list on the portal. So i want ...
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How to display the custom user profile property in the Details section on the editprofile.aspx page

Environment: SharePoint 2010 Part-A: Is it possible change the user profile property order across the sections? Let's say 1. We have a custom property group called "custom group" 2. It has the ...
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Show dropdowns in Edit Profile (My Sites)

Is it possible to only allow certain values through dropdowns rather than free text when people edit their profile? For instance to limit choice of company, organisation, county or location. I want ...
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Disable a Specific News Feed Activity Using the Client Object Model

Hello and thanks for reading. I've been working with the out-of-box SharePoint 2010 News Feed portion of My Sites, and I am planning to deploy it to many users. I am building a console application ...
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sharepoint editprofile.aspx always redirects to /Person.aspx, even with mysites disabled

I have a sharepoint farm in which I have modified the global action menu to include a link to /_layouts/editprofile.aspx. This is fine as far as it goes, but when the user posts to this page, it ...
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Multi value person picker in MOSS user profiles

I'd like to add a property to the user profile (mysites) that allows the user to pick multiple users from the people picker control. It looks like the Person control only accepts 1 value by default. ...
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4answers
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Organization Browser in SharePoint 2010 empty unless used on My Site

I have been trying to get the organization browser web part to work on a publishing site and I can't get the web part to display any users. When I look at the organization browser web part on the my ...
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1answer
454 views

Personal site URL in User Profile - SSP?

User has deleted his Mysite E.g., Site Action -> Site settings -> Delete this Site. however his mysite site-collection URL is still present in the User profile in SSP. Is that expected ? Update: ...
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Sync between UserProfile Store and User Information List

One of the users has updated his photo/picture on his My Site and it is showing the updated photo (on his My Site) as well as the picture property (user profile property) in SSP is updated with the ...
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Accessing UserProfile information Annonymously

I am trying to run a piece code to figure out if a user has a mysite or not. Following is the code: UserProfileManager profManager = new UserProfileManager(); UserProfile profile = ...