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Importing Active Directory fields into User Profile Managed Metadata Properties

In the simplest approach, we've created a term set for our company's departments. Our Active Directory also captures this information as a string property. When we import our users from AD into ...
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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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People picker and adduser find different person depending on Web Application on MOSS 2007

We get different people picker and add user results between web applications. We have 3 domains in our user profile sync. We checked user profiles and AD for a particular domainA\user3 and it looks ...
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Assign One User Profile Property to Another SharePoint 2010

How can I copy the value of one user property to another in SharePoint? We have a custom property called Supervisor which will be entered by the user and I want to copy this property into the Manager ...
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get context login info

I see all kinds of code to get current SharePoint 2010 logged in user. (I guess current context user from the browser client). What is the best code? (not currently logged into machine user)
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User profile Audience Using Power shell

#Add SharePoint PowerShell SnapIn if not already added if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin ...
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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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'Sign in as Different User' Not “Taking”

In some instances of WSS or MOSS when you use the "Sign in as Different User" option, the new login doesn't "take". Is there any known issue here? Usually logging out and then logging back in with ...
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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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unset the manager changes activity feed in SharePoint 2010

We wanted to unset the manager changes activity feed for all the users are in the SharePoint 2010 farm, have used the below code using System; using Microsoft.Office.Server; using ...
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Cannot update profile picture

Cannot update profile picture, trying to add a picture to profiles and I recieve the follwoing error. " There was an error saving the picture. Please try again later. " Has this been resolved? if ...
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Allow a Sharepoint group to edit profile pictures of all users in MySite

I want to create a Sharepoint (or AD) group which could edit profile pictures of all MySite users. I tried to create a Sharepoint group but even with a "total control" (or global control, I don't how ...
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User Contact List and Lync

I am struggling in creating a contact list. Our company requires a sharepoint contact list so that the details of AD users are shown. It would be great if the online status of users is shown. I think ...
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ldap and user profile attributes

I have an extended webapp that uses the LDAP provider so users can log in without the fun windows integrated popup. I configured the User Profile Sync Application to use my Forms/LDAP Provider and ...
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Access Denied: You may only modify your own profile, unless you are an administrator

I am getting Accessdenied error. while setting value to user profile property. This method in my custom web service. running on System Account application pool identity. Execption: *** Before ...
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Import and Export last profile picture to AD

I actually want to have a perfect sync of my Sharepoint site with my AD for profile picture. So, I need to have a bi-directionnal import of profile picture and a mean to have the most recent picture ...
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How to create page simlar to Person.aspx

We currently provide an email signature creator that employees can either use or not. The form asks users to enter information that we have in Active Directory. So, I was wondering if somebody can ...
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User Profile Service Application Error

I have Sharepoint Server 2010 Standard installed. I want to configure the default "User Profile Service Application". When I click on User Profile Service Application from central admin, it gives ...
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Customize “Show to” drop down labels in MySite Profile

Is it possible to modify display texts for 'Show to' drop-downs in user profile editing page of mysite? If yes - where should I look?
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How to export entire FBA users database to Excel?

I have migrated from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 and we use FBA. I need to export the entire user database to Excel. I need to know how to do it?
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Unable to create an instance of “ActivityManager” using Powershell?

Would like to work with the "ActivityManager" object however it is throwing an error: $site = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($siteurl) $context = ...
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Sharepoint sets wrong profile picture to some people who don't have one

My problem is that Sharepoint 2010 sets by default a wrong profile picture which owns to another profile to some profile which don't have any one. But next, some profile who don't have any profile ...
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How to find out disk space/storage usage from photo storage in a SharePoint profile

Does anyone know how to query the amount of space that is being used by storing photos in the my sites section of SharePoint? There has been concern that syncing photos to Active Directory will bloat ...
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MY SITE Users Information List

I am new to SharePoint and I am making a student portal site and i put who is who section. when student want to search a name on the student portal , informations will be list on the portal. So i want ...
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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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Create app page with user/group picker?

I need to create an app page with some multiline textboxes. In those textboxes, user should be able to type users, and put as many users or groups in the normal sharepoint way: domain\user1; ...
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Sharepoint Application Search doesn't work well for skills, interests

I have provisioned MySites and the Application Search Service. This works when finding people - I put in my name or name of a collegaue and it does give search results. But when I'm trying to search ...
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download profile pictures powershell way

I am using following powershell (that I got from here http://spsatheesh.wordpress.com/2011/06/03/download-all-the-profile-pictures-through-powershell-using-web-service/)so I can download all the ...
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How do you customize the 'More Information' dropdown section of profile pages in My Sites?

When you click More Information, if there is in fact more information, I want to customize what information gets put in there, can you make some of those fields always display above the More ...
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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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SharePoint 2010: allowing users to modify other users' profile properties

In SharePoint 2010 is it possible to delegate permissions to a user so they can edit other users profile properties through the standard web interface i.e. not through Central Administration? An ...
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Not allowing to syncronize one of the fields

I have a question concerning syncronization of user profiles with AD. Is it possible to someone how to disable syncronization of all properties from AD, because some fields i dont want to be imported ...
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Search by samaccountname in people picker [closed]

Our current people picker works perfect, but we have about 5000 users and it would be easier for us to use the samaccountname which comes from AD. Is it possible to do?
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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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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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Event IDs 8311, 6803, 6110, and 6801 after new SSL certs installed and December CU

About a week ago I installed new SSL certificates. Few days I configured the export thumbnailPhoto attribute for the User Profile Sync. I've never actually been able to successfully export the photos ...
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User Profile Synchronisation to Multiple Domains

I cannot find a definitive trusted resource that specifies whether or not the FIMS service can sync with multiple domains. Has anyone got any good information on this? Also if we sync to an AD source ...
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Unable to debug in an event receiver sharepoint 2010

When i debug in the event reciever(item adding) as soon as it reached the if condition i get the following error unable to automatically step into the server.The remote procedure could not be ...
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Accessing A User's Home Directory Through the Web

Our school board is set up with Active Directory and we'd like to be able to allow staff to access their files from home through a web interface. Is it possible to securely expose a user's home ...
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Can't access the user profiles in a console application

I want to make some manipulation with the user profiles from a console application. I'm trying to enumerate the profiles, with no success : var mysite = "http://my"; ...
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User profile property values are disappeared in SharePoint 2010

We have configured a user profile multi-valued property ("Certificate") and it is used in our SharePoint 2010 environment since a year. Suddenly, the values of this property disappeared when I try ...
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Individual Blogs

Is it possible for each person in SharePoint to automatically have their own blog? I found http://answers.oreilly.com/topic/1368-how-to-create-a-blog-site-and-manage-blog-posts-in-sharepoint-2010/ ...
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SharePoint redirect to add parameter

I want to add a parameter "Force=True" when the user is redirected to userdisp.aspx (when you click on people's name) What is the best way to do it? Details: I need that because I do not have a ...
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how to add personal detail on sharepoint

I need to create a share point page that contains some information about each user. For some information about user, it seems that i have to use list for some details like work history, but my ...
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list most recently added user profiles?

In a web part (either out of the box or custom), I would like to list the user profiles most recently imported from Active Directory. This would be roughly equivalent to the most recent hires. Is this ...
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Is there and efficient method to get UserProfile from email in SharePoint 2010?

I need to find user-profile using the active directory email account. Note: its not the 'work-email' but the email in AD.
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NullReferenceException when instantiating UserProfileConfiguration

I'm following the instructions at How to: Create and Edit a User Profile Property. I keep getting a NullReferenceException on the call to the UserProfileConfigManager constructor. The context ...
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How to hide user properties

Can I conditionally hide properties being displayed using SPSWC:ProfilePropertyDisplayName and SPSWC:ProfilePropertyValue based on the field policy settings "Default Privacy Setting" (or the "Show To" ...
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Retrieve only the fields shown in userdisp.aspx from User Information List

I have built a Web Part in Visual Studio 2008 to show the current user's information (this is for WSS 3.0). I have no problem iterating through all the fields in the SPListItem, but I want to filter ...
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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.