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User profile synchronization - AD - “&” character triggers update on users

When doing a sync against AD almost every user get updated. And this happens every time I'm doing a sync! When I look at FIM it looks like SPS-Deparment detects changes because AD has a different ...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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On Premise Setup with My Sites on Office 365

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise and we have O365 subscription and the idea is to have MySites and very basic team sites online with more sensitive and customized sites on premise. I've set it up so ...
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How to display the User profile picture at remote web site in provider hosted app

Our application is a SharePoint provider hosted app and we would like to display the user profile picture at our remote web site. We are able to get the user profile URL which requires the read access ...
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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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UserNotFoundException on MySite queued for deletion

I just created a connection filter, which excludes disabled users from the UPS. I did not disable the My Site Cleanup Timer Job. I ran a full profile synch after setting the filter. E-Mails were sent ...
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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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Add all users to a group when using UserProfileManager?

When I use the UserProfileManager I get all the profiles when using .GetEnumerator() and looping thru them all with foreach($profile in $AllProfiles). After the loop I can get PropertyConstants like ...
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Switching Assistant and Manager values in SharePoint User Profile

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have been having this strange issue, where we can user profile to show Manager and Assistant, which are OOTB user properties that are mapped to Manager and Assistant ...
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How to get User Profile Service information on user OTHER THAN current user?

So much information on how to autopopulate information for the current user or the logged in user in InfoPath. But what about other users? What if there's a field that's 99/100 times going to be the ...
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User profiles - some use listform.aspx, others userdisp.aspx

On a SharePoint 2010 installation we have a small number of users whose user profile URLs (i.e. click on their name in the list of users) goes to something like this: ...
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Display user information in SharePoint 2010

I followed the instruction here to display the user First and Last name on my page. I started the User Profile Application services to solve the issue "Cannot get user profile". It works fine without ...
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In sharepoint,to get other user profile which sharepoint webservice should use?

I want to get other user's profile details like email, id, work phone, home phone, department, title etc... By using which webservice/method, can I get this informtions? I tried with ...
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User Profile Application without Sync - SharePoint 2013

I would like to know how does SharePoint map the attribute PreferredName when no sync from AD is effective ? I'm having issues after having provisioned the user profile service application but didn't ...
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Why is the one picture I uploaded under one profile, showing up under other profiles?

I'm new to SharePoint in my organization, so I would really appreciate any advice, even if it's just how to troubleshoot this more. When I go in through Central Administration > User profile service ...
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Getting User Information with Add-In-Only-Authentication

I need to write a SharePoint Add-In (provider-hosted, CSOM) that has the permission to write entries in the hosts' SharePoint-List even if the user has no permission to do that. That's why I want to ...
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Configure a Term Set to be used for this property

I am creating user profile properties by using powershell, on SP 2013 on prem. Some of the properties need to be configured with termsets, and I don't want to have multi value option. I am ...
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Sharepoint Active Directory Users/Groups

I'm currently testing some things in SharePoint (Trial/Developer mode). Current setup: SharePoint 2013 Server Domain Controller with 2008 R2 (Active Directory). I've configured the SharePoint option ...
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User Profile Synchronization in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

How can I do User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint Foundation 2010? Eg. Scripting in Powershell (I know the Foundation Version do not have the User Profile Synchronization)
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Can sharepoint user profile customized and set security?

Can sharepoint user profile edit page customized? I am planning to customize the user profile page, and have a function to generate a new UPN for users, and update it on AD. Is it possible?
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SharePoint 2013 - Manage User Profiles - Not Showing Profiles in Search

I did the full import from AD and I have around 1100+ profiles. (See Screen shot) However when I search via my domain name (i.e. mydc) I don't see any results. My login goes as mydc\ahmed What ...
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Custom Follow People function from Search Site

For various reasons I need a function that follows people from "people search results". Like the Sharepoint hover has a follow link, I need the same, but I need a function that I can use on each ...
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View with `Current User Filter` doesn't work

I have a View of a List which uses the Office value of the UserProfile to filter the items, using a UserFilter Webpart and adding the Parameterbinding it works: <WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart ...
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Access ADFS-provided information in CSOM

I have hit a bit of a roadblock in some recent work, and I'm not sure how to proceed. Goal: be able to access a user's first and last name in JavaScript running in a SharePoint 2013 page, through the ...
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Can't set SPS-Department property

I've written a timer job with C# that sets some user properties, including SPS-Department which is bound to a Term Set. Job works perfect on dev machine. On product machine it fails with exception: ...
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Photo export not working for my site in high trust environment

There is a two way trust between the two farms. When I am trying to start the user profile synchronization service The user profile service is working and the profiles have imported successfully. ...
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User Profile Sync status stuck at “Synchronizing” every time it runs

We have SharePoint 2013 and every time it runs, that status remains on Synchronizing although it is importing user profiles. In order to make it idle we do the following: Click on Stop in Central ...
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Make users accept a policy before they can use the solution - SharePoint - REST

First time a user logon to the system they should get a "policy" that they should accept. Without the accept on the policy they cannot use the solution! I've created a custom user property on every ...
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How to show SPS-PhoneticDisplayName in user profile pages?

According to Default user profile property mappings for Active Directory Domain Services, SPS-PhoneticDisplayName is one of default field sync with AD. In our SP2013 on-premise farm, I can query this ...
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Contact Card information in Sharepoint Online

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I asked (mainly) about the presence indicators in Sharepoint Online 2013 some time ago in here: Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards. But as I ...
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Querying non imported objects from the User Profile Service

I want to customize the My Site Deletion Timer Job. For this I have to query the profiles which were not imported in the last synchronization. There is a user Domain\User_A which I can see in the ...
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How do I create a Validation feature for User Profiles in MySites (SharePoint 2013)

I have a request for users to be prompted on their MySites page if one of their User Profile property has not be completed. I came across a similar question -Displaying a User Profile Property In ...
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Difference between CoreProperty object, a ProfileTypeProperty object, and a ProfileSubtypeProperty

What is the different between this type of properties in easy words? CoreProperty, ProfileTypeProperty, ProfileSubtypeProperty
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Add document library to each users MySite

Is there any way to customize each user profile on my SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition in order to add a new section "CV" (A document library) that will be editable by a dedicated SharePoint group ...
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Valid sharepoint user that doesn't have a user profile causing workflow errors

I have created a work flow that retrieves some details, such as the manager and some address details, about users on our SharePoint. The information is retrieved for after the fact analysis we do on ...
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User Profile Images - where are resize and compression quality settings?

I am in the process of uploading staff photos onto their profiles and I have been absolutely horrified at the way Sharepoint resizes/compresses these images. Even when I upload the images at the ...
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non-existent MySites opened instead of userdisp.aspx

I have encountered a very strange problem. This is the scenario: On this particular farm, there is no MySiteHost specified. Upon clicking a user the userdisp.aspx opens and displays the basic ...
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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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SharePoint User Profile Sync to AD

One question regarding the user profile sync, we are trying to sync user photo in SharePoint back to AD picture. We have one AD forest, two domains, and in SharePoint we have two Synchronization ...
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Edit UserProfileProperties in Sharepoint 2010 using PowerShell

As I mentioned above I want to modify given UserProfileProperties. http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/uploadfile/anavijai/modify-user-profile-properties-in-sharepoint-2010-using-powershell/ This is what I ...
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How to tag people in SharePoint Blog site

For now we are using "out of the box" feature, we go to persons profile site, copy his url and create simple link. I would like to accomplish next: When writing a Blog post I would like to have ...
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E-Mail appearing in 'My Settings' but not in user profile?

As title suggests, there's a user who has confirmed he has his e-mail populated based on what they see in 'My Settings'. However, when I'm trying to do something in code with their e-mail I can't ...
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Getting suggestion for people on typing in textbox

I want to build a technique in which if users start typing some name into textbox, then they should be able to get suggestion for matching people's name as drop down list. The names are assumed to be ...
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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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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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User Profile Properties under Language and Region not getting crawled

The new User Profile properties under "Language and Region" sections, like Locale are not getting crawled although other User Profile properties and Custom Properties are also getting crawled.
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Methods to disable colleague suggestions

I have a couple test farms that I use and recently it sent out the monthly colleague suggestion email to all of my users who had profiles in the test domain. I've found several articles in research ...
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Backup and Restore Sitecollection: users on target machine not existing

I backed up a sitecollection from Server A and restored that sitecollection to server B using stsadm backup and stsadm restore. Before the backup I removed the users from the sitecollection user ...
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People picker and adduser find different person depending on Web Application on MOSS 2007

We get different people picker and add user results between web applications. We have 3 domains in our user profile sync. We checked user profiles and AD for a particular domainA\user3 and it looks ...