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how to restore deleted user from profile database

A user info was incorrect and profile sync was not updating. So I deleted the user from the user profile (Central admin). I did a full sync but that user did not make it in the profile database. How ...
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stsadm migrateuser: The user does not exist or is not unique

I'm running: stsadm -o migrateuser -oldlogin "domain1\user" -newlogin "domain2\user" -ignoreidhistory and getting the error "The user does not exist or is not unique". The users exist in both ...
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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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Getting regional settings in app part?

I am creating an app part working with dates. I need to show date by users regional settings as well as in SharePoint. SharePoint Page have _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName, where is current ...
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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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Determine the number of times a profile has been viewed

I need to display the following text in a web part: Your profile has been viewed by X people in the last 90 days How can I determine the value of "X" using JSOM? If this isn't possible, I ...
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Updating “My Settings” profile information via User Profile Sync

Environment: SharePoint Server 2010 Web Application: Claims Authentication - Windows NTLM User claim token: i:0#.w User Profile Sync: Configured to retrieve user info from ActiveDirectory. ...
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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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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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SPFieldUserValue and UserProfileManager / Convert UserProfile to SPFieldUserValue

I have a big problem. I would like add a user to a list item via SPFieldUserValue. But this user has never used the Sharepoint site before. So I can not select the SPUser-Object of this user from a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Profile Enhancements

I am looking for any 3rd party tools that would enhance the useability, functionality, as well as the branding of the SharePoint 2010 MySites. Currently we would like a more intuitive user interface ...
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Using get-spuser returns null SIDs

I am very new to SharePoint (2010 in this case) and have been tasked with writing a PowerShell script that will synchronize some information between Active Directory and SharePoint users. I figured ...
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update profile db with ad but without setting up the ups

Is there another way to push data from Active Directory to profile DB without using UPS. i am working on developer machine and just need one time push from AD to profile DB. Is there an alternate to ...
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Hovering over presence indicator doesnt bring pop up

I have some strange behavior. When im on user profile and i hover over the "prescense indicator" i do not get a pop up, as strange as it my seen ... How could it be? Do i need to activate maybe ...
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Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileManager.GetEnumerator() what does it return?

I know it returns an array of user profiles but how do I see what fields are on the profile so that I can maniplaute it.
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When UserProfile object is created for the first time?

Environment: SP 2010 Enterprise. Claims based auth only enabled. Is User Profile created when user signs in for the first time? Or it takes some time for that?
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User Profile Sync - Certain Properties not syncing

I've followed Spence Harbar's Rational guide to implementing Profile Sync. Everything seems fine until further inspection. The following properties don't sync: Job Title; Proxy Address; Office ...
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Sharepoint shows wrong account for User Profile Syncronisation Service

I've been trying to start UPS Sync Service in my SP2010 Farm. Here what I do: Create a UPS Sync Service Application with a managed account (DOMAIN\spservices). Click on newly created application, ...
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UserNotFoundException with ActivityManager

Here is a weird situation. The site works with forms based authentication. I need to get the activity feed of the current user. As you know in FBA mode login names are prefixed with ...
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Which web part will display the current user?

Do you know what web part I can use to display the picture of the current user?
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How do I customize the FAST People Search results?

I would like to add the user's pager number (which we display the extension) to display in the FAST people search results. Any help would be appreciated! Update I modified the FetchProperties on ...
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Show dropdowns in Edit Profile (My Sites)

Is it possible to only allow certain values through dropdowns rather than free text when people edit their profile? For instance to limit choice of company, organisation, county or location. I want ...
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Sharepoint 2010 server running stand alone, how to add domain accounts to it for auth?

I have a SharePoint server that is not running on our primary domain. I would like the users to come from AD on our primary domain. so users can login with their [domain][account]. I would also ...
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Synchronize User Profile data from an external list

I would like to use additional properties from another datasource (SQL server) as additional user properties, then push them back to active directory. I setup a sample BCS to the sql server ...
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Add existing list as a lookup column in User Profiles

I'd like to extend my user profile properties in my SSP by adding a new property which would render as a dropdownlist via a lookup column. Is it possible to reference a sharepoint list using a ...
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Unable to editing user profiles

I've SharePoint Server 2007 installed on Windows Server 2003 (x32). I'm trying to create Alerts but I get the error: The following users do not have e-mail addresses specified: System Account, ...
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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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Accessing UserProfile information Annonymously

I am trying to run a piece code to figure out if a user has a mysite or not. Following is the code: UserProfileManager profManager = new UserProfileManager(); UserProfile profile = ...
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Get userProfile mail by SP.FieldUserValue

What I want Simply - the user's profile information to obtain the mail adress. What I have A SP.FieldUserValue object filled with the user which mail I want to obtain. Approach MailContact: ...
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Does Qty of User Groups slow down SP?

I am trying to use Microsoft/SharePoint Best practices by using User Groups instead of Direct Access. I have over 350 Branches x = 350+ (approx.) 00000 = Branch Code So with the below list, I have ...
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SPO 2013 - How to export user profiles into an Excel sheet?

We have O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone Book"/Staff Directory. Few of our employees asked if it could be possible to print out all the users and ...
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creating multiple User Profile Service Application in SharePoint 2013

We have 3-tire Architecture of SharePoint 2013(APP Server,WFE Server and SQL Server).I have configured User Profile Synchronization service in APP Server it is working and According to our requirement ...
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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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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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Provisioning User Profile Service - Will not start

I've been following Spence Harbar's guide for setting up a multi-tenant install of SharePoint 2013 in a testing environment. I am following his 2010 Guide but replaced the Search Service script with ...
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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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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?
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Mysites User Profiles Gone?

So today suddenly all but the very latest (added within this week) users disappeared from MySites and our People Directory. What could of caused this to happen? How can I restore everyone's ...
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Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties

Is there a way to show/hide/Change the user profile properties based on the value of another user profile property For Eg : I have a custom Boolean user property and when the user checked the box ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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User Profile Restore

Due to one issue we had restored the user profile production to test environment ,After restore we are unable to find any of the multi value properties that are entered by the user . Is there any ...
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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 ...