Metadata about a user.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
1k views

Updating SharePoint 2013 User profile thumbnail photos without AD sync

I built a SharePoint 2013 test intranet for a client with My Sites (personal sites). Without the setting up a UPS connection you get basic profile information for each user ( added as ad security ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

User Profile Creation for Anonymous User throws Null Reference Exception

I am trying to create a User Profile when an anonymous user registers on my FBA web application. The below CreateUserProfile() method is being called during the register event. It works well in ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

How to List by MS SQL, or to the Excel User Information List

I want to ask a Question, how to list by MS SQL, or to the Excel User Information List? With all fields of hiden List User Information List. I menaged to list User Login, Name and Surname, and email, ...
5
votes
4answers
177 views

Why is SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow people picker field from the list item showing wrong user?

We have a standard SharePoint 2013 list that contains several columns. One of the columns is your typical People Picker column. Let's call it the Employee Name column When we send out an email via a ...
0
votes
1answer
807 views

Error: Unexpected response data from server - user Profile properties displays

I get the mentioned error message when i try to display the User Profile properties by using JSOM(Java Script Object Model) Error: Unexpected response data from server. The error occurs for around 1 ...
0
votes
1answer
508 views

mysites and could not load user profile

Got a really strange problem here. All of a sudden users cannot access their mysite. I get the could not load user profile error. Strangely there doesnt seem to be anything in the logs relating to ...
2
votes
0answers
24 views

Sharepoint Online MySite look and feel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. As I've been searching different kinds of information and guides about configuring and modifying Sharepoint, I've come across many screenshots of the user ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

“About Me” missing - SharePoint onPremise

I am using SP Server onPremise, I have a site collection with some sites. I do not see the "About me" menu. I would like to allow user to change profile picture and update some information about the ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Special characters AD to User Profile

I have some trouble with special characters while syncing the UserProfile with the AD. Some fields in the AD are correct but the in the UserProfile I see some wrong characters(question mark). How ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

SharePoint 2013 - Edit User Profile Property - Mapping Attribute dropdown empty

I'm setting up a SP2013 development server (1-tier setup). Right now I'm trying to get the user profiles setup to my liking. I imported user profiles from active directory. That gave me some 300 user ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

TokenHelper.GetContextTokenFromRequest(Request) returns null

i'm developing a provider-hosted app but stuck in how to get current user such as trying javascript code and the second way is to use token but token is null. i have googled and tried many solutions ...
0
votes
1answer
331 views

Not able to create UserProfileManager in Console application

I am accessing the User Profile Property in my console application to view the current logged in user's department, where "Department" is the property of user profile. To access the property I ...
0
votes
1answer
636 views

Get Login name from Author field using Search

Im currently customising the CoreResultsWebPart and using it to aggregate Blog posts. One of the default fields it returns is the Author field. The author field though, is crawled and displayed as the ...
0
votes
1answer
407 views

Creating a searchable phone directory in SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and have setup the user profile sync with AD. Is there a way to create a phone book in SharePoint? I have found an OOTB solution. I am following this article. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
277 views

Forefront Identity Manager Service status is blank

Forefront identity manager service status is showing as blank in services console but I'm able to successfully start User profile service and User Profile Synchronization Service. But I couldn't ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

User Profile Property locked down and un-editable

Brand new SharePoint 2013 on premise, sync with AD successful however the field Office Location (SPS-Location) is set as "Configure a Term Set to be used for this property" but I cannot select the ...
0
votes
1answer
299 views

What is the powershell commands to update user profile to update pictures?

Here is the scenario. I have a development farm. I copied all the pictures from production mysite to dev mysite so now all the pictures in the mysite:8000/employees/User Photos/ Library. Is there ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

User Profile Sync running, but data not updated?

Our User Profile Sync says it's working, but it's only synchronising data if I run a FULL import. Below the Sync Service telling me it's detected an update for the DS_DELTAIMPORT Profile, however the ...
1
vote
1answer
279 views

Custom Discussion Board Join User Profile Custom Properties Linked Datasource

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Update the UPS Synchronization to a BDC model

Is there a way to update the available fields within a UPS synchronization connection when the underlying BDC model changes (addded/deleted fields) and without recreating the connection?
0
votes
1answer
36 views

object object from get_userProfileProperties() stringify

var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager(clientContext); // Get user properties for the target user. // To ...
2
votes
1answer
21 views

Sharepoint Online User Pictures

As the admin of a office 365 subscription with Sharepoint Online Is it possible for me to place users profile pictures or remove them if inappropriate?
0
votes
1answer
72 views

people picker not resolving names correctly

We have our sharepoint server in a domain named DMZ. Our AD users are in another domain, say domain ACME. In the DMZ domain we also have external SP users. All of a sudden the people picker will ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

finding if a user profile property is in the edit page section

Basically as the title says how can I find out which of my user profile properties are in the edit page using javascript. my code is : var MyProperties, getMyNewsChoices = function () { ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

User Profiles get properties and calculate the percentage of empty properties

I've been playing around with user profiles and come across this SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager.getPropertiesFor(accountName) however I am not sure how to implement what I want to do. I want to loop ...
0
votes
2answers
311 views

Programatically update profile field(s)

I have a requirement to update user profile fields. I'm able to query the fields, of course, using the CSOM API in Javascript. But, as per here - ...
7
votes
8answers
22k views

Update user profile for user whose account name has changed in AD

We have an issue with User Profile Sync in SharePoint 2010 when the following happens: A new user is added to AD (i.e. DOMAIN\jdoh) The user is synched successfully to SharePoint Time passes The ...
2
votes
0answers
48 views

Could not retrieve profile with SharePoint Designer

I am using SharePoint Designer to retrieve user profile information and got this error: Could not retrieve profile schema from server, Make sure the profile store is properly configured. However, ...
1
vote
2answers
37 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Setting multi value user profile property using Powershell

I want to set value to multi value property which is mapped to meta data through .csv file
1
vote
3answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
282 views

Remove old profiles from upgrade to 2010

when i upgraded our environment from 2007 to 2010 it seems everyones profiles came with it. I did a cutover upgrade so i would have thought that any profiles in my 2007 environment would have been ...
2
votes
1answer
657 views

Programmatically retrieve the MySite URL of user

Let's say that we have the SPUser object of current user - how do I programmatically retrieve his mysite URL path, for example "mydomain:8080/personal/saltarski"? Currently I do it through string ...
1
vote
2answers
83 views

View Profile returns User not found

I have built a Development Environment and imported users to the Profile Store. When I attempt to access a user's profile, the page returns "Something Went Wrong Here" "user not found". When I ...
1
vote
4answers
667 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

People picker people from AD other domain

I have a problem with my SharePoint 2013 on premise set up. At this moment we have a SharePoint web application at "SHAREPOINT.DOMAIN2.COM". I've set up a User Profile Synchronisation correctly in ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

display people within a department

Is there anyway to display a list of people within a department which is pulled from the user profile service or similar? For example, our intranet has a site for each department and we'd like to have ...
2
votes
3answers
33 views

Master page for user profile pages, how that works?

I am building a SharePoint intranet branding solution, I have built 2 master page for site and system. Planning to build another master page for users but noticed each user has a different site ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

SharePoint profile picture link missing “/”

I have imported profile pictures from AD and is successfully synchronizing. The problem is that SharePoint is looking for the picture at the wrong location. In the console i get this error: GET ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Bookmar page and show in profile

I am working on a sharepoint application and requirement is to provide user an ability to bookmark a page, I have added a book mark icon in page layout and all pages are showing an icon of left hand ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

User Profile Synchronization won't start

I am using sharepoint 2010 standard on Server2008 R2. I have configured and started User Profile Synchronization Service by following http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx article. My both ...
0
votes
2answers
47 views

Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Delete values from multi value user profile property

How can I remove a property value from a user profile multi valued property. I have a custom multi valued(string) property where I can add items.But does anyone know if how to remove any value ...
2
votes
3answers
5k views

How do you get the Profile Picture URL through code?

How do you get the user profile picture from an SPUser profile?
0
votes
0answers
32 views

User Profile Sync and Active Directory groups

We utilize Active Directory (2003) to provide access to our SharePoint 2010 team sites. Lately we have noticed that when we change a Group in Active Directory, that change doesn't necessarily affect ...
1
vote
2answers
63 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Crawler ignoring Custom User Property

Ultimatevely, I want filter results from SharePoint search using data from BCS. I created custom user property and map it to the BCS. Everything works fins (I can see data for each user in this ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

How Can I Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013

How can we Sync Active Directory User Profile Company Address with SharePoint 2013? What is the mapping? A VCard is: ADR;WORK;PREF:;Main Office;12345 Here St.;MyCity;MyState;MyPostal;MyCountry Is ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

How to display User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) in SharePoint?

The Column for User Profile Name Prefix (Mr. Mrs. Dr.) is not a default site column in SharePoint? In VCard it is: N:MyLastName;MyFirstName;MyMiddleName;MyPrefix (Mr., Mrs., Dr.);MySuffix (Sr., Jr.) ...