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Audience membership using nested groups in Active Directory

I have looked into this issue and whilst I understand that a distribution group won't be imported into SharePoint via user profile import security groups however will. I have a security group that is ...
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UP sync - External content type picker doesn't show content type

I create simple content type in SPDesigner. After that I gave all privilegies to that content type (in CA->BDCService; for my user account). Also this content type has both necessary (ReadItem and ...
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Import user profiles from the LDAP

We have a requirement to import the user profile from "sun java directory services", the SharePoint farm account is in AD but not present in the LDAP. By design, SharePoint does not allow up to ...
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Problem with list content - migrating a list with content to new server has wrong people names in the new environment - /userdisp.aspx?ID=

I have saved a list template with content from a Sharepoint 2010 enterprise site on Server A and migrated the list template and content to a Sharepoint 2010 enterprise site on Server B. After doing ...
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CSOM Query on Hidden User Information List returning nothing

I'm trying to retrieve a user's profile picture from the hidden User Information List within Silverlight. I can't use the UserProfileService.asmx because I don't have the login name nor the GUID of ...
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Powershell script to add local user to user profile

Lt me know if this is possible : i have around 100 local user and i want to add them to user profile.Can any on help me out to create scripts to add the user to user profile. Also i want the ...
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SharePoint 2010 user profile updates permissions

I have a proof of concept that programmatically updates SharePoint 2010 user profile custom properties. To get this working I had to impersonate a user with domain administration permissions which ...
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Integrating SharePoint user profiles with forms authentication

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing portal. It is using a custom forms authentication solution, i.e. I store user names, ...
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User Profile Property

In share point i have defined a custom property and in central admin it is showing that 414 users are using this property is there any way that i can get the details of the user using that property ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Change order of User Profile properties

I would like to know how to change the display order of the out of the box user profile properties using sharepoint object model ? I would like to move OOTB properties into my custom section.
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Custom User Profile Picture On My Sites Possible?

Besides the default user profile picture we want to create a new property for a second profile picture which is directed to business contacts etc. Is it possible to create a second custom profile ...
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Sync between the Content DB and Profile DB is not happening?

Sync between the Content DB and Profile DB is not happening since a week, even the command "stsadm -o sync -DeleteOldDatabases 0" is failed to respond. is there any other specific command can be used ...
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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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My site and AD?

We are about create my sites for our users. In this regard I have some questions. How many my sites can we have in a web-application for my site? How many AD sources can one have with regards to ...
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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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Getting Active directory users in Sharepoint 2010

How can we take the user's details from active directory in SharePoint 2010. I have one requirement, which has the functionality to send the mail to all the users who are listed in particular column ...
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Two-Way User Profile Synchronization from / to AD

I am wondering about the following problem - say I have MySites configured on my SharePoint Server 2013 environment and the users' profile properties like address, telephone number and so forth are ...
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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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Search Scopes Depending on User Profiles

I had created 2 User Profiles one for Intranet and one for Extranet .Now when i am using profile search in my sites( i had created separate web applications for my sites for users depending on their ...
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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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User Profile Service Application - Set a value for a custom property in the user profile

In the Manage User Properties section of the User Profile Service Application I can create custom properties in the user's profile. But how can I set values for it using the SharePoint UI? I don't ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to get sharepoint userid from login name?

Hi I am trying to retrieve current userid _spuserid from login name.How can it be retieved? var userid=Function??("domain\name"); Any idea?
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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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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, ...