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How to get User Profile Service information on user OTHER THAN current user?

So much information on how to autopopulate information for the current user or the logged in user in InfoPath. But what about other users? What if there's a field that's 99/100 times going to be the ...
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How to show SPS-PhoneticDisplayName in user profile pages?

According to Default user profile property mappings for Active Directory Domain Services, SPS-PhoneticDisplayName is one of default field sync with AD. In our SP2013 on-premise farm, I can query this ...
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How to exclude Admin Acounts from People Search Result

I would like to remove all the Admin accounts from People Search results. I have seen several ways to do it. I didn't want to add a new field in the AD to indicate whether the account is an admin ...
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User Profile Cleanup - How to do this

Here is the problem, I am only syncing Users from a DomainA. Due to acquisition I now see bunch of users from DomainB in the user profile thus they are showing up in the people search with just their ...
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SharePoint 2013 Duplicate User Profiles

I don't come from a heavy SharePoint background so please don't judge :) I wanted to know if there was a query I can run to delete numerous duplicate User Profiles from the Profile DB. I recently ...
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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 are in the mysite:8000/employees/User Photos/ Library. Is ...
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How to bind /_layouts/15/people.aspx “Department” column to a custom user property?

On our SharePoint 2013 farm (on-premise), we do not have "department" value on the AD. Hence we add a custom user profile property "XDepartment" and then update the user profiles' using PowerShell. ...
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MySite 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 ...
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How can user profile subtypes be assigned in batch?

Long story short, I don't want to have to go into each profile and assign them to a sub-type. Can this be accomplished in batch somehow? Ideally , it would be great to somehow use audiences. If I ...
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How to change the “no image” icon on a User Profile

How to change the no image icon in user profile to some other default image when no image is uploaded in SharePoint 2013?
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What does Total Number of Daily Unique Visitors really mean?

Looking at the site Web Analytics report, I see that one of our site collections has about 10K "Total Number Daily Unique Visitors" for a given time period. Comparing that number with the count of ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to prevent the disabled user accessing the SharePoint resources?

Still now, I thought that disabling user account(on AD as windows authentication is being used) would remove the user access and his profile, which would prevent accessing the SharePoint resources. ...
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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 ...
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Displaying user profile image using rest- broken image link in IE - SharePoint online

I'm having a problem displaying user profile picture for users using var imgurl = "https://xxxx-my.sharepoint.com/User%20Photos/Profile%20Pictures/" + data.d.results[i].Username + ...
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Active Directory intagrated Sharepoint Site issue

My sharepoint site integrated with Active Directory. I changed one users name in Active Directory. But it doesn't change in sharepoint Site. How can i change users name in sharepoint designer? Thanks ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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What is the control that places Work phone in the visible part of the profile and leave others in the 'show more'?

I am trying to bring other standard properties and one custom property (phone extension) in the visible part of the profile and I can't understand what is the command that places work phone, job title ...
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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 ...
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Exclude certain accounts in SharePoint Profile Import

We are trying to exclude certain account from SharePoint Imports. Basically we have service accounts that we need to exclude from the import and was wondering if this can be done via editing ...
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Why some userprofiles are showing domain\username and others showing firstname, lastname?

I am using sp 2010. I see some users are showing "domain\username" and others as "firstname, lastname". I can fix this to run this powershell comando: Set-SPUser -Identity 'domain\username' -Web ...
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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 ...
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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: ...
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Search User Profile Property without giving ManagedPropertyName

I would like to search the users by giving the value of an user profile property. In order to do that, I created a new managed propery and mapped it to the corresponding crawl property. After Full ...
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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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Sharepoint Error Page “Sorry, something went wrong” with Correlation ID: 6f8cbc9c-a65f-c067-e92a-0df249a1880e

I created a new site on Sharepoint 2013 and I published this. I can see the websites on the server which has sharepoint normally. Another users opens the site on their computer, but user to do ...
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How I can disable Settings Button to another user?

I created new web site in Sharepoint 2013. I want to, settings button to be invisible to another user. I only give, read permission to another user, but the settings button appear with "Shared with" ...
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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 ...
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Event receiver on user log in

I'm trying to make a feature to assist with user provisioning. Our users don't exist in our domain until they register, at which point they're sent directly to SharePoint. I'm trying to populate ...
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Unable to give the Preferred Search Center in My Site Settings in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to give the Search Center URL in User Profile->My Site Setting ->Preferred Search Center. Once I've given the url and clicking ok, if I again go to that location I am unable to see the ...
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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 ...
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search by company in Enterprise search and add drop down box to list company

Can you please help me, im stuck with these issues in sharepoint 2013 entreprise i have been able to configure a Search Schema to import data from AD company entry. this part works but i cant search ...
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Can Move-SPUser be used to merge users if security is not a factor?

We manage all our site security via AD group memberships. We are currently in the process of folding four AD domains into a fifth domain that already exists. Our farm is in one of those four domains ...
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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 ...
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UserProfileManager.GetChanges maximum is only 1000

I am having a problem working with UserProfileManager.GetChanges, it seems that it has a limit of 1000, can anyone verify this? And what is the possible way to increase the cap? There seems to be ...
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Active directory user account images not syncing with SharePoint User Profiles

I am uploading the images in Active Directory and trying to sync them with User Profile Services (tried both Incremental and Full Synchronization) but still not able to retrieve the AD User Profile ...
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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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set a users profile to default sharepoint image programatically

I am trying to create a custom web part which shows the current users photo and his name. Also i am giving two buttons one for adding an image and another for setting it to default image or removing ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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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 ...
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How to configure replicable properties in User Profile

I try to configure SharePoint Server 2010 replicated properties of User Profile (such as 'Birthday') to see them into User Info Lists on my Site Collections. I've setted it to Replicable and Pirvacy ...
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Single Sign On between two web applications?

In my SharePoint 2013 Server farm I have two web applications: Simple intranet portal (http://portal) My Sites (http://portal:8080) Problem is that users have to authenticate to each application. ...
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Where are My Links stored?

Where does SharePoint store My Links? For example, a list on a users My Site, the User Profile database, etc... I'm looking at this feature that was in SharePoint 2007: ...
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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, ...
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Managing synchronization options in User Profile Service Application using Powershell

I am trying to manage the synchronization options in SharePoint Farm using Powershell. I would like to change the "Use SharePoint Profile Synchronization" to "Enable External Identity Manager" by ...
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Synchronizing pictures to Sharepoint Online without EXO

We have a hybrid deployment with users using Exchange on premise and Sharepoint Online without Exchange Online. When you try to synchronize a picture to Sharepoint Online from on premise AD, the usual ...