properties of a user profile are properties describing the profile such as Location, Organisation, Cell Phone Number and Profile image.

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How to get user profile property value when privacy for property set to “Private” (only me)

I have a property in the user profile. This property has privacy settings equal to "Private" (or "Only Me" if working through UI). It means that value for this property will be shown only to you or ...
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Error on setMapping for managed property

I'm getting error when i try to add a crawled property to managed property "contentshidden" Anyone know why the problem can ben, when i add a mapping to empty mapping property it is ok, but when i ...
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Determining if a user should be able to see another user's profile property in code

I'm trying to create a Web Part that will conditionally display its contents if the current user has permission to see a specific user profile property. Here's what I've got so far. It seems that I ...
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NullReferenceException when instantiating UserProfileConfiguration

I'm following the instructions at How to: Create and Edit a User Profile Property. I keep getting a NullReferenceException on the call to the UserProfileConfigManager constructor. The context ...
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How to hide user properties

Can I conditionally hide properties being displayed using SPSWC:ProfilePropertyDisplayName and SPSWC:ProfilePropertyValue based on the field policy settings "Default Privacy Setting" (or the "Show To" ...
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Error on feature activated property creation

Im trying to create custom properties on feature activated event, but it doenst work, does anyone has any suggestion, what the problem could be? When i do a console application and try there my code ...
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Import About Me property from AD

Is it possible to import from Active Directory a property for About Me ? On the telephones tab exists a property Notes (I think it's called Info) but I can't import it. Thank's
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Deleting user properties on feature disable

I'm making the creating of custom user properties automatically, so when the feature is activated the few user profiles properties will be created, how to do that i found on msdn ...
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Searching using custom properties on mysite

I have a question about using a search to search on custom properties, properties that i've added myself to profile page. So what i have now a user profile page with some standart properties like ...
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SP2010: Using custom user profile properties on an ASPX for custom profile tab

I'm trying create a new profile tab with some customer user properties. I've added the user properties following these StackExchange instructions. I was also able to create a new tab with some help ...
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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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How can I export User Profile Custom Properties for importing into a different environment?

Is there a PowerShell or other mechanism that I can use to export out the custom property definitions from the Manage User Properties page in Central Admin from one environment to another? I know I ...
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How to create Multivalue Person property in Organization Profile

I need to create a new multivalued person property in the Organization profile. I thought it'd be simple, since there are already properties like that in the Edit Organization Profile form ...
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SharePoint redirect to add parameter

I want to add a parameter "Force=True" when the user is redirected to userdisp.aspx (when you click on people's name) What is the best way to do it? Details: I need that because I do not have a ...
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User Profile Service Application - Set a value for a custom property in the user profile

In the Manage User Properties section of the User Profile Service Application I can create custom properties in the user's profile. But how can I set values for it using the SharePoint UI? I don't ...
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User Profile properties

We have a problem with user profile properties We are not able to see a property on EditProfile.aspx because in Edit User Profile Property I checked the radio button"Do not allow users to edit values ...
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Getting only first value of multi value string in User Profile Property

I defined a multi value string for user profile properties in the backend of my SharePoint 2010. I'm reading the content from the created property like this: propertyValue = ...
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BDC - User profile sync won't sync with sql server/wcf service

I created simple web service which implement 2 methods (one (no parameters) return list of object, another (one parameter - upId int) returns simple object with 3 properties (bool, string, and int ...
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merge data in a sharepoint2010 user profile property sync with sql using BCS

i have configured the user profile syncing with my custom SQL table. i require 4 properties that are with 6 columns in the table & the scenario is i have to concatenate the strings of the 3 ...
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GetUserProfile Method Failure

I am trying to understand why the following error occurs. It seems to me that this fails whent the _userName does not have a My Site. I have seen that this code works in environments where My Sites ...
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Why does setting a user profile property to Me Only not hide the property when people click on the user's name?

I have a Sharepoint install that is functioning as an extranet. We have been creating accounts for our partners and allowing them into the site. I would like to hide our staff's phone numbers from ...
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UserProfileChangeCollection is not recognizing the change if a property is associated with term store

We want to monitor the "User Profile Changes", so have used "UserProfileChangeCollection". It works perfectly for "UserProfileMultiValueChange" and "UserProfileSingleValueChange" however it is not ...
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Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the 'AllowUnsafeUpdates' property on SPWeb

I want to update the user profile details through the code however it is throwing the below exception "Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the ...
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UserProfileChangeCollection - Get unique account name from the collection

i have UserProfileChangeCollection collection with all the changes for the uses made in user profile. Can i get the unique user [i.e. Account name property of user profile] from the collection?
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Get User Profile Section For Properties

I'm wondering if it's possible to get just one section of the users profile properties. Since i created a new section with custom properties, i would like to call the whole section (including all of ...
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prepopulating columns with creator's property fields like phone and Title in newform

ShaerPoint 2007. Any good client code to do this? Possible with a calculated column?
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SharePoint 2007 - setting column to list creator's full name or email? Lookup site user properties?

We installed this codeplex soluiton and activiated in one of our web aps. We are on sp2007 SP2. http://sharepointapplied.com/2009/01/08/get-full-name-in-sharepoint-designer-workflow/#comment-419 ...
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Display User Profile Property on the editprofile.aspx page?

I have mapped the "Mobile Number" property to Active Direcotry and want to display the "mobile number" field on the "editprofile.aspx" page without allowing the user to edit the property. It is not ...
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Is there a way to remove/delete/hide the activity from “activities I am following” section?

Is there a way to remove/delete/hide the activity from "activities I am following" section? I do not want to hide the entire section itself like mentioned in this URL - ...
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User Profile Sync - Certain Properties not syncing

I've followed Spence Harbar's Rational guide to implementing Profile Sync. Everything seems fine until further inspection. The following properties don't sync: Job Title; Proxy Address; Office ...
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exception thrown if user property retrieved

I'm retrieving different custom and default user properties from the my sites profile in a webpart. The Problem is, if i'm trying to retrieve profile information which hasn't been set yet the webpart ...
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Custom User Profile Picture On My Sites Possible?

Besides the default user profile picture we want to create a new property for a second profile picture which is directed to business contacts etc. Is it possible to create a second custom profile ...
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Tracing user profile changes without iterating all the through?

Due to the project requirement, we want to trace the user profile property changes (made through mysite) whenever they do. Is it a good idea to insert a javascript (through a delegation control) and ...
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Accessing Custom User Profile Property Value

With the Code below i'm able to get access to a custom profile property which i created ("Qualifications"). Somehow i dont get it how to get access to the stored information for the custom property ...
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Sharepoint 2010 grab SIP address from AD?

I would like to have the 'SIP Address' (eg. sip:myname.companyname.com) field automatically filled in so we can use Portal's 'presence' functionality - as far as I can see we have no dedicated LDAP ...
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How to retrieve department info of current user creating a new list item?

I'm building an Issue Tracking System in Sharepoint 2010 and I want to save user's department along with the other issue data. Perhaps I don't have to save the department info. Maybe I can display it ...
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Term Set in sp2010

I noticed that "Choice List Settings" is missing when adding a custom property to user profile (thru CA). Did it get replaced with Term Set? If yes, will the multi-value custom field play well with ...
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Can you build a SQL Analysis cube from term store taxonomy and user profiles?

We are using a term store taxonomy for the company organisation and each user profile has been tagged to a organisation taxonomy item. Now the demand is to view how many people are located in a ...
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SharePoint 2010 user profile updates permissions

I have a proof of concept that programmatically updates SharePoint 2010 user profile custom properties. To get this working I had to impersonate a user with domain administration permissions which ...
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Property value picker problem on non-IE browsers

We have several profile properties that are set as multivalue fields and are restricted to a list of options. Some of them are set up as Company Name Company Name - Specific Department 1 Company Name ...
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Way to get MOSS User Profile custom property Choice List to dynamically update?

I have been asked to determine if there is a way to get the "Choice List" that is available as an option in a Custom User Profile property to automatically update from a SharePoint list (which would ...