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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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Logged in user displaying domain

I've written a script to create a new web app and portal site collection, however, one the newly created web app, it is displaying the logged in user's name in the format pictured below: Whereas, ...
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SP2013 and O365 : how to get user's followed sites ? SocialDataStoreException 2

I need to display current User's followed sites under my Wiki Homepage. So, i got the following code written in a followedsites.htm stored under SiteAssets Library and added it to the Home page by a ...
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What is the “database link” icon in Edit User Profile page?

In SP2013 on-premise, in the CA's Edit User Profile page (/_layouts/15/ProfAdminEdit.aspx). Some properties have a "Database link" icon. What is the meaning?
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Issue with User Profile in User Profile Application

I have SharePoint 2013 Ent. I have successfully configure User Profile Service Application. My User Profile Synchronize Server is also started successfully. I did AD connection with Auto discover ...
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User Profile Manager and its Enum does not give me the same count

Today, I have encountered another issue with SharePoint 2010. I have a powershell script that can pull the user profile details from the User Profile store, having used UserProfileManager to get the ...
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SharePoint Online Edit My Profile, Save and Close does not save… or close

When editing user profiles in SharePoint online, the "Save and Close" option goes straight back to the profile edit window without any message as to why the profile cannot save. How do I find out ...
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unable to update user profile properties with custom value

I am using a custom powershell script to update SharePoint Online user profile property (mobile number) with a custom value reading from a text file. but it is always throwing the error as ...
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925 views

How to get all user accounts under “Profiles Missing from Import”?

Is it possible to get all users under Profiles Missing from Import? I try to enter the wildcard character (*) by the GUI, but it don't work. Is there another solution? If there is a powershell ...
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“An error was encountered while retrieving the user profile” in sharepoint Log DB

We have 70 thousands+ user profiles in our user profile service application. when i search some profile in manage user profile page, i can easily find the profile without any errors. But when i see ...
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Check if user profile exist programmatically

I am trying to get user profile image from user profile. Here is my code sample: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new ...
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sync Ad custom atrbute with userprofiles

I have tried and failed to use the built-in UI to map some custom properties from an AD over to SharePoint. That is when I went over to a Powershell script that can do the same. The problem I'm ...
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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 ...
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Getting the User Profile Picture URL by E-Mail via CSOM

I've seen many questions about how to achieve the User Profile Picture URL via the CSOM (Client-Side-Object-Model) API. However none of the solutions worked or they required the Account Name of the ...
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Powershell error when trying to hook into UserProfileConfigManager

I am making the following call new-object Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileConfigmanager($servercontext) And get the following error: New-Object : Exception calling ".ctor" with ...
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SharePoint is not picking up User Email Ids

My mail server is hosted with some third party and not synch with our AD. We found that Email Id attribute is blank in AD as well as for SharePoint user profile. We manually added User email ID's in ...
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Count in people scope is large than the users count in user profiles service application

I am facing issue with the large difference in people count in search scope and user profile service application. Total count of User profile is :1,558 Total count in search scope is 5230 Please ...
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Get person or group field from list then query user profile

I am currently working on SharePoint 2013 on premise and I am trying to use JavaScript to get the latest 3 "new starters" from a SharePoint list then return information about them such as the ...
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What are 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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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

How can I remove or hide the setting (add an app, site content, site setting) from the user site <MySite>, but the user must have permission to edit his/her personal information?
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890 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 ...
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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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Move User Profile via PowerShell for account that has never logged into SharePoint

Move-SPUser works lovely if you have an SPUser object to pass into it. It will update the account name in the User Profile Service to the new account name and modify all the site permissions. ...
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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

SharePoint 2013 + February 2016 CU We have an issue when uploading pictures to User Profiles in Central Admin. The steps to recreate the problem are: Choose a profile to edit (not your own) from ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 UserProfile Issue: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserNotFoundException

In my SharePoint farm I have default AD authentication and SAML Claim based authentication. I am unable to see the profile of other users, when I click on the user's name from any site collection. i.e ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 CSOM Get user and his groups by login name

I want to get a user and all his groups by a login name. Easy to do in Sharepoint 2013. clientContext.Load(site, l => l.RootWeb.SiteUsers, l => l.RootWeb.Id, l => l.Id); ...
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Get username from selection in ClientPeoplePicker and store it in a list item

I have a web control with a ClientPeoplePicker on it. <tr> <td class="auto-style1">User Name<span class="ms-error">*</span></td> <td> ...
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Web Part with a Custom Tool Part error "Sorry this site is not shared with you”

I created Web Part with Custom Properties My issue is that only the admin profile can edit the properties Users with contributerole can't edit the webpart. He gets this error : Sorry this site ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST no permission to POST siteuser

I am trying to POST new siteusers to <sp_url>/_api/web/sitegroups(6)/users. I have managed to do so using the chrome rest client application addon. The request contains following headers and ...
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Display Profile Image, Can't Select Picture Url

I am attempting to retrieve some profile properties for the current user, and am having a hard time with the profile picture Url specifically. Version is Sharepoint Foundation 2013. When I open the ...
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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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Why is the one picture I uploaded under one profile, showing up under other profiles?

I'm new to SharePoint in my organization, so I would really appreciate any advice, even if it's just how to troubleshoot this more. When I go in through Central Administration > User profile service ...
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Get the Address of the User

Is there a method in which I can get the physical Address of an user? This information is visible in the Exchange profile, but so far we have not found a way to get it from the SP.UserProfile content. ...
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How to delete orphaned profile in SharePoint Online?

For an unknown reason SharePoint Online keeps creating the personal website of one of my users with the suffix "1". What I want to achieve I want to have the users personal website at: - ...
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How to iterate each User Profile with Powershell

I've trying to iterate each User Profile with this snippet but at the following step: write-host "Job Description for user" $User " is : " $up[$upAttribute].Value the code always return the ...
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Social comments removed automatically?

We have a custom page layout for articles and we use there SharePointPortalControls:SocialCommentControl for displaying and adding comments. Our customer claims that some of the comment disappear ...
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How can I get rid of extra user profiles in user profiles in Central administration?

I've imported extra containers from active directory like service accounts and disabled accounts and Number of User Profiles is 1539, I know the number of employees in my organization is about 1200, I ...
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How to lockdown a mysite page for some users

import profile services is configured and running into my sp 2010 farm. But for some requirements I need to Lockdown a mysite page properties for a specific user , so that when import profile runs, ...
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Critical error 6398 - User synchronization not working anymore

I just found this morning that there are a lot of critical errors since 9/9/2015 in SharePoint, all of them being the Event ID 6398. Here's the error: The Execute method of job definition ...
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Newsfeed error - The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache

I've recently installed SharePoint 2013 RTM and on the newsfeed page the error "The operation failed because the server could not access the distributed cache." with no items are available in the ...
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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, ...
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Cannot query SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager from the App Web via REST

I'm testing REST results in the browser with mixed results. The following URL returns the expected result: ...
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Changes to user profile not reflected in Get-SPUser

In a SharePoint 2013 OnPrem environment, I have an add-in that needs to get the email address of the current user, using the following code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); user = ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service is not starting at all

I have a User Profile Service and User Profile Synchronization Service. This is what I did. I went into powershell and typed: get-spserviceinstance and I got all the services status. The next step ...
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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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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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Multilingual Taxonomy Search

I don't know whether this is possible in SharePoint or not but can someone please confirm about this. I have created a multi-lingual term set so for ex. for a term called energy I added a Spanish ...