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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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Recommended method to retrieve user personal site URL

I use following method to retrieve URL of personal site: private string GetPersonalSite(SPSite site) { var curUser = SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser; ServerContext context = ...
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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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Create User Profile for external Users in sharepoint 2010?

I have 20,000 external Users, they don't have domain account. How can i create User Profiles for them in SharePoint 2010 ? Is there any way to create them without adding them to domain ?
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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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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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Should I not be able to see all user accounts in central admin?

I'm a little confused... When I log into the main SharePoint web interface (SharePoint 2007) I'll see a specific user under People and Groups. Then if I log into Central Admin > Shared Services > ...
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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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How to get sharepoint userid from login name?

Hi I am trying to retrieve current userid _spuserid from login name.How can it be retieved? var userid=Function??("domain\name"); Any idea?
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SharePoint 2010 PeoplePicker Control Not Displaying User Data

In a test SharePoint environment, I have configured the User Profile Service, and the user profiles have been successfully populated into the UPS using the User profile Synchronization Service from ...
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request timed out error while creating User profile service application after long time

in order to configure my sites in sharepoint 2013, we need to start user profile synchronization service. while starting that service it should populate user profile application. for me it is not ...
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How to show AD Contacts in the SP2010 people picker

is it possible to have the SharePoint 2010 people picker show AD Contacts. We have sub contractors & some full time staff listed as contacts in AD, in order to have their contact information ...
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Is it possible to update group permissions based on user profile?

In SharePoint 2013, is it possible to update group permissions based on user profiles? For example, we will have 50 team sites each with group permissions that each hold 10-50 users. Rather than ...
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Mysites User Profiles Gone?

So today suddenly all but the very latest (added within this week) users disappeared from MySites and our People Directory. What could of caused this to happen? How can I restore everyone's ...
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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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Getting Active directory users in Sharepoint 2010

How can we take the user's details from active directory in SharePoint 2010. I have one requirement, which has the functionality to send the mail to all the users who are listed in particular column ...
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Can't create User Profile AD mapping using PowerShell in 2013

Using PowerShell, I want to add properties to the user profile in 2013 and map those properties to be synchronized with Active Directory. I can create the properties fine as well as the ...
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Sharepoint 2007 UserProfileService iterate CHOICE fields?

Is there any way to view all available Choice fields for Sharepoint 2007 UserProfile Web Service?
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SP2010 User Profile Service - Incremental Sync not working

we have a sharepoint 2010 fram with 2 WFE and 2 App Server. On one App Service we have activated the user priovile Service and user provile syncronisation service. If i start a full syncronisation, ...
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Updating User Profile doesn't invalidate cache

The website I'm building has a heavily extended user model. The requirement is to have a single page where admins (who are windows authenticated users) can see the profiles of all the users. Regular ...
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Best Practice to check if a user exist

Am I missing something here? There should be a method to check if a user exist, which doesn't throw an error if it doesn't. EnsureUser() is not applicable, because that method creates a new user if it ...
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Profile picture not showing in mysite person.aspx (Branding)

Im attaching an image of how a users page looks like in My Site. As you can see the organization chart and some user attributes shows up like expected. However, the user profile picture doesnt show ...
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Update-SPProfilePhotoStore on New MySiteLocation throws exception on Deleted MySiteLocation

I had a malfunctioning MySite located at http://mysite:8080, which I deleted. I created a new web app at http://portal:8080 successfully, the MySiteHost Site Collection successfully, set up mysite in ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Picture Medium/Large thumbnail mapping the first time uploaded image.New Profile picture is not loaded

I am facing the some critical issue in production server. I uploaded the userprofile photoA first time for USER A. Its is working fine. now the image stored in the User Photos/ProfilePicturs ...
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User Profile sync with User Information List

Do these two lists have a syncing mechanism? I know of the User Profiles being synced via your data store, but does the User Profile sync with the User Information List? If so, what settings drive ...
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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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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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Approval Workflow to update User Profiles Details

I am working on a Leave Application System using Sharepoint. I have added the total leave each user have in their user profile. The user will apply leave and once it is approved, the leave taken ...
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Contact details not showing user information

I've got a standard Contact Details web part on a page, when I add some users as the contact the web part refreshes with no change, yet other users are fine. I've checked the problem users exist in ...
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People Search Results Links to /person.aspx?accountname=DOMAIN/USERNAME Causes 404 User Not Found

When doing people searches in SharePoint 2010 Server, the account name is formatted DOMAIN/USERNAME instead of DOMAIN\USERNAME. This is causing a User Not Found error when trying to click on their ...
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Displaying user profile image using JSOM - broken image link in IE

I have written the following code to get the user profile image and display on my master page header. Everything is working fine with Chrome but in IE I get a broken image link where i should be ...
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Two-Way User Profile Synchronization from / to AD

I am wondering about the following problem - say I have MySites configured on my SharePoint Server 2013 environment and the users' profile properties like address, telephone number and so forth are ...
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Removal of User Profile Synchronization Service

I am seeking instructions or howto to completely remove user profile synchronization service from single server install of SharePoint 2013 to start fresh as I am unable to move past the "starting" ...
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Is there a way to remove/delete/hide the activity from “activities I am following” section?

Is there a way to remove/delete/hide the activity from "activities I am following" section? I do not want to hide the entire section itself like mentioned in this URL - ...
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Profile image size issue

When uploading an image of up to 300x300 for profiles into SharePoint 2013 - SP automatically creates thumbnails for the image for use around the site; org browser, people search etc. However if the ...
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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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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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Custom view/edit user profile pages in SharePoint Foundation

We've been developing some app for SharePoint Foundation 2010 only and have some problems with profiles/users after sharepoint 2010 dev - whew is not User Profile Service Application in SPF 2010 :) ...
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Active Directory Display name with commas and SharePoint

This is rather a rant than a question, but I'm trying to find a best practice. A Active Directory I'm working with is currently organized using LastName, FirstName for displayName. 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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UserName profile property not updated after migration

I am working for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. The User Profile Application Service performs an incremental synchronization each day. The UPAS retrieves user profiles from an Active ...
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Determine the number of times a profile has been viewed

I need to display the following text in a web part: Your profile has been viewed by X people in the last 90 days How can I determine the value of "X" using JSOM? If this isn't possible, 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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How to change MySite URL to HTTPS

This shouldn't be hard, but ultimately is. I only found references that I should backup the existing MySite and move it to another location. The MSDN documentation on Configure My Sites in SharePoint ...
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How to access programmatically to Active Directory Properties from an SPUser

I'd like to know how can I do to access to Active Directory information (eg: Department) of an User starting from an SPUser... I've User Profile Service configured and I see in Sharepoint those ...
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Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties

Is there a way to show/hide/Change the user profile properties based on the value of another user profile property For Eg : I have a custom Boolean user property and when the user checked the box ...
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just did a host header change > user profile pics links back to old url

I changed the "my site host" for user profile to the new host header. I reset index, crawl people. people result works but the pic link back to old header so they are not appearing. How do I fix ...
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userdisp.aspx not displaying custom properties in User Profile Service

I've added custom properties in User Profile Server (UPS) like Employee Number, Company Code, and Division Code which it's all getting from Active Directory. It syncs fine and I can see these ...
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Updating “My Settings” profile information via User Profile Sync

Environment: SharePoint Server 2010 Web Application: Claims Authentication - Windows NTLM User claim token: i:0#.w User Profile Sync: Configured to retrieve user info from ActiveDirectory. ...
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Default value on user profile property

Is it possible to set a default value on a user profile property? Eg a term? I guess one has to hook up with a user profile creation event, but I can't find this one. A workaround could be to add ...