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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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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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How to use JSOM/CSOM in SharePoint 2010 to get information about the current user like department, title, manager and phone number

I've seen how to get information about the current user using CSOM/JSOM from Get current user in Client Object Model with javascript? but I can't figure out how to get other properties like: ...
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User profile service on multiple farms

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-prem farn, with 2 Front End and 2 Application servers. The User Profile services run on the application servers. We experience every day that the "User Profile ...
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Display users from user profile

I need to display all the users from the User Profile Service with some basic properties like name email in a web part in sharepoint 2013. Please help on this.
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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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SP13 assign page to user and show user actual name

I want to be able to assign a page to an individual, then in the page show anyone who is visiting who the page is maintained by. The purpose is to enable individual pages to be updated and maintained ...
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SharePoint 2010 August CU

I just successfully installed the two-part (WSS and SharePoint Server) SP2 and confirmed build number is updated to 14.0.7015.1000: Does SP2 alone fix the following problem? ...
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How to hide user properties on my site?

I am using SharePoint 2013 on-prem. In the User Profile Service Application > Manage user properties, the properties can be hidden from users my site by unchecking the check boxes under "display ...
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delete specific user from user profile db - powershell

I have some user accounts in the user profile db that I need to delete using powershell. user accounts are jsmith; bsimmons; boilers; nholmber, bburton
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Not able to select user from people picker in one site collection

I have a user that I want to grant access to a site in a given site collection. When I search for that person in the people picker I can find her in the address book and then click to add her to ...
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Get user properties by email from SharePoint 2013 User Profile

I'm getting the user email from an external HR system. I want to retrieve the user properties from SharePoint User Profile by email using the rest API (I'm using a SharePoint-hosted app) but it seems ...
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Bad data in User Profile DB from BAD AD

I dont want to re-create UPS because it has bad data due to bad data in AD. We have a new AD with good data. Is there a way to truncate all the users from User profile DB to start over the population? ...
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Fill custom termset in People group by userprofile

If you go to the managed metadata service, there is a group called "People". This is a standard SharePoint 2013 group and contains some default termsets ("Department", "Job title", "Location"). As I ...
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How To Get User Id Using Login Name in Share Point Provider Hosted App

We are using people picker (jQuery autocomplete) in a SharePoint Provider hosted app for binding the data of AD users. We are using predefined web service Interface ...
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Email is present in AD but WorkFlow returns empty string

I have an account ABC in Active Directory with email abc@abc.com When I run Workflow and log email of ABC account it show empty string. What's happening?
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missing user profiles in Manage Profile

i have created 11 user profiles using powershell scripts from CodeProject. but were unable to see the user profiles created in the Manage User Profile as shown below.
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Add user information to each page server side

We have SP2013 on site. Access is controlled through our active directory and therefore SP always knows who is using the page. In the upper right of the suite bar we get our name but none of the other ...
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Adding Users Without User Profile Sync

In SharePoint 2013, is it possible to give domain users permissions to a site without their profile being in the User Profile Sync set of users? We are seeing a couple of issues - the users don't ...
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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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AD Sync scenarios

We have three different types of users in our company: Type A: user is working in our company, user has an AD account which he is using for login on windows and on sharepoint, user must be find in ...
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UserProfile GetChanges method no longer returns any changes

I executed the PowerShell script below 2 days ago and it returned 3 results. When I run the script today it does not return any results. The script returns all changes made to the user's profile. Why ...
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Group by field UserMulti in view (Request CAML)

I have a view where I have to do a group by a field UserMulti , I did the following: <Query> <GroupBy Collapse="TRUE" GroupLimit="30"> <FieldRef ...
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Change / rearrange / move user properties - Powershell

Is there a way with PowerShell to rearrange / change the order of user properties? If I create a custom user property and make it visible on the mysite I have to click like 100 times to get in to the ...
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SharePoint User removal procedures and policies

What are your policies and procedures for removal of users? I'm looking to hear from the community to what some best practices are. In particular, I'm looking to see if anything else is done after ...
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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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SharePoint Online user profile picture showing greyed out - need to authenticate again to show

I have a recurring issue with showing the user profile photo on a SharePoint Online site. I'm using the user profile in a few places - for example, to show a list of team members and their photo in a ...
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Move-SPUser: The parameterless Read method can only be used when this instance was initialized with an SPUser object

When I try to use the following Powershell command with a user who exists in the User Profile Database I get the following error: Move-SPUser : The parameterless Read method can only be used when ...
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how to know AD Forest name in central admin?

I'm creating user profile service application in sharepoint server 2013 . for creating new sync connection , I need to enter Forest name. But I don't have permissions to see AD . I just have Farm ...
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Removing cached Users

Last month I changed the domain of my SP 2010 portal. I synchronized the profiles and changed the users and reassigned the permissions, also I removed old user profiles. However inside the lists ...
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GetUserProfilePropertyFor(Manager) differs from the managers Account

I will explain how I am currently doing my REST calls, by the hyperlinks. _vti_bin/ListData.svc/UserInformationList?$select=Account&$filter=substringof('Joe',Name) ...
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What is the purpose of the Notes parameter in the SPRoleAssignment constructor?

There are two constructors for the SPRoleAssignment class: public SPRoleAssignment(SPPrincipal principal) public SPRoleAssignment(string LoginName, string Email, string Name, string Notes) The ...
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MultiValued string profile property limitation?

When you create a user profile property of type string and that accepts multiple values, SharePoint seems to use a term set. Actually, all values put in the users' profile appears in the keywords ...
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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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Consequences Of Renaming A User Account

What are the consequences in SharePoint of renaming a user account in Active Directory? i.e. historical data, running workflows, etc. E.g. the context is that there is a merge of domains in our ...
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user profile creation no CSOM/REST

I have a SharePoint application with a provider hosted app. User's can access Provider hosted app URL directly provided they have access to App and their user profile is created already. I have a ...
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InfoPath cannot display new User profil porperty

I add a new user porperty in central administration. And I want user this porperty in my custom InfoPath form. Then I create a new connection to User Information list, but this new porpery does not ...
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Critical error 6398 - User synchronization not working anymore

I just found this morning that there are a lot of critical errors since 9/9/2015 in SharePoint, all of them being the Event ID 6398. Here's the error: The Execute method of job definition ...
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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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Office 365 API - Get User Licensing Information. Which API to use ? How?

I am able to get Office365 user licensing information such as license type using PowerShell, but I need to do it using API. How to retrieve office365 user licensing information using API ? Any Other ...
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Using an Access Web App to export all Sharepoint 365 Online User Profiles

I have built an Access 2013 Web App on Sharepoint 365 Online. The App uses the user's Sharepoint log in email to validate the user's rights and to limit access to data. For this to work, I need to ...
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How to get user info by ID for SharePoint 2010 using REST?

This is for SharePoint 2010. I am using REST to query lists, but the "Created By" and "Modified By" columns are returning the user's numeric ID. I am wanting to get the user's fullname and email ...
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How to set taxonomy user profile property via CSOM?

Is there a way to set/update a typed taxonomy user profile property via CSOM? Using the server OM I can use the ProfileValueCollectionBase.AddTaxonomyTerm method, via CSOM it seems that I can only ...
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Person and group column not updated in SharePoint 2010

I am testing SharePoint 2010. I am trying to create a local user (workgroup user or not AD user) in Windows Server 2008 R2 and create a new list. The list would contain a person and group as column, ...
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Why any Administration Group account Log into SP as system account?

Every time I create a new Web application and site collection and setting any "Admins group user" as SC administrator or WebApp Adminstrator , when a Log into the new site with this user I see this is ...
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How to add additional property in the user profile system?

User profile service is having primary connection with the AD but if we want to add additional property from external SAP application what are the possible ways?
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Search - Userprofiles sps3 and sps4

I´m using in my SharePoitn 2013 environment the enterprise search to crawl the user profiles. What is the difference between sps3 and sps4? sps3://mysitehost sps3s://mysitehost (https) and ...
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Permission issue trying to export Picture to AD

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. I am trying to set the property for picture to export to AD. I have set everything as described in this blog: ...
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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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Migrate users from SP2007 farm to SP2013 farm on new domain

I am working on a project, the requirement is to migrate the existing SharePoint 2007 farm (on Domain A) to SharePoint 2013 farm(on Domain B). Once SP2007 farm is migrated, the users should be able to ...