Metadata about a user.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
3answers
642 views

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.
0
votes
2answers
90 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
955 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
339 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
364 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

User profiles in Publishing Site

I'm currently making an intranet for my business and I've opted for a publishing site mainly because it allows a lot more control over the look and feel (branding). I want this experience to be a ...
1
vote
0answers
144 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
94 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

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
1
vote
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Web Part showing Top Hierarchy of Department Links

I am trying to think of a good way to present preference links on a SharePoint Web Part page without using cookies. Here’s my challenge: I can easily create a custom list and use the person or group ...
0
votes
1answer
155 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
303 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Person or Group type field

I am using SP 2013. I have created custom property in User Profile as Employee ID. I sync it with AD and it got data from AD to SP properly. Now my question, is there an way that we can add that ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

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 ...
0
votes
4answers
93 views

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")) { ...
2
votes
2answers
149 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
531 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
417 views

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 = ...
0
votes
0answers
167 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
161 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
225 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
5k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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?
1
vote
1answer
331 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
507 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
669 views

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?
3
votes
3answers
2k views

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 ...
5
votes
4answers
1k views

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, ...
2
votes
0answers
82 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

Delete field office for all users SP2013

Is there a way to delete the values of User Profile Property Office for all users via Powershell or CA?
2
votes
2answers
209 views

2010: How to query user profiles for custom properties?

Our sharepoint user profiles are configured to have two additional AD synchronized, public custom properties, EmployeeID and CostCenter. I need to read a list of users with the same CostCenter as the ...
2
votes
0answers
513 views

User profiles - some use listform.aspx, others userdisp.aspx

On a SharePoint 2010 installation we have a small number of users whose user profile URLs (i.e. click on their name in the list of users) goes to something like this: ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Get user's profile picture and other properties using code

I have a sharepoint group, and I want to list all users in this group in a web part, and show their profile pictures and other properties and display them, I am not sure if I should use code to get ...
0
votes
2answers
712 views

User Information pages return 404 in MOSS 2007

Something strange is going on with our User Information pages. Typically, when you click on a user's name, the userdisp.aspx page should open, showing the user's profile information. This used to ...
6
votes
2answers
4k views

How to return all user profiles

I need to query the entire user profile store and do multiple operations such as filtering based on one user profile property, sorting by another, and grouping on yet another. Is this possible using ...
1
vote
0answers
171 views

Add document library to each users MySite

Is there any way to customize each user profile on my SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition in order to add a new section "CV" (A document library) that will be editable by a dedicated SharePoint group ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

Sort Order in People Search Core Results

I wish to display a list of new users on my SharePoint site. I've picked the People Search Core Results webpart and have a user list, but how do I order it by creation date? Iknow in Active ...
0
votes
2answers
869 views

How To Display Both A Username And Their Email In A Custom List

Salvete! In one of my custom lists, I want to add a user-account column (where you display properties of a user or group) to display a user's username, but I also need to display the user's email ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Will SharePoint delete the User Profile and his mysite if User Account is disabled and moved another OU in the same domain?

What will happen if a user's profile is set to be disabled and moved(from Users OU) to the Disabled Users OU(just another OU)? does SharePoint deletes the user profile and properties?
1
vote
1answer
95 views

Include User Department with Document Item SP2013

I am trying to implement a system that when users upload a document, each item is automatically updated with the "created by" user department name. I want to filter documents by department. A static ...
2
votes
1answer
38 views

User cleanup in Sharepoint 2010?

In our project, User accounts are set to be inactive in Active directory whenever they depart and it will be removed permanently only after 6months. In this case, may I expect that SharePoint User ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

Deleted user profile from sharepoint, profile not picked from AD again

I have SharePoint 2010 configured to pick user profile details from AD. I had a user whose details were incorrectly picked by SharePoint. We have what you would define as 2 ADs. One for the parent ...
5
votes
5answers
2k views

Need to sync User Profile with aspnetdb

Can someone please guide me on How to sync user profiles from aspnetdb (FBA users)? We do not have AD, So we need to Create and Sync the User Profile of Sharepoint with aspnetdb. Just to add more ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

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