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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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Deleting a SharePoint User Profile remotely

Can anyone tell me how to delete a SharePoint user profile remotely? I don't see a way to do this using SharePoint Web Services or User Profile Services. The following code works fine when run on ...
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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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Profile service sharepoint 2013 issue

After deleting the service I tried to configure again but it only shows People and about me sittings, and no Newsfeed and tasks and blog and no user activities, any Ideas?
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Include additional fields with Person Site Column

When I create a column of type Lookup, there is a section at the bottom labeled "Add a column to show each of these additional fields:" I want to do this same thing with a Person column. It seems ...
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Add 'Display Name' in discussion list

Is there any way I can use the 'Display name' or some other user profile property in the view of a discussion list?
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Preventing User Profile Field Mapping to AD

We have two network domains, A and B, each with its own AD DS. We have a SharePoint 2010 implementation on domian A that has full bi directional syncing with its AD DS. We would like to synchronise ...
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Anonymous blog posts and comments?

We have an HR blog on the SharePoint and would like everyone to post and comments, issues or feedback on it. However, we want it to say annonymous for the user that posted rather than the actual ...
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Custom Discussion Board Join User Profile Custom Properties Linked Datasource

I have been tasked with modifying the SharePoint 2010 default Discussion Board to include two additional custom fields that have been definied in the User Profile list. In an ideal world I would like ...
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How to GetSearchCenterUrl from UserProfileApplicationProxy

I want to get the my site host's configured search center URL for the user profile applicaiton (UPA), but the UserProfileApplicationProxy class is internal, as all the other UPA classes in the ...
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User DisplayName on first-time login

Folks, we've got the problem. We are using Claims auth on a SharePoint farm. As usual (windows auth) when user login at first-time to SharePoint site, he sees his DisplayName in welcomecontrol.ascx ...
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creating multiple User Profile Service Application in SharePoint 2013

We have 3-tire Architecture of SharePoint 2013(APP Server,WFE Server and SQL Server).I have configured User Profile Synchronization service in APP Server it is working and According to our requirement ...
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display people within a department

Is there anyway to display a list of people within a department which is pulled from the user profile service or similar? For example, our intranet has a site for each department and we'd like to have ...
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Bookmar page and show in profile

I am working on a sharepoint application and requirement is to provide user an ability to bookmark a page, I have added a book mark icon in page layout and all pages are showing an icon of left hand ...
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Crawler ignoring Custom User Property

Ultimatevely, I want filter results from SharePoint search using data from BCS. I created custom user property and map it to the BCS. Everything works fins (I can see data for each user in this ...
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How Can I Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013

How can we Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013? What is the mapping? A VCard is: ADR;WORK;PREF:;Main Office;12345 Here St.;MyCity;MyState;MyPostal;MyCountry Is ...
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Getting regional settings in app part?

I am creating an app part working with dates. I need to show date by users regional settings as well as in SharePoint. SharePoint Page have _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName, where is current ...
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What is the best way to store and retrieve custom user settings?

Our intranet site has 5,000 users. It is running on SharePoint 2013 on-prem, and has a top navigation menu item named "Applications." When user hovers over "Applications", a list of applications will ...
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Get SPUser information

I am trying to get a user's information off of SharePoint. I can see the user's information through the UI when I click their name. I can add them to groups and sites freely. But no matter what I ...
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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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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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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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Updating SharePoint 2013 User profile thumbnail photos without AD sync

I built a SharePoint 2013 test intranet for a client with My Sites (personal sites). Without the setting up a UPS connection you get basic profile information for each user ( added as ad security ...
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How to add clickable and filterable user field for users not in site

I have users in string like "Mikhail Pushin" and I want to add clickable links to users in a column of list item. Also I should be able to use filtering on this user column. Unfortunately, I can't do ...
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Error: Unexpected response data from server - user Profile properties displays

I get the mentioned error message when i try to display the User Profile properties by using JSOM(Java Script Object Model) Error: Unexpected response data from server. The error occurs for around 1 ...
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What is the powershell commands to update user profile to update pictures?

Here is the scenario. I have a development farm. I copied all the pictures from production mysite to dev mysite so now all the pictures in the mysite:8000/employees/User Photos/ Library. Is there ...
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Not able to create UserProfileManager in Console application

I am accessing the User Profile Property in my console application to view the current logged in user's department, where "Department" is the property of user profile. To access the property I ...
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SharePoint 2007: populating listColumns with information from MySites/User Profiles

Can anyone advise if it's possible to populate a list column with information from either a MySite or the User Profiles, specificaly the Department. My scenario is that an internal client is 100% ...
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Get User picture From Blob

We have a table where the user picture is stored in Oracle(As BloB) and I want to use that picture in Profiles. Can someone explain a little bit how to create a timer job for this?
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Custom attribute not being displayed in My Sites - User Profile

I recently added some custom attributes to AD which I have synced via User Profile Service APP and the sync service. I have noticed one odd thing of the 2 custom attributes A1 and A2 only A1 is being ...
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Where is stored the country property from user profile?

In which database can i find the country property from user profile in sharepoint 2010?
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User Profile Sync from AD only syncs ADFS users' properties

I have a web application with regular Kerberos authentication provider set up at the url extranet.contoso.com, and I have extended it to provide a way to log in through ADFS2.0, through a different ...
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Creation user profile property like ascx control , is this possible?

Hello I have following problem. I need to create new field for User profile edit page that will contain some input buttons with some JavaScript. Like "Picture" field buttons, but with custom ...
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Moss 2007 to 2010 Windows auth to claims

I've inherited a site that was seemingly upgraded from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and part of that upgrade included a change from Windows based Auth to Claims. Now in the user profile service, I ...
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Powershell Script to get UPN of O365 Users from thier emails?

Has anyone developed a Powershell script to get UPN of the O365 Users, provided we have their email address? Suggestions are welcome!
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Can't remove old references to databases from User Profile SA

I'm trying to fix some errors in the ULS logs. Critical errors are being thrown from the User Profile Service saying it can't sync with a particular Content DB, a DB that doesn't exist any more. I ...
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Clicking on the username hyperlink inside my Team site and inside my Community site will redirect to different URLs

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application, which contain two site collections; a team site & a community site. But the problem i am facing , if that when clicking on the same username inside the ...
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SharePoint 2010 having user profile without starting user profile service

We have installed SharePoint 2010 in our environment. When I go user profile service to configure Synchronization, all the user profile already imported into SharePoint without user profile service ...
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How i can dynamically amend the userid to the “My Site Host location: ” URL

Under the "User Profile Service Application " managed service i have define the "My Site Host Location" URL to be :- ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Sync PreferredName

In the 2010 world, you used to be able to set the SharePoint user property PreferredName to import an Active Directory user property. In 2013, I can still set the property to import from Active ...
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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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SharePoint BDC to extend User Profiles Skills

I am having some issues getting this working as I would like. We are on SharePoint 2010 SP1 Dec 2012CU. I am able to get it working with a 1:1 mapping, but ultimately want to get multiple "skills" ...
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2010 - displayNames from Active Directory not staying consistent

We are having a problem in which the "Name" portion of some people's profiles are being updated on the periodic sync wiping out the proper displayName which should just be their first and last names ...
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Sharepoint broke Active Directory?

Have a bit of a urgent issue here and hope I can get some advice. I suspect that somehow Sharepoint 2010 User Profile Sync overwrote certain active directory properties with null or empty values. I ...
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User Profile Pictures

SharePoint 2010 + December 2011 CU. Got User Profiles syncing with Active Directory and configured to pull in picture from AD. I've got a single Site Collection at the moment, and adding users to a ...
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How can I map the ADGuid Property for import in the User Profile Service Application?

I am trying to use the User Profile Service Application to import the ADGuid (Active Directory ID) from Active Directory into SharePoint 2010. There is already a default property to store this data, ...
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SP Admin unable to upload profile picture through CA area

Getting following error when try to upload user picture through Central Admin > User Profile area. However, it does have latest CU. It works in the Dev farm but not production farm (apparently farms ...
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ldap and user profile attributes

I have an extended webapp that uses the LDAP provider so users can log in without the fun windows integrated popup. I configured the User Profile Sync Application to use my Forms/LDAP Provider and ...
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Unable to debug in an event receiver sharepoint 2010

When i debug in the event reciever(item adding) as soon as it reached the if condition i get the following error unable to automatically step into the server.The remote procedure could not be ...
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User Profile Manager and its Enum does not give me the same count

Today, I have encountered another issue with SharePoint 2010. I have a powershell script that can pull the user profile details from the User Profile store, having used UserProfileManager to get the ...