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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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UPS Connectors with Flow Updates not mapping

I'm syncing data from various sources to user profiles. I have a few multi-value fields and all of them but one work. For example a field called Education gets data from an external content type and ...
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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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Importing BCS Dates in correct format to User Profiles

I'm trying to get the user Profile Service to store the dates in the correct format. Currently the date is displaying in American format, but it is switching the Month and Day around, so the 7th of ...
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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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Sharepoint UserProfile update

We have requirement, Need to group user profile with resepect to user Office Property also need to set date value in custom property for each office user (Example Office A user today date then Office ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can edits to a user's profile trigger a workflow?

I would like a workflow to be triggered when a property in a user's profile is edited. Ideally this would be triggered by an edit done either by a user or through the User Profile Synchronization ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Service Application Error

I got a strange problem with Sharepoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization Service (UPS). I have User Profile Service Application(UPA) and User Profile Service is started. Two FIM Service is stopped ...
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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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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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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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Delete sharepoint userprofile property using powershell

This is the script im using to delete the sharepoint userprofile property using powershell. #Load Sharepoint SnapIn if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction ...
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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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User profile synchronization service instance turning off

I have setup synchronization service and successfully imported accounts from AD. I also have configured incremental synchronization to be run every hour (there are frequent updates and/or account ...
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ResolvePrincipal vs SearchPrincipal

So I'm attempting to write something to mimic sharepoint's people picker. I was originally using Utility.ResolvePrincipal with some success, but it was only returning me a single user (obviously). So, ...
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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 ...