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Create a user-specific home page

Is it possible to have user specific home page in a sharepoint site? For example when User 1 logins to the site, Homepage 1 will be shown and when User 2 logins, Homepage 2 will appear.
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User display name

I have a user, let's say XYZ in AD. I have classic-authentication web application. My user has set only first name and login name to XYZ. In SharePoint he is displayed as XYZ. When I update his ...
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How to manage the removed account from the server?

Many of the service is running under some x user account suddenly the user relived from the company, So his account is no more available, since it wide organization we cant add the user again. Now we ...
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SharePoint User Specific Key Value settings

I need to create functionality to save user specific data like bookmark, favorites etc. I want to know about the best approach I can take to save the user specific data so that logged in user can see ...
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Sharepoint 2010>My settings> (the right) User Profile fields, show up in CA site only. Not in any other Site

In central administration, the option "My Settings" is displayed in the right profile fields. i.e When I log in the CA with the credentials of the administrator, or of ...
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User Profile Synchronization (Point to Local Folder for Photos)

I am attempting to Re-Map the Picture Field to a Local Folder that has all of our corporate employee's photos. Each employee has an image predified for their samaccountname - ...
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How to invoke programmatically “http post” on Sharepoint

I'm encountering some problem adding by code users from another domain (in my farm I have trust for 2 domain). If I use People Picker, everything goes fine... So I ask u.. It's possible to create an ...
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Workflow with initialization form - Notify user of error

I have a SP 2010 site workflow with an InfoPath initialization form. After the user fills in the data in the init form he submits the form and the workflow starts with the WorkflowActivated event. If ...
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Merge Sherepoint User Content

Let's say you have UserA and UserB in AD. Sysadmin made a duplicate AD records for the same person. UserA has 17 assigned tasks and has 27 documents in personal document library. After a while, he ...
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Remove User from a Site through CSOM

I have a CSOM Script (Below) that I am using to delete a user from a SharePoint Group. But in some of the site the users are added directly to the site. Can you please let me know, how I can remove ...
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Deny access to Central Administration

How to deny access to Central Administration in SharePoint 2010 for sample user?
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Membership Methods invoked by web.EnsureUser

Can someone please tell me what are the Membership methods called by the web.EnsureUser method. I know there are methods like GetUser (and its other overload), FindUsersByName, FindUsersByEmail, ...
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Getting and Setting SPUser / SPUserCollection field in Visual Studio Workflow 2013

Can anyone please guide me to Get and Set SPUser / SPUserCollection field using Visual Studio Workflow? When I read the field using REST API, it is only giving the User IDs (integers). Now, I have no ...
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Automatic Created by column

I have list, in that when user enter a new item i should have a column called name and it should populate the current user name who creating the entry automatically. No need to enter Name separately. ...
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Not able to select user from people picker in one site collection

I have a user that I want to grant access to a site in a given site collection. When I search for that person in the people picker I can find her in the address book and then click to add her to ...
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Group by field UserMulti in view (Request CAML)

I have a view where I have to do a group by a field UserMulti , I did the following: <Query> <GroupBy Collapse="TRUE" GroupLimit="30"> <FieldRef ...
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Retrieve users into particular group using Javascript

I have created 2 groups(epm and mobile). I inserted some users into particular group. How can I retrieve users based on current group? For example in a dropdown if I choose emp group I want to show ...
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Sharepoint 2013 with custom webapi service

I want to add a custom webapi service to sharepoint 2013. What I did so far is Create the webapi application Added an application in IIS Imported the webapi application Tests are succesfull to get ...
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Updating from Sharepoint 2007 to 2013 with focus specifically on workflows, need help on the changes

So for example does sharepoint 2013 have the capability to validate against thresh hold amounts e.g budget = £3000 but request goes for 3.500, will it be able to validate that we have exceeded the ...
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Report on when a user was added to a SharePoint group

How can I find the list of users inside a group, with details like date of addition with login name?
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SharePoint/InfoPath 2010 – Filtering InfoPath form to show current user only

First post on here from a relatively novice user of SharePoint 2010! I am currently implementing an annual leave recording system for staff. I’ve created two lists to hold the data – a list for the ...
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some users pictures aren't showing up in the userlist

I have a strange situation where most of users pictures showing up in the _catalogs/users/detail.aspx list. However there are hand full of users picture aren't showing up and including title and other ...
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List all users on Office 365 using C# [duplicate]

I want to get a list of all users on Office 365 using C# I've seen powershell script, but need it using CSOM
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User Profile Properties Not Importing?

Here's the scenario: I add a user to Sharepoint under Central Administration : Manage User Profiles The Name, Email and Manager come over, but not the Office (mapped to PhysicalDeliveryOfficeName) ...
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WebPartPage and MultipleItemView

I have a list List1 that is references 1:1 to the Sharepoint users. I need to create a page which displays the data of the record of List1 based on the current user. I know that I could create a View ...
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Adding User Pictures without My Sites set up

How can I manually add a users photo to their account, without setting up My Sites. On a SharePoint Blog Site, the user wants us to set up the blogs so that the users image shows up next to their ...
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Getting User from List Item

I've checked a few other articles on this but can't find an answer to this: I have a list which contains a User column and I want to get hold of the User to use in site permissioning. The problem I ...
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Getting multiple users from user field

I am trying to Get multiple users from user field in page load, and display loginName and navigate url in a hyperlinks in a repeater, but only the last user in the list are displayed? in ascx page i ...
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Hide and display things if user member of group

i have group, were i have some users, if the current logged in user is a member of my group then display that, if the user is not a member of the group then dont display. Right now it first says the ...
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How can I restrict a user to only add / remove his name from a user group

I have created a user group in sharepoint 2013. In this group I need to set up an permission level, that the user viewing this group can only add or remove himslef. He should not be allowed to add or ...
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Update User's Email Directly in T-SQL?

We inherited a SP 2007 server. We were told to use MembershipSeeder to manage users. One of the users has misspelled email address. MembershipSeeder does not have option to update email address. ...
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How to add all users to sharepoint standard group members

Can I add "All" (Users) to SharePoint group members? string userGroupName ="Member"; SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate { //Don't use context to create ...
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AD Group's Display Name showing up as DOMAIN/accountname in Sharepoint 2007

I am an absolute beginner when it comes to Sharepoint and I am current facing an odd issue right now where one of our AD security group's displayname field is showing up as DOMAIN/accountname : The ...
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Get the “actual” logged in user and not sharepoint\system

I have a problem with getting the actual logged in user. The "standard" method: SPUser webUser = SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser; Returns SHAREPOINT\system when the user is set as a system ...
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Adding User to a group

I am a MS CRM Developer. I am writing a plugin in CRM. We have an on premises deployment of SharePoint and CRM. In my plugin my requirement is:- I have login name of user, I want to check whether ...
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Possible to set permissions for running workflows?

Good morning, I have a site in SP2010 that has several workflows set up. They are started manually via buttons on the Actions ribbon. Is there a way to only grant certain users permission to run ...
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Get user login name by email address even if the user is still not ensured

Is there a way to get the user name or the SPUser object by passing the mail address for a user, which is not already known by the site? I know I can get the SPUser by using ...
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How to create SharePoint users?

I want to create user in SharePoint control panel for day to day task activities for the users. What would be the procedure
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Not able to access sharepoint site from France

Our sharepoint site is not external facing site and was able to access through intranet by all France users and other countries users. But since Yesterday all french users have no access to the ...
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Document Library Not Filtering Columns

There is a document library which has over 5000 items, it has passed its item view threshold. The view was reduced to show items that met certain requirements. This view now shows less than 1000 ...
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How to iterate through Document Libraries where specific user have access

In a site collection, i have couple of Document libraries like DocA, DocB and DocC. There are couple of users who have permission to access specific Document libraries. For example User A have access ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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Created by display in email when creating a new task

So I created a workflow which sends an alert email to specific user. The content of email is to say which user created a task. In string builder of email content I use [%Current Item:Created By%] but ...
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Add user in group

I'm trying to add a user in a group during my event itemupdated. Like this he has the necessary permission to move a file and after I remove him from group. I've tried this to add but nothing ...
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Check if a user can read a specified File

I'm working with SharePoint Client API 2010 for a .Net application. I want to check if the current user (or a specified user) can read a specified File? This user could also be in a SP Group or in a ...
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How can I change a list item's user permissions programmatically?

In my SharePoint list, there are different users in different list items. By using C#, I want to change the users' permissions to "Read", but I couldn't find an exact solution for this. If you can ...
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Get the current logged in user in sharepoint added HttpModule

How can I get the current logged in user in SharePoint in an added module? I have tried the following codes but I always get the system account SPUser user = null; using (SPSite site = new ...
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All user lost permissions including system account

All users have lost all the permissions on the site collection. Even the System account can not perform any action. I have reviewed the services and profile sync is correct.
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SP2010: Why are individual user accounts appearing in group list

SharePoint 2010 I go to site settings and People and Groups, click on Groups on the quick launch to view all user groups. In the list of groups, there are more than a few user accounts that are ...
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Create users form SharePoint

In SharePoint, can you create users directly from a teamsite? i.e the users are not local computer users or Active directory users, but they are created and managed from SharePoint. This means that ...