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If it's anything like 2007, the membership aspect of My Sites is worthless. In 2007, it required that you explicitly be entered into the Members group in a site/site collection. Anything higher (like owners or designers) you didn't show up. Anything lower (like Visitors) you did not show up. If you were given direct permissions you did not show up. If ...


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welcome to SharePoint Stack Exchange!! It is not possible out of the box, just so that you know! But, your problem was so interesting that I thought of spending couple of hours just to develop a small customization :) So this is how my solution works: The default size of images posted on Newsfeed time-line is 300x300px I developed a custom feature that ...


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Seems like you didn't followed proper steps to set up User Profile Service application in your farm. The possible problem could be that there isn't a site collection set up using the appropriate template in the MySite web application. Check this Article on MSDN providing solution to your problem, http://support.microsoft.com/kb/924399?wa=wsignin1.0 To ...


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Not sure, If I can post it as an answer...Please let me know if that is not the case. Issue: Memberships section on My Site's My Profile section is empty and is not showing user as being a member of recently added sites. Solution: Memberships list is populated by the User Profile Service Application - User Profile to SharePoint Full Synchronization Timer ...


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I could reproduce the behavior.. Apart from the things you have already discovered, check following to see if that fix your problem. Under Central Administration, UPS --> People --> Manage Policies, Check under "Membership" category for the item "SharePoint Site" and make sure it is ENABLED. If it is disabled, you would see nothing under Membership in your ...


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There is a social comment manager class which will help you to achieve this. You can add comments using the function Addcomment with the argument of URI. You can use the function GetComments with the argument of userprofile to retrieve all the comments of the particular user in my site. You can also use the function GetComments with the argument of URI, ...


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I believe you can add a new uerprofile property inside the User Profile Service application with the name as "Org Unit" and configure it to with any specific AD property.Also you can configure it as whether to show this in the profile page, allow it as editable etc..


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You need to staple to SPSPERS#0 template. See this technet post.


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In the "Manage User Properties" of the page, there are arrows to move a property up and down and even change the sections. I quickly tested it and it works!


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You will need to authenticate to each web application you visit. If your main site is http://intranet and your MySite host and personal sites are at http://mysites then going to the user profile (within the MySite Host) or to a personal site would require authentication again. If you are using Windows Auth, then it would be a good idea to configure the ...


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Here is an overview and base project I put together on my blog to cover how the navigation is configured as well as the base content needed for a new page. http://www.mikeoryszak.com/sharepoint/user-profiles-adding-a-custom-tab-and-page


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David, Memberships aren't administred via AD: site memberships appear in a persons profile whenever that person is added as a site member (so no site owner, administrator, just owners.). AD-groups don't count, the profile has to be added, otherwise it won't work. about the organization: that is created based on what manager you do have and do have in ...


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Microsoft has confirmed this bug in the Oct 2011 cumulative update. According to this MSDN blog post the fix should be included in the Dec 2011 cumulative update and should be released around December 27th.


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I've validated that this is resolved in the SharePoint Dec 2011 CU. Also, uploading pictures for other users via Central Admin has been fixed, which was purposefully broken in the June CU. You can find the links to the Dec CU updates here.


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Figured this one out...what I did was create a Security Trimmed Control using this code: <Sharepoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl runat="server" Permissions="ViewPages"> <div id="blank-ribbon" class="custom-blank-ribbon"> </div> </SharePoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl> the code goes in the masterpage Then I styled the ...


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You'll want to check your masterpage for the following line. <div id="s4-ribbonrow" class="s4-pr s4-ribbonrowhidetitle"> and remove the s4-ribbonrowhidetitle class... <div id="s4-ribbonrow" class="s4-pr">


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A bio would typically be the About Me section of the user profile. It shows up on the public person.aspx page for the user. That not fitting the bill?


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Microsoft changed the name from Pictures to "User Photos" in the October CU and the December CU does not fix the problem. They didn't update the error message either, so it still says it's looking for Pictures, but it's really looking for "User Photos". You can confirm this by looking at the code for the upload control in reflector. Create a Picture ...


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Go to "Manage User Properties" option under your the User profile application's setting page in Central Administration. Locate the "Ask Me About" and select "edit". You can change the display name in the edit page.


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You could try adding a Feature Receiver (on FeatureActivated) to delete the existing page, but this will only run after your file gets provisioned. To get around this, you could create 2 features, one visible, one hidden. The visible feature has an ActivationDependency on the second hidden feature which means the hidden feature will get activated ...


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Have a look at this article, which helps you in fixing the issue.. SharePoint site continually prompting for passwords Hope this helps you!


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The 5 privacy levels cannot be changed, added to, or removed. THe enumeration is static. The best you can hope for it to just change the labels as Alex shows above.


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It might be because you are using a custom master page for My Site. Can you make v4.master as the custom master page when the permission is disabled and check? If that does not work, may be you can try adding the navigation item under global navigation or current navigation by adding a link to "person.aspx" page, after disabling the permission. For this ...


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Here are different approaches to hide the Social taging feature: Approach 1: Open Master Page and encpuslate below control into div. Set style with attribute display:none <div style=”display:none”> <SharePoint:DelegateControl ControlId="GlobalSiteLink3-mini" Scope="Farm" runat="server"/> </div> Publish this master page no ...


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It is important to understand that there are multiple components involved. You have the base user profiles which includes the attributes about the people. You have the Social Data which has the extended info like tags and notes. You have the Personal or My Content sites which is the site collection they would own. As stefan mentioned, you can ...


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~4.7MB is the limit (5000000 bytes).


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Assuming you use SharePoint 2010 this really is a non-issue: When the user uploads the picture using the GUI, SharePoint generates 3 thumbnails with a max with/height (depending on portrait or landscape) of 144px (actually 104px if picture is square), 96px and 32 px. The thumbnail pictures are saved in the User Photos library in MySite host site, and used ...


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Are the dimmensions different than what they should be or is it just a file size issue? Here's a brief overview of how the Photo management works in 2010: http://iedaddy.com/2010/12/sharepoint-2010photo-management-for-social-mysites/ you're only supposed to get three sizes, of 144/96/32. So what happens when you run this PowerShell command? ...


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If your page is deployed via a feature, it's considered to be the site definition, so if you customise it further within SPD, and you reset to definition, it'll reset to as installed by your Feature.



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