Metadata about a user.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
134 views

Deleted users and metadata

If I delete users from SP (AD), how will that affect metadata (e.g. created/modified by in file metadata, or person lookup fields). Will I end up with anonymous ugly SIDs?
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Profile/group expiration for non-use?

I am wondering if it is possible to be notified if a Sharepoint user and/or group has not been used in a specified amount of time. For example, if user - "Bob" does not log into our sharepoint site in ...
1
vote
2answers
311 views

user profile changes not reflected

Say, i have 100 users in user profile. Requirement : Get all user profile changes from a given date-time value to Now(date time) in a collection .Iterate collection to do the necessary changes. ...
0
votes
1answer
469 views

Get User Profile Info from Preferred Name

I am trying to fetch the manager full name when a user name is populated in the people picker control. Here are the steps I am following: Added another control on page. The ...
0
votes
1answer
163 views

SharePoint User Profile Creation Oddity

I have a couple farms setup with SharePoint 2010. The dev farm is a single server with everything on it (except for the database), and another test farm has multiple web front ends and an app server ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

SharePoint 2010 User Profile Sync - Remove Disabled Users

I have SharePoint 2010 set up to sync active directory users and it is working great. I am getting disabled users in the sync though. I have tried what all the blogs say, filter on ...
2
votes
1answer
594 views

user profile photos not appearing in search results even after full sync

I imported user photos to the thumbnailPhoto Active Directory attribute. I ran a full user profile synchronization. Then, I ran the Update-SPProfilePhotoStore PowerShell command as described here. ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Using the people picker how to get the typed/selected users to save them somewhere?

Using the people picker how to get the typed/selected users to save them somewhere? I already know how to create a people picker in an application page, however after the user types 10 users or ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Creating a page library with shared and unshared pages in Sharepoint

I wish to create a Page library that has some shared items that everyone can see, and some items that just some users can see. What might be the best way to implement this?
2
votes
1answer
110 views

Deleting a SharePoint User Profile remotely

Can anyone tell me how to delete a SharePoint user profile remotely? I don't see a way to do this using SharePoint Web Services or User Profile Services. The following code works fine when run on ...
3
votes
2answers
521 views

Is it possible to swap out urls pointing to MySite with urls to custom pages?

We've developed a custom userprofile page for a costumer. This page is supposed to be linked to by all default sharepoint buttons and links pointing to the MySite. One example is the SharePoint ...
0
votes
2answers
396 views

MySite Title always changes to Site Collection admin display name

I have been struggling with an issue for a while now. Our customer had the requirements to have a central account to be set as site collection administrator for each mysite. This means that, upon ...
1
vote
1answer
666 views

Multilingual Taxonomy Search

I don't know whether this is possible in share point or not but can some one please confirm about this . I have created a multi-lingual term set so for eg for a term called energy i added a Spanish ...
0
votes
1answer
240 views

Lists.asmx item person not in UserGroup.asmx GetAllUserCollectionFromWeb method

I am using Lists.asmx's GetListItems method, then I'm using info from UserGroup.asmx's GetAllUserCollectionFromWeb method to get more user details about a person in one of the columns of the list. I ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

Disabling navigationg to MySite when clicking username

We have set up profile synchronization and mysite, but client didn't like the idea behind mysite and decided to shut it down. But there is still a little problem - when user clicks user name of ...
2
votes
1answer
322 views

User profile properties Replication

I am having a problem with user profile property work phone. I don't want the work phone property to be displayed in userdisp.aspx so I unchecked the replicable property in user profile. However, it ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

Get sites from which user is member of user's My Site

One of the requirements of our SharePoint installation is that in each user's My Site-Profile, we need to show what pages he is a member of - separated by site categories (projects, etc.) In other ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Powershell script to update all users

Okay I am half asleep, what did I do wrong with my powershell script (modified with I have just watched the A-Team in mind) function update-fields () { #Set up default variables #My Site URL ...
0
votes
1answer
98 views

unable change privacy setings for mobile phone property

I am trying to change the privacy settings for the mobile phone through central administration, however the option is dimmed. I though that as with any other option this could changed. I have tried ...
1
vote
1answer
217 views

How to GetSearchCenterUrl from UserProfileApplicationProxy

I want to get the my site host's configured search center URL for the user profile applicaiton (UPA), but the UserProfileApplicationProxy class is internal, as all the other UPA classes in the ...
1
vote
2answers
460 views

merge data in a sharepoint2010 user profile property sync with sql using BCS

i have configured the user profile syncing with my custom SQL table. i require 4 properties that are with 6 columns in the table & the scenario is i have to concatenate the strings of the 3 ...
0
votes
1answer
159 views

Can't get Division from UserProfile Store in SharePoint 2007

There is an attribute in AD called "division" which we have mapped in SharePoint 2007 and crawled in. It shows in our Profiles. I'm trying to update a custom list through a timer job that pulls the ...
0
votes
2answers
457 views

Detecting dead accounts and cleaning them from a SharePoint site

I've been asked to create a solution which detects the dead accounts and cleans it up from a SharePoint site. I found a code snippet here (in the comments) which checks each user against the AD and ...
1
vote
3answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
120 views

Maintaining permissions across a SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 site?

We're currently mid-way through migrating to SharePoint 2010. As we have a large test schedule ahead of us we're currently running two test deployments side by side - Our SharePoint 2007 test ...
0
votes
1answer
274 views

Showing users like SPFieldUser

Is there an option to show users like the SPFieldUser? I have a custom c# webpart and want show usernames. Every username i want to link to a userprofile. I also want the online status of a user.
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Users image in my site programatically

How to get the users image in my site programatically? I need to show image of the logged-in user in my webpart.
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Manager resolution across multiple domains during User Profile sync

When utilizing Active Directory connections across multiple domains (with a two-way trust), is it possible to have resolution (during sync) of the Manager field when the Manager exists in another ...
0
votes
1answer
872 views

Tracking Changes to Individual Cell in Excel Spreadsheet on SharePoint?

I've gotten a weird request today, someone I work with asked if there is any way to track changes to a specific cell in an Excel Spreadsheet. The spreadsheet is hosted on SharePoint and they want to ...
0
votes
1answer
90 views

Adding users in Sharepoint

How do you add users in Sharepoint Online without importing from AD? I've seen a few places mention you can do it but when I create and save a user it complains it doesn't match a name.
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Display User Profile Picture next to Welcome Menu?

I want to display the user profile picture next to the Welcome Menu in the top right and I have it working after following Erik Swenson's blog but it doesn't seem to be working on My Sites. This is ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Map ADFS Claims to Sharepoint Pofile

i've set up claims based authentication with SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer using ADFS 2.0 as a backend. Within my ADFS 2.0 i've set up rules to send the LDAP Email as Email, LDAP Surname as Surname and ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Personalization with a User Profile Property in the SharePoint 2010 Master Page

I'm trying to build a megamenu with two levels of personalization for every user: Filtered links driven by list-based content. I'm using a DVWP for this. The DVWP is all set up and works great in a ...
0
votes
2answers
94 views

machine user profile folder C:/docsandsettings big

So my Documents and Settings folder on my WSS server is getting big in size, I feel the server needs some space freed up on the OS partition. Each user logs in using their unique MACHINENAME\username ...
2
votes
1answer
860 views

User Profile to SharePoint Full Synchronization is missing from the list of timer jobs

'User Profile to SharePoint Full Synchronization' and 'User Profile to SharePoint Quick Synchronization' are missing from my list of available timer jobs. The User Profile Service is configured, Sync ...
1
vote
1answer
615 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
878 views

Attach an event receiver to profile property update

Do someone know if it's possible to attach an event receiver to profile updates? The goal would be to update an external system (such as a CRM) when a user is updating his profile.
1
vote
1answer
42 views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the 'AllowUnsafeUpdates' property on SPWeb

I want to update the user profile details through the code however it is throwing the below exception "Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Incremental AD Sync does not delete users

I cannot find any documentation to support this, but in practice it seems that running incremental user profile AD syncs does NOT mark missing users for deletion. Running a full sync however will ...
4
votes
1answer
209 views

Tracking User Activity for badges

I'm creating a QA site similar to Stack Overflow on SharePoint. I'd like to be able to integrate some badges into the System. I've thought of a few ideas, but I'd love some divergent thinking on ...
1
vote
2answers
239 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
233 views

Update CRM from User Profile

We currently have Sharepoint 2010 setup to use AD to get useraccounts, and a BCS connection to provide extra information to the User Profile of users. The data from AD is very basic: only username and ...
1
vote
0answers
122 views

Backup and Restore Sitecollection: users on target machine not existing

I backed up a sitecollection from Server A and restored that sitecollection to server B using stsadm backup and stsadm restore. Before the backup I removed the users from the sitecollection user ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Determine current user profile from custom webpart

We're developing a custom web part that displays information from a list about the user. We need to determine who's profile page we're on to retrieve the appropriate information from the list. The ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

User Profile Sync Pulls Invalid Accountnames

I have a customer with an interesting issue. They are currently synchronizing about 12k user accounts from their domain. They have a selection of accounts that are coming over incorrectly. Lets say ...
3
votes
1answer
594 views

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 I added data for the user in the profile for these new properties. I ran the "User ...
2
votes
1answer
149 views

What to backup doing a user profile data import

We have a custom console application (using Sharepoint API) for SharePoint 2007, which adds users and updates user profile properties for users. As part of the release we want to take a backup of ...
1
vote
1answer
654 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

ProfilePropertyService.svc fails with InvalidOperationException

Does anyone know how to provision the UPA so that the ProfilePropertyService.svc actually works? I am getting the error below in all our environments if I try to access the service directly from a ...