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Could not retrieve profile with SharePoint Designer

I am using SharePoint Designer to retrieve user profile information and got this error: Could not retrieve profile schema from server, Make sure the profile store is properly configured. However, ...
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Managing synchronization options in User Profile Service Application using Powershell

I am trying to manage the synchronization options in SharePoint Farm using Powershell. I would like to change the "Use SharePoint Profile Synchronization" to "Enable External Identity Manager" by ...
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Sharepoint Online User Pictures

As the admin of a office 365 subscription with Sharepoint Online Is it possible for me to place users profile pictures or remove them if inappropriate?
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Get the name of Current User

I can get the ID of the current user with this command: $().SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser().toString(); Is there a way to get the NAME of the current user?
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How to List by MS SQL, or to the Excel User Information List

I want to ask a Question, how to list by MS SQL, or to the Excel User Information List? With all fields of hiden List User Information List. I menaged to list User Login, Name and Surname, and email, ...
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Why is SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow people picker field from the list item showing wrong user?

We have a standard SharePoint 2013 list that contains several columns. One of the columns is your typical People Picker column. Let's call it the Employee Name column When we send out an email via a ...
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“About Me” missing - SharePoint onPremise

I am using SP Server onPremise, I have a site collection with some sites. I do not see the "About me" menu. I would like to allow user to change profile picture and update some information about the ...
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User Profile Property locked down and un-editable

Brand new SharePoint 2013 on premise, sync with AD successful however the field Office Location (SPS-Location) is set as "Configure a Term Set to be used for this property" but I cannot select the ...
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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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Update the UPS Synchronization to a BDC model

Is there a way to update the available fields within a UPS synchronization connection when the underlying BDC model changes (addded/deleted fields) and without recreating the connection?
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object object from get_userProfileProperties() stringify

var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager(clientContext); // Get user properties for the target user. // To ...
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finding if a user profile property is in the edit page section

Basically as the title says how can I find out which of my user profile properties are in the edit page using javascript. my code is : var MyProperties, getMyNewsChoices = function () { ...
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User Profiles get properties and calculate the percentage of empty properties

I've been playing around with user profiles and come across this SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager.getPropertiesFor(accountName) however I am not sure how to implement what I want to do. I want to loop ...
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Programatically update profile field(s)

I have a requirement to update user profile fields. I'm able to query the fields, of course, using the CSOM API in Javascript. But, as per here - ...
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Update user profile for user whose account name has changed in AD

We have an issue with User Profile Sync in SharePoint 2010 when the following happens: A new user is added to AD (i.e. DOMAIN\jdoh) The user is synched successfully to SharePoint Time passes The ...
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Disable the Sync of Profile pictures from SharePoint My Sites to AD

I'm looking for a way to stop the sync of Profile Pictures between My Sites and Active Directory. Users are editing their profile photo and thus they are synced back. I have seen the Property "Picture ...
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Setting multi value user profile property using Powershell

I want to set value to multi value property which is mapped to meta data through .csv file
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User Profile Incremental Synchronization Timer Job runs on wrong server

I have configured 2 User Profile Service instance's on a SharePoint 2010 farm to cater for an Intranet and Extranet Domain. One UPS runs on the app server and hosts the Intranet sync and the other ...
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Remove old profiles from upgrade to 2010

when i upgraded our environment from 2007 to 2010 it seems everyones profiles came with it. I did a cutover upgrade so i would have thought that any profiles in my 2007 environment would have been ...
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Creating users in the User Profile Service

Background We are currently using SharePoint 2010 and are potentially looking at SharePoint 2013 for an upcoming project. Question The article below suggests that user profiles cannot be created ...
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People picker people from AD other domain

I have a problem with my SharePoint 2013 on premise set up. At this moment we have a SharePoint web application at "SHAREPOINT.DOMAIN2.COM". I've set up a User Profile Synchronisation correctly in ...
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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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Master page for user profile pages, how that works?

I am building a SharePoint intranet branding solution, I have built 2 master page for site and system. Planning to build another master page for users but noticed each user has a different site ...
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SharePoint profile picture link missing “/”

I have imported profile pictures from AD and is successfully synchronizing. The problem is that SharePoint is looking for the picture at the wrong location. In the console i get this error: GET ...
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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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User Profile Synchronization won't start

I am using sharepoint 2010 standard on Server2008 R2. I have configured and started User Profile Synchronization Service by following http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx article. My both ...
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Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
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Delete values from multi value user profile property

How can I remove a property value from a user profile multi valued property. I have a custom multi valued(string) property where I can add items.But does anyone know if how to remove any value ...
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How do you get the Profile Picture URL through code?

How do you get the user profile picture from an SPUser profile?
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User Profile Sync and Active Directory groups

We utilize Active Directory (2003) to provide access to our SharePoint 2010 team sites. Lately we have noticed that when we change a Group in Active Directory, that change doesn't necessarily affect ...
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SharePoint User Profile REST API unknown error

I activated user profiles (and managed metadata services), but when I call: http://<mysharepointsite>/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties I get: <m:error ...
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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 to display User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) in SharePoint?

The Column for User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) is not a default site column in SharePoint? In VCard it is: N:MyLastName;MyFirstName;MyMiddleName;MyPrefix (Mr., Mrs., Dr.);MySuffix (Sr., Jr.) ...
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Error while calling SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager.getMyProperties method

I am trying to get current user profile information using the PeopleManager object ( SP.UserProfiles.js ) in a SharePoint hosted app. Code snippet is like below : var peopleManager = new ...
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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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User Profile full sync overwrites AD and SharePoint with old values for Title property

I have configured a User Profile Service Application to export the Job Title attribute to the Active Directory "title" property. The SharePoint Title property is not configured to import or export ...
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How to get profile properties for users

I am creating one javascript file to bring all users emails and birthdates using JSOM. var targetUser = elm; // elm is my user name eg:i:0#.f|membership|xyzuser@mydomain.com // Get the current ...
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Integrate SharePoint User links with MySites

In staging, if you click on a user link (for example, on a permissions page, or the 'modified by' column in a document library), it automatically goes to our staging MySites site. With fiddler, I see ...
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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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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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Orphaned SharePoint Foundation User Profile

I am curious about the effects of user profiles after an employee leaves an organization. If former employee John Doe had a domain account of acmeinc\jdoe and his replacement, Jane Doe, also had the ...
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Using a custom claims provider to populate user properties (Email and Display Name)

We have a custom claims provider that calls a web service in order to provide search and resolve for users being federated from ADFS. This web service provides names, email addresses, and AD security ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...