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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

SharePoint 2013 + February 2016 CU We have an issue when uploading pictures to User Profiles in Central Admin. The steps to recreate the problem are: Choose a profile to edit (not your own) from ...
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SharePoint 2013 UserProfile Issue: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserNotFoundException

In my SharePoint farm I have default AD authentication and SAML Claim based authentication. I am unable to see the profile of other users, when I click on the user's name from any site collection. i.e ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 CSOM Get user and his groups by login name

I want to get a user and all his groups by a login name. Easy to do in Sharepoint 2013. clientContext.Load(site, l => l.RootWeb.SiteUsers, l => l.RootWeb.Id, l => l.Id); ...
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Get username from selection in ClientPeoplePicker and store it in a list item

I have a web control with a ClientPeoplePicker on it. <tr> <td class="auto-style1">User Name<span class="ms-error">*</span></td> <td> <...
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Web Part with a Custom Tool Part error "Sorry this site is not shared with you”

I created Web Part with Custom Properties My issue is that only the admin profile can edit the properties Users with contributerole can't edit the webpart. He gets this error : Sorry this site ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST no permission to POST siteuser

I am trying to POST new siteusers to <sp_url>/_api/web/sitegroups(6)/users. I have managed to do so using the chrome rest client application addon. The request contains following headers and ...
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Unable to give the Preferred Search Center in My Site Settings in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to give the Search Center URL in User Profile->My Site Setting ->Preferred Search Center. Once I've given the url and clicking ok, if I again go to that location I am unable to see the ...
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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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Get the Address of the User

Is there a method in which I can get the physical Address of an user? This information is visible in the Exchange profile, but so far we have not found a way to get it from the SP.UserProfile content.
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How to delete orphaned profile in SharePoint Online?

For an unknown reason SharePoint Online keeps creating the personal website of one of my users with the suffix "1". What I want to achieve I want to have the users personal website at: - https://...
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How to iterate each User Profile with Powershell

I've trying to iterate each User Profile with this snippet but at the following step: write-host "Job Description for user" $User " is : " $up[$upAttribute].Value the code always return the ...
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Social comments removed automatically?

We have a custom page layout for articles and we use there SharePointPortalControls:SocialCommentControl for displaying and adding comments. Our customer claims that some of the comment disappear ...
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How can I get rid of extra user profiles in user profiles in Central administration?

I've imported extra containers from active directory like service accounts and disabled accounts and Number of User Profiles is 1539, I know the number of employees in my organization is about 1200, I ...
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How to lockdown a mysite page for some users

import profile services is configured and running into my sp 2010 farm. But for some requirements I need to Lockdown a mysite page properties for a specific user , so that when import profile runs, ...
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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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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, etc....
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Cannot query SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager from the App Web via REST

I'm testing REST results in the browser with mixed results. The following URL returns the expected result: https://xxxxx.sharepoint.com/sites/site/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/...
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Changes to user profile not reflected in Get-SPUser

In a SharePoint 2013 OnPrem environment, I have an add-in that needs to get the email address of the current user, using the following code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); user = ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service is not starting at all

I have a User Profile Service and User Profile Synchronization Service. This is what I did. I went into powershell and typed: get-spserviceinstance and I got all the services status. The next step ...
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Audience membership using nested groups in Active Directory

I have looked into this issue and whilst I understand that a distribution group won't be imported into SharePoint via user profile import security groups however will. I have a security group that is ...
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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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Multilingual Taxonomy Search

I don't know whether this is possible in SharePoint or not but can someone please confirm about this. I have created a multi-lingual term set so for ex. for a term called energy I added a Spanish ...
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How to get all user profile in sharepoint using REST API

I am trying to get list of all user profiles using RestAPI in office 365, But could not find any method for it. I can get property of any specific user successfully by following method: /_api/SP....
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Sharepoint Designer Approval tasks assigned to old domain account

We recently migrated from Windows domain A, to Windows domain B. In our SharePoint Designer Workflow, we try to assign an approval task to a user which we lookup from another list, this user is the ...
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How to exclude Admin Acounts from People Search Result

I would like to remove all the Admin accounts from People Search results. I have seen several ways to do it. I didn't want to add a new field in the AD to indicate whether the account is an admin ...
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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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Sync user photo from local AD to SharePoint online

My problem seems to be simple, but it makes me crazy… In general I would like to display user photo from my local AD in SharePoint online (Office 365 E3). I have asked this question on MS support, ...
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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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Populating User Information List

I am using the user information list as a contact list for our employees, and it works very well, it automatically pulls the Office, work phone, and mobile phone numbers, however I cannot get it to ...
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Sharepoint Online: Retrieving PersonalURL for a user through the REST API?

I am looking for a way to the retrieve the following information for a user https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.client.userprofiles.personproperties.aspx Especially ...
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AD Group's Display Name showing up as DOMAIN/accountname in Sharepoint 2007

I am an absolute beginner when it comes to Sharepoint and I am current facing an odd issue right now where one of our AD security group's displayname field is showing up as DOMAIN/accountname : The ...
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SharePoint profile pictures are not showing up

The AD pictures are coming in fine via the UPS. If I go to User Photos in Mysite the picutres are there. They are named abc_userid_LThumb.jpg. But when I go to mysites I got a small black box with a ...
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How do I search for people by birthday?

SharePoint 2007 has a problem finding people by birthday. If you view a person's profile (their "My Site") and click on their birthday, you're taken to a People Search for a term like this: ...
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Number of user profiles conflicts with number of active users

I am in Office 365, and I can see that the number of active users in Office 365 is 5, there's no deleted users, nothing. When I go to SharePoint administration, I can see in user profiles that the ...
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How to map user profile property to managed property

I have created a user profile property of type string and i pick a term set for this property. How to map this user profile property to managed property in order to search work?
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Filter search on user property?

In SP 2013 on-premise, I have created a property for user called Location. This user property is connected to a term-set that is also called Location. The same term-set is also connected to a column ...
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How is the user information list populated?

When you add a user with direct permissions somewhere within a site but they haven't yet visited SharePoint - will the user be added into the user information list automatically or only once they ...
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Get user profile picture URL using ID CSOM

I am trying to get the user profile picture url for a user using some JavaScript, I am querying a person and group field in a list and getting the use id via some CAML Query. However the issue I am ...
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What is it with the User Profile Service?

The "User Profile Synchronization service" gets stuck on starting on every machine and server I ever use. Is there any guide, that is not Harbar's and 200 pages long, on what can make this service ...
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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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UserSync not working

I'm getting crazy trying to activate UPSS in my environment. First I tried to use SharePoint Active Directory Import in order to synchronize my AD users to SP. After reading some articles concerning ...
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Executequeryasync in foreach loop

I need to store all the properties for all the users in an array. How can I achieve this, with the executequeryasync method inside my foreach loop? var profileProperties = []; $(...
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Sharepoint 2013 Rename Profile Photos

For some reason, all my user profile photos have something added in front of them. We just migrated from 2010 to 2013 and now they don't show up because the MySite is looking for something and it's ...
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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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Synced user cannot be found - EnsureUser - AD - SharePoint 2013

I've created 1500 mysites (pre-provisioning), but there are 25 user that don't get their mysites. All users can be found after running a sync, but when I try to check for a user with powershell I ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Delete user profile

Organization Browser in mysites was still displaying users who were disabled or deleted from Active Directory. We did not turn on the SharePoint 2010 My Site Cleanup Timer Job because it sends emails ...
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The property or field 'Id' has not been initialized

I want to get user ID from client context by looping through groups. I wrote following code. When I run this code I get an exception "The property or field 'Id' has not been initialized. It has ...
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Add Field to SPUserProfile

I need to add Field to User Profile. Is there a way using OTB to add Field. For example: Add Field 'code' to the UserProfile
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SharePoint broken links in user profiles

Could you please help me with links in user profiles? I have SharePoint server in stand-alone mode. I changed domain name of SharePoint portal from http://sharepoint to http://sp.companyname.com and ...