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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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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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How can I display the current SharePoint user from a c# Web Form hosted on IIS

I'm stuck on my project. I have Web Forms published in IIS that are shown in SharePoint 2010 site. From that Web Form, I want to show the current user in SharePoint. My solution is from ...
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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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Use Current User's Credentials for SharePoint Online C#

I am currently using my account's credentials to run some custom code in my SharePoint Online provider-hosted Add-in. I am passing the credentials this way: SecureString passWord = new ...
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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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Export user alert list

SP2013, I would like to be able to export a list of everyone who has set an alert on a specific list or library. I can see how to edit specific user's alerts, but I'd like to have the full list of ...
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SP 2013 How to create new FBA sql users with PowerShell?

I set up SharePoint 2013 with FBA users (SQL). I'd like to know if it's possible to create new users using PowerShell script ? What I tried but did not work : ...
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SharePoint 2013 get user groups by CSOM

I wrote some code to get the current user groups by CSOM. function getCurrentUser() { this.clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.oWeb = clientContext.get_web(); ...
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RunWithElevatedPrivileges — with/without delegate

Here two methods below that uses SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(). I just want to know the difference between two? Method 1: public void Method1(SPUser user) { if ...
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Combine JSLink of UserContextFilterWebPart and a XsltListViewWebPart

I have a WebPartPage which includes a XsltListViewWebPart and a UserContextFilterWebPart. In order to filter the results by the user office and 'connect' the two webparts, I added the parameter ...
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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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get user information by account name or e-mail for users that are not in the site's user list using javascript in 2010

I have either a user's e-mail address or account name. I need to get their other information like name, department and title. Everything I have read online only works if the user in question is in ...
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Read user field via Javascript/REST: Some users are NULL

I have a simple list with a simple user field. I can assign users, save the item and everything was working fine... ...until I tried to access the list via REST call within a Javascript. Some of the ...
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Powershell get permission on SPSite/SPweb (and all list)

Do you know how to get, in powershell, all permission for a SPSite/SPWeb and all list? Thanks.
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Removing myself from a SharePoint & access notifications

I started a SharePoint @1 year ago as part of a project. I've moved to a new role however I can't seem to stop the access notifications. I have removed myself as the owner and no longer show up even ...
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How to play a video when hovering with the cursor using Promoted Links in sharepoint 2013

I am trying to create a meet the team page, where each colleague has a profile picture with their name and job title. When you click on the profile photo it brings you to their user page. I have ...
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Convert Person/User Group to String

I am retrieving a list that contains Persons and would like to convert them to String, and also be able to count how many users are per list. The Person is retrieved as an Object. How can I solve this ...
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AssignedTo Column multi users via REST-API

Is it possible to set (Update/Create) 2 users to the AssignedTo column in SharePoint Online? I am using REST-API (JS). When I put one user with: AssignedTo "- 1; #USER@company.com" it works, ...
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Get SharePoint user by email address

Is it possible to get the SharePoint user by email address? I'm writing a SharePoint 2013 workflow and the steps are : call a web service to get user email address look up SharePoint user using ...
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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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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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User Does Not Exist or Is Not Unique Error in SelfServiceSiteCreate

I am building a Console application in which I am programmatically trying to create a site collection in a tenant, using SharePoint object model. The code is as follows. But I am getting an error ...
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how to insert users into particular group using csom javascript

I have created one group using csom javascript upto here working fine . I want to how to add users to particular group using csom javascript.Any ideas?
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Synced user cannot be found - EnsureUser - AD - SharePoint 2013

I've created 1500 mysites (pre-provisioning), but there are 25 user that don't get their mysites. All users can be found after running a sync, but when I try to check for a user with powershell I ...
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Login takes SHAREPOINT\system Account

When I Open m Web sometimes it Takes "SHAREPOINT\system" Account insted of My Own Account.. Can anyone help me why it is doing like that?
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Efficiently get a collection of all users following a list in SP2013 using CSOM or SSOM?

Does anyone know if there is a way to leverage the SocialFollowingManager() class or the SPList() class to efficiently get a collection of all of the users that follow a specific List? I thought ...
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Missing Personal site url in user profile properties after editing filters in ups connection - mysite - powershell

Something strange has happend in my environment. I've pre-populated 1500 user profiles and everything was ok. After some changes with the connections filters in user profile synchronization connection ...
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Export Active users list from SharePoint 2007

At my workplace, our intranet is currently running on sharepoint 2007 server. So we are planning to migrate this to sharepoint 2013 farm using a third-party tool. I wanted to find out how many active ...
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Different Users ID on each sites

I actually have a site we will call "Team" and one we'll call "Direction" And a list "Projects" in each of those sites. I wrote scripts to make save of each sites, looking if there are new entries in ...
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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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Get the logged user inside SharePoint

I want to get the logged in user inside Sharepoint to pass by parameter in a link inside the web part "Page Viewer". In our company we need to integrate our pages in SharePoint, and when a user logs ...
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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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How to get all the sharepoint 2013 site users using csom javascript

I know how to get all users in share point site by using c# code ,but i want to get all site users using csom javscript. Any ideas?
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Insert current logged on user's email address into script embeded on Sharepoint page

I have to login to another system from SharePoint. This is done by embeding a piece of javascript which redirects the user to the site, but must grab the current users email address to insert into the ...
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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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Move-SPUser: The parameterless Read method can only be used when this instance was initialized with an SPUser object

When I try to use the following Powershell command with a user who exists in the User Profile Database I get the following error: Move-SPUser : The parameterless Read method can only be used when ...
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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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Consequences Of Renaming A User Account

What are the consequences in SharePoint of renaming a user account in Active Directory? i.e. historical data, running workflows, etc. E.g. the context is that there is a merge of domains in our ...
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Get users from appending text-field

Is it possible to get the user inside a appending text field in SP2013? If so, how do you need to do this?
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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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Recover/restore deleted user

Is it possible to restore a user who got deleted from our SharePoint recently so I could get to the data that was being shared through his onedrive account?
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Reload Page with added parameter

I have created a Page in SharePoint online and it contains an embed code from another service that we utilize. I want this service to track the user that viewed the page within the embed. To do this, ...
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How to get user info by ID for SharePoint 2010 using REST?

This is for SharePoint 2010. I am using REST to query lists, but the "Created By" and "Modified By" columns are returning the user's numeric ID. I am wanting to get the user's fullname and email ...
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Check current user in sharepoint group

I need to write a function where I need to check if current user belong to specific sharepoint group. Senario: I have site like ship, logistic etc and sharepoint group like ship site member, logistic ...
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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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Name change not shown in Sharepoint

Our SharePoint 2007 farm imports user info from AD daily. We have found a problem with one user (there may be more). This user has changed her surname - it was changed on AD and imported to ...