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How is the user information list populated?

When you add a user with direct permissions somewhere within a site but they haven't yet visited SharePoint - will the user be added into the user information list automatically or only once they ...
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Apps not available for user pages

our company just started using sharepoint 2013 (in office 365). We are trying to get an app to show up in the user personal pages. In this case it is about the app 'promoted links'. When we login ...
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profile picture asking for credential each time from SharePoint Client object model

In the SharePoint application, we have a left menu in which we are showing current user profile picture. In order to get the user profile image, we are using SharePoint client object model using below ...
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Hide / Disable My Site, My Profile and Social Tags

I was following these steps to disable social-related functionality on SharePoint 2010 Publishing site, using Central Admin: ...
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user profile informations

How can I select the custom user profile information? When I apply this code, I only reach the AD user profile information, but I have some additional user information. How can I reach them? ...
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SharePoint User Profile Sync to AD

One question regarding the user profile sync, we are trying to sync user photo in SharePoint back to AD picture. We have one AD forest, two domains, and in SharePoint we have two Synchronization ...
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Disabling/postponing timer jobs programmatically

I wrote a utility that sync's our Oracle HR database of employees into SharePoint profiles. It loads all 150,000 employees from Oracle into an array, for each employee it retrieves or creates a ...
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Access Denied trying to access SharePoint 2013 REST API, User Profile endpoint

I am building a Provider Hosted App for SharePoint 2013 in PHP. I have been successfully able to generate an access token for my user, and remotely access an api for showing all the lists. ...
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Profile pictures work everywhere except People Search!

I'm stumped. Profile pictures are appearing correctly everywhere in SharePoint except People Search results. Here's how I tested: I did a full AD import. I edited my profile, including the ...
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How can user profile subtypes be assigned in batch?

Long story short, I don't want to have to go into each profile and assign them to a sub-type. Can this be accomplished in batch somehow? Ideally , it would be great to somehow use audiences. If I ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Alert emails going to wrong account

We've got a Sharepoint 2007 site, and alerts are in place for changes to Tasks & Milestones, so users receive emails whenever they are assigned a new Task. However, many of those emails are going ...
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Include additional fields with Person Site Column

When I create a column of type Lookup, there is a section at the bottom labeled "Add a column to show each of these additional fields:" I want to do this same thing with a Person column. It seems ...
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Unauthorized access to User Profile Service web service

I have two zones for my SP2010 site collection: default (uses Win Auth- claims) and internet (uses FBA to an AD user store). I have a WP which would call the User Profile Web Service and get some ...
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How to set and retrieve custom profile properties in sharpeoint 2010 FBA

I have one sharepoint site in which FBA was enabled. I am trying to show all the registerd users in a grid. Along with the username and password i want to show some custom properties like company and ...
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SelectPicture.aspx > Upload profile picture thru Central Admin

Central Admin still can't upload user's picture. We just updated to Feb 2013 CU thinking it will fix the issue. Latest CU in place Central Admin getting error User profile service is running and ...
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SharePoint 2010 is altering user profile properties

I'm facing a weird issue with SharePoint 2010 user profile. I'm storing in the user profile a base 64 string that hold some custom data. As the data may be quite heavy, the profile property has been ...
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SharePoint BDC to extend User Profiles Skills

I am having some issues getting this working as I would like. We are on SharePoint 2010 SP1 Dec 2012CU. I am able to get it working with a 1:1 mapping, but ultimately want to get multiple "skills" ...
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Get the site access for the current user in infopath

I have a save & close button on an infopath 2007 form, but i would like to create a rule on it to be disabled if the current user only has read only access to the sharepoint site, is this possible ...
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In sharepoint,to get other user profile which sharepoint webservice should use?

I want to get other user's profile details like email, id, work phone, home phone, department, title etc... By using which webservice/method, can I get this informtions? I tried with ...
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How to retrive all the user account info and email and make a data view webpart

I am trying to create a data view webpart with url parameter ID (_layouts/userdisp.aspx?ID=(@ID).. where all the user information especially user name, email and some basic information can be obtain ...
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How to exclude Admin Acounts from People Search Result

I would like to remove all the Admin accounts from People Search results. I have seen several ways to do it. I didn't want to add a new field in the AD to indicate whether the account is an admin ...
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Problem with User Profile Synchronization Service

I have been facing the problem with my sharepoint user profile synchronization service for almost 2 months. I have followed exactly the http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx article and yet ...
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User Information form lost after sp-moveuser

in my test lab, after executing the cmdlet SP-MoveUser the form that displays the user information (the one that appears when you click on the user display name) is lost and cannot be viewed anymore. ...
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SharePoint 2010: Additional default search crawled property on User Profile Search

I have used the following article to add an additional crawled propert to SharePoint 2010 user profile search. ...
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1answer
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Error following site across farm using shared user profile service application

I have published my user profile service application and my search service application from one farm which hosts mysites to another farm which is just for collaboration. I would like to be able to ...
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How do I programatically access Locale in my custom web part?

I've been going crazy trying to find where I can access the Locale found by going to your username at the top right of SharePoint -> My Settings -> My Regional Settings I've been able to access ...
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User profile synchronization for User profile properties in SharePoint 2010 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: User profile synchronization for User profile properties IN SP2010, I have added 3 new User profile properties by Central Admin of type boolean, datetime and string.Then ...
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Deleted Service Application, Service Instance(s) Remain

The User Profile Synchronization Service was not properly configured and was stuck in "Stopping" state. I was able to delete the User Profile Service Application but the User Profile Service ...
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Custom Discussion Board Join User Profile Custom Properties

I have been tasked with modifying the SharePoint 2010 default Discussion Board to include two additional custom fields that have been definied in the User Profile list. In an ideal world I would like ...
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User Profile Photos not displaying in IE or Org Browser, but do in other browsers

User Profile Service is importing photos from AD. Sync and profile photos are being created fine. I've identified one profile picture that will not display in IE8, eventhough the picture exists. ...
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2010 - displayNames from Active Directory not staying consistent

We are having a problem in which the "Name" portion of some people's profiles are being updated on the periodic sync wiping out the proper displayName which should just be their first and last names ...
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SharePoint 2010 - The account in User Information is not up to date with Active Directory

I'm running a 2010 SharePoint environment and have encountered a problem in the User Information list. Previously a user logged in with username: domain\JackSh But his accountname has been ...
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Users gets intermittent access denied?

I have users in domain groups, which we set permission on. Some users get access denied to certain content some of the time, but not all of the time. It's very hard to search for errors in this case. ...
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User Information List issue

I have an unusual problem with User Information List in my main site collection. After unknown circumstances, we lost quite a few users from that list (their profiles still exist). Moreover in ...
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Custom properties of logged in user

I have written a custom membership provider for forms-based authentication to our SP site. The membership provider authenticates against our existing Users table in our DB. There are a few bits of ...
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Sharepoint broke Active Directory?

Have a bit of a urgent issue here and hope I can get some advice. I suspect that somehow Sharepoint 2010 User Profile Sync overwrote certain active directory properties with null or empty values. I ...
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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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User Profile Sync will not sync any users

I click on Start Profile Synchronization (Full or Incremental) and nothing happens. It never shows it going through the different sync stages. Running with farm account that has full rights ...
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1answer
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What is the bext way to update user profile info in AD from Sharepoint?

Is there a way to update a users profile in AD from sharepoint? Is there a web part available, one that I can develop or any other interface that I could build/use? Thanks
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find sharepoint 2010 user login status

i need to find all share point users login status. basically i need to create the basic live web chat (like Facebook chat) program with integrate with SharePoint users. so i need to display all ...
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User Profile Pictures

SharePoint 2010 + December 2011 CU. Got User Profiles syncing with Active Directory and configured to pull in picture from AD. I've got a single Site Collection at the moment, and adding users to a ...
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1answer
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Add 'Display Name' in discussion list

Is there any way I can use the 'Display name' or some other user profile property in the view of a discussion list?
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How can I map the ADGuid Property for import in the User Profile Service Application?

I am trying to use the User Profile Service Application to import the ADGuid (Active Directory ID) from Active Directory into SharePoint 2010. There is already a default property to store this data, ...
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MOSS User profile database

What populates entries in to MOSS user profile database? I've notice that each time a user creates a mysite it adds an entry to user profile database. Is there any other actions which does the ...
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User Profile Sync status stuck at “Synchronizing”

User profile synchronization status is stuck at "Synchronizing" for more that 8 hours and it seems the Active directory import(0) is also not updated. Any suggestions?
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SPUser vs. UserProfile vs My Settings

I've been working woth FBA now, and my site uses both windows login and FBA login. They both work fine, and I've setup a MySite successfully to view profiles, and setup content sites for either kind ...
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What is the My Site search experience in geographically distributed model?

I'm developing an architecture model for my company's global SharePoint footprint and have a question on the people search experience for a geographically distributed model. My plan right now is to ...
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User Profile Synchronisation from SQL Database

I am trying to update the Manager and Profile Picture properties for the UPS from SQL. The problem is that these two fields are stored as text in SQL but SharePoint expects a Person field and URL ...
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Edit UserProfileProperties in Sharepoint 2010 using PowerShell

As I mentioned above I want to modify given UserProfileProperties. http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/uploadfile/anavijai/modify-user-profile-properties-in-sharepoint-2010-using-powershell/ This is what I ...
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Display additional User details in Custom List

I have a custom list definition based upon a content type which includes a field of type "User". When I display this field in my list view, it shows the name with a link to the entry in the site ...