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Renaming SAMAccountName in Active Directory and update in SharePoint 2010?

We would be updating the SAMAccountName in Active Directory and should update the profiles in SharePoint 2010. Eg: Old SAMAccountName : ABC New SAMAccountName : XYZ I hope that we may just need to ...
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People Search returns wrong link to user profile

I have a problem with people search, when I search for a person peoples results are shown but when I click people name I am redirected back to search center url. When I hover my mouse over user's name ...
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Sharepoint 2013 task list sync to outlook is throwing error

When I try to click on sync to outlook on sharepoint 2013 task list. It is throwing this error: We couldn't start syncing your tasks because we need to get a few things set up first. Click here to ...
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What format is UserProfile_GUID?

LATER EDIT: UserProfile_GUID has nothing to do with objectguid in LDAP. However, it can be used as DN like this dn=<GUID={the_string} when you bind to LDAP. UserProfile_GUID and objectguid 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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Current MySite url by javascript

I need to get the current user MySite Url using javascript / jQuery. I am using SP 2013
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How To Set/Update user profile custom property value programmatically?

Currently created User Profile Custom Property "Function" programmatically,But I Don't Know How To assign Value To That Custom Property programmatically.
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Office 365 pre-provision my site issue with Powershell

I am creating personal sites using powershell csom. My issue is on below line $loader = [Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.ProfileLoader]::GetProfileLoader($ctx) I get following error. ...
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Access user information based on list

I’ve created a List with a ‘Person’ column to manage favourite people. So the operator will add a few favourite people to the list. It appears that the person column can only return a single ...
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Search by company in Enterprise search and add drop down box to list company

I'm stuck with these issues in SharePoint 2013 Enterprise. I have been able to configure a Search Schema to import data from AD company entry. This part works, but I can't search for the company name ...
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12k views

New MySite URL still redirects to old URL

So far, we had our MySite setup in the same web application as our intranet (http://ourintranet), and had it located under the URL http://ourintranet/my. No personal sites were allowed, we are ...
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error on starting user profile synchronisation service

when i try to start my user profile synchronisation service it take w while on "starting" statut then he return to "stopped" statut even the system service take the "automatiqe" statut type then he ...
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234 views

Add personal site collection administrator programmatically

I am looking for a way to add a site collection owner to personal site of a user. I can set the ctx.Site.Owner for other site collections, but for personal sites I am receiving Unauthorized exception ...
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Switching Assistant and Manager values in SharePoint User Profile

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have been having this strange issue, where we can user profile to show Manager and Assistant, which are OOTB user properties that are mapped to Manager and Assistant ...
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276 views

How to get user account name by display name

In Sharepoint 2010 I am getting display name of the user with SPServices like 11;#John, Kondo. But I want account name like mydomain\aa2311. Is there any way to get the account name with the display ...
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Missing departement in user profile

I have a user whose account does not display department in the user list in a site SharePoint 2010. For example, user2's departement does not appear in the list. But this departement information ...
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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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Photo export not working for my site in high trust environment

There is a two way trust between the two farms. When I am trying to start the user profile synchronization service The user profile service is working and the profiles have imported successfully. ...
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Implementing FBA & Windows auth with user profiles in 2013

Has anyone successfully implemented a multi auth SP2013 farm but managed to retain a single source user profile? my client has a bad AD Domain set up and so as a result users are going to be prompted ...
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How to pull in the 'l' field from Active Directory into SharePoint user profile?

I went into "Manage User Properties" within the User Profile Service Application. I set the "Office Location" field and mapped it to 'l' within Active Directory. 'l' is used to contain our City ...
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Overriding default field values with user profile properties

I'm new to SharePoint development, specifically O365, and had what I thought was a fairly simple need - default a field to the user's department, and make the field read only. Turns out that was ...
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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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How to check and list active profiles in UPS?

When I setup the UPS sync first time, I selected entire domain to import. So that many users are imported and their user profiles are generated. Later I de-select some OUs and make a full sync. I ...
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Scheduled task of User profile updation - best practice

I have wrote a C# code which will update two custom attributes of User Profile(for all users). Values for those two resides in different database(not in active directory). We need to run that c# ...
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Get Taxonomy term bound to user profile property via CSOM?

Environment: SharePoint 2013 Enterprise (on-premises). The User Profile property SPS-Department tied to hierarchial Managed Metadata Termset. I need a way to read this profile property data via CSOM ...
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Synchronize Userprofile SP2013 VM with Active Directory

I have a SP2013 DEV on a virtual machine and wonder if is possible to synchronize Userprofiler with Active directory of the company.
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Acces Active directory users custom attribute from sharepoint

We have a custom attribute in Active directory for all users, say 'HCODE' and I have to access 'HCODE' based on logged in user and to pass that value to the SSRS reports. So far I have done this ...
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People Manager vs. People Manager SharePoint Online

What's the difference between People Manager with fewer methods and People Manager with more methods? I am using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.dll. I created PeopleManager peopleManager ...
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611 views

SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Photo's Image Rendition

Is it possible to activate image rendition on the MySites Host Collection? I need to be able to allow users to edit (crop etc.) their profile photos upon upload. Is image rendition applicable to ...
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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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User Profile Sync status stuck at “Synchronizing” every time it runs

We have SharePoint 2013 and every time it runs, that status remains on Synchronizing although it is importing user profiles. In order to make it idle we do the following: Click on Stop in Central ...
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Export photos My sites between trusted farms

I have a farm with user profiles and my sites configured. There is a two trust between the two farms. When I am trying to start the user profile synchronization service I had to use the IP address ...
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Make users accept a policy before they can use the solution - SharePoint - REST

First time a user logon to the system they should get a "policy" that they should accept. Without the accept on the policy they cannot use the solution! I've created a custom user property on every ...
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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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Retreive all site collection User Profile by code

I've been trying to get all users from a SharePoint site collection site. But some people that I can retrieve using people picker, I can't find from the code. And when I try to get them using ...
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How to get Users in the Farm with JQuery

want to users all the Sharepoint farm, so I would like to consume SharePoint web services using javascript/jQuery. I am capable to write small scripts using javascript/jQuery, but I don't know how to ...
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Deleted user - Remove link to UserDisp or Person page

I'm trying to figure out what removes links from Created By/ Modified By fields for a deleted user? To elaborate I have a user who no longer exists in LDAP source, so does not exist in UPA and in ...
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Cutom AD attributes don't show in Attribute drop down list in SharePoint CA for Mange User Property

There is a Custom AD attribute that is mapped in SharePoint 2010 farm. We created a new SharePoint 2013 farm and when we tried to map the AD attribute from CA we don't see the custom attribute in the ...
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SharePoint MySite last modified date - Create CV based on mysite's properties / lists

What's the best way to find out when a property / custom property are changed on a mysite? Can't find any last modified on user properties. We're trying to create CV based on users mysite. We've ...
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Turning off “We found some suggestions for you on Sharepoint” globally

Every few days I get a "We found some suggestions for you" email telling me to follow people within our own organization. This is a very annoying and useless default option, at least for our mid-sized ...
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Can Move-SPUser be used to merge users if security is not a factor?

We manage all our site security via AD group memberships. We are currently in the process of folding four AD domains into a fifth domain that already exists. Our farm is in one of those four domains ...
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Update custom user profile properties - Powershell - SharePoint

Having problem updating custom user profile properties. Anyone with the same problem, code below: [void][reflection.assembly]::Loadwithpartialname("Microsoft.Office.Server"); ...
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Issue with user profile and AD synchro

I've an issue in my synchro AD with SharePoint 2010. i've deleted a user from the AD, the synchro runs but i've some web app and on a web app. If i do check permission, the user exist. when i select ...
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SP2013 People Search: Mapping User Profile Property “Office” to Managed Properties?

In our current SP2013 project, we're using AD Import to import data from the AD to the user profiles. Now I want to add some more information from the user profile to the search results of the people ...
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User Profile Creation for Anonymous User throws Null Reference Exception

I am trying to create a User Profile when an anonymous user registers on my FBA web application. The below CreateUserProfile() method is being called during the register event. It works well in ...
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Problems starting UPS sync service

When provisioning the User Profile Service Application via Powershell, we can not start the User Profile Synchronization Service, no matter what. It gets stuck on starting, and after a while gets ...
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Not able find user in userinformation list

I am using one list and it has one person field configured for "All Users". So when i type some email ID in that person field, it is getting user and it works well. But when i wants to add new ...
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My site and properties from external sources

We have an on premise SharePoint 2013 farm. In setting up mysite, we will only retrieve username and picture from AD, all other properies for profiles we need to get from another database that is ...
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User deleted and re-added to AD - Profile now empty on MOSS

A user was accidentally deleted from AD and re-added once we realised what happened, now the user is unable to access the SharePoint site they work within. I re-added the permissions to the specific ...
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Customize my site

We are going to heavily customize My Sites, but will use standard components (web parts used in my site) and add some libraries and lists to every Profile. In this regard I am wondering how to go ...