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how to use user profile with object model

how to use user profile with client object model.? I need to fetch some properties in object model. code example will be helpful.
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SharePoint 2010 People Search without User Profile Service

I have a requirement where I need to enable people search in "My Sites" page from AD without the help of user profile service. Because we have a restriction at client/customer side to use User Profile ...
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Get user ID from display name?

My users need a feature which will replace all instances of someone's name (assuming he/she is fired) with someone else. I use SPService's UpdateMultipleListItems action which works fine, but for ...
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User profiles in Publishing Site

I'm currently making an intranet for my business and I've opted for a publishing site mainly because it allows a lot more control over the look and feel (branding). I want this experience to be a ...
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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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Missing manager for some users

I am facing an annoying issue with my User Profile Application : some users don't have a manager in SharePoint whereas they have one in Active Directory. I have run several full / part ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and Active Directoy

I've been asked to build a large tool on SharePoint 2013 so I've broken it down into parts and starting to learn some of the basics. I'm fairly new to SP 13 and have a little knowledge on JS but ...
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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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Web Part showing Top Hierarchy of Department Links

I am trying to think of a good way to present preference links on a SharePoint Web Part page without using cookies. Here’s my challenge: I can easily create a custom list and use the person or group ...
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Add a user profile property as a library column

I have a few properties stored against user profiles (both standard and custom properties) that I would like to show, based on the user that created an item, in library views. For example, if the ...
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Validate a user account and get the corresponding email id using clent side object model managed code

I am using client object model to add items to splist. Here one field which is the email id I need to fill automatically after validation. If the user has a valid domain id. I want to extract the mail ...
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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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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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Person or Group type field

I am using SP 2013. I have created custom property in User Profile as Employee ID. I sync it with AD and it got data from AD to SP properly. Now my question, is there an way that we can add that ...
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Running multiple mysite

I know this question has been asked before, and i have read many blogs about my question but i cant get a clear answer, everyone is saying different things. We have one farm with one web-application ...
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Where to run this code on sharepoint 2013

I am new to sharepoint and i need to run this Code: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new SPSite("Site URL")) { ...
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SP Online: Diagnosing a 400 Bad Request error with UserProfiles.asmx and $.ajax

I'm trying to save a user profile field back to SharePoint using Javascript running within the portal. The request is kicking back a 400 error with no real descriptions of what the error might be. ...
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How do I make the Followed documents page show title instead of filename?

In every user's personal site there's a page FollowedContent.aspx. This page have a XSLTListViewWebPart called "social" which have the property GhostedXSLLink="main.xsl". I want to modify it so that ...
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how do I update user profile property in SharePoint 2013

We are using sp2013. There is a custom user profile property with name: MyProperty (boolean). The property cannot be edited by user. I want to update the property value for current user on an ...
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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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Http 403 on creating user profiles programmatically

I am trying to create a user profile programmatically for an AD user whose user profile does not exist already in SharePoint 2013. I know from MSDN that in order to create a user profile for somebody ...
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Deleting user permissions from document library instead of site level

I wanted to delete a user permission from ONE of the various document libraries in a SharePoint site. But when i deleted the permission, it seemed to have deleted the user permission at a much higher ...
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Creating a searchable phone directory in SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have setup the user profile sync with AD. Is there a way to create a phone book in SharePoint? I have found an OOTB solution. I am following this article. I have ...
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User Profile Service site host giving ASP.Net error

I'm trying to get my sites working on my demo environment but I keep getting this error I don't know what to do from here. The error message here is pretty useless. I did the whole sp_farm ...
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Reading and writing user profile properties using SSOM

The code works. There is no error. Please let me know if this is the best practice to read/write to the user profile property in SharePoint 2013. Read: string currentUser = ...
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SharePoint Claims, populate name field

I am using SharePoint 2010 foundation with a claims provider. I have build a custom claims provider in which I have working properly. My only concern is that I would like to display the users full ...
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User profile property is initialized to “”

We are using user profile AD import. We have created 2 new custom user properties of type Boolean. When fetching the value for a custom property via JSOM, the value comes as "". The value of the ...
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Deleted all user profiles and sync again, profiles did not come back

In my SP2013 standard environment, I noticed some user's attribute never get update from AD. After a few days of trial and fail, I decide to delete all user profile at CA and then run a full sync. In ...
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What will happen if I delete all user profiles, rebuild connection and start a full sync?

In my sharepoint 2013 test environment, I have 20 users and I found some of their properties are not sync with AD. I cannot find the resolution and I would like to try delete all user profiles, delete ...
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Is there a way to hide the Persons tab in Sharepoint 365?

I don´t want my users to see each other but they do if Persons tab is enabled. Can it be disabled?
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How can we save data into the User Profile custom property?

We have got User profiles in SharePoint with custom properties. We want to programatically insert values into them. Preferably via javascript object model. Is this possible? Please point to reference ...
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How to access the data from Manage User Profiles?

We are have sync the SP with AD using Active Directory Import for SharePoint 2013. All the users have been picked up into the Manage User Profiles and new user properties have been added to the ...
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User Profile Service Application to sync User Info List with AD

Is there any article explaining steps to pull in the AD user data into the user info list? At the moment the list contains only users who have logged into the SP site. Can I pull in all AD users?
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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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Delete field office for all users SP2013

Is there a way to delete the values of User Profile Property Office for all users via Powershell or CA?
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FIM Synchronization service wont start

I am trying to sync SharePoint with AD. When starting FIMsynchronizationService the below error message appears: "windows could not start the forefront identity manager >synchronization service ...
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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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2010: How to query user profiles for custom properties?

Our sharepoint user profiles are configured to have two additional AD synchronized, public custom properties, EmployeeID and CostCenter. I need to read a list of users with the same CostCenter as the ...
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Get user's profile picture and other properties using code

I have a sharepoint group, and I want to list all users in this group in a web part, and show their profile pictures and other properties and display them, I am not sure if I should use code to get ...
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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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Include User Department with Document Item SP2013

I am trying to implement a system that when users upload a document, each item is automatically updated with the "created by" user department name. I want to filter documents by department. A static ...
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Will SharePoint delete the User Profile and his mysite if User Account is disabled and moved another OU in the same domain?

What will happen if a user's profile is set to be disabled and moved(from Users OU) to the Disabled Users OU(just another OU)? does SharePoint deletes the user profile and properties?
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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 cleanup in Sharepoint 2010?

In our project, User accounts are set to be inactive in Active directory whenever they depart and it will be removed permanently only after 6months. In this case, may I expect that SharePoint User ...
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How to return all user profiles

I need to query the entire user profile store and do multiple operations such as filtering based on one user profile property, sorting by another, and grouping on yet another. Is this possible using ...
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User Profile Sync running, but data not updated?

Our User Profile Sync says it's working, but it's only synchronising data if I run a FULL import. Below the Sync Service telling me it's detected an update for the DS_DELTAIMPORT Profile, however the ...
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How to show user first name + last name in top bar in sharepoint 2013

In sharepoint in topest bar shown the active directory user name. I want to show user first name + last name instead of it. How I can do that? thanks
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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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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 ...