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You cannot change any properties in the User Profiles via client OM code (neither .NET nor via JavaScript) with the exception of the user's profile picture. MSDN - Work with user profiles in SharePoint 2013 Not all functionality that you find in the Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles assembly is available from client APIs. For example, you have ...


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Can you describe WHY you want info in the User Info List? Generally you sync with the User Profile Service and leave the User Info List alone. I think you don't understand the architecture. There are many great guides on the topic, the best by far is Spence Harbar's: http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx It says 2010 but applies to 2013 as well. ...


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You need to go to Document Library Ribbon -> Under Library -> Library Settings -> Permissions for this document library OR simply Document Library Ribbon -> Under Library -> Library Permissions By default the document library will be inheriting permissions from Site, you need to click "Stop Inheriting permissions" ribbon button to stop that.. Than you ...


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The SOAP web services have been deprecated. Even if you did get it working there will come a point when it won't and Microsoft will no longer support it. I am sure you have seen the articles that describe your options from JavaScript: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj920104(v=office.15).aspx This is a great reference for common tasks: ...


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Run with Elevated privileges runs the Code in System Account/App pool account. So you will have to make sure that App pool account has "Manage Profile Permission" rights to the User Profile Service. Follow below steps: Go to Central Admin-->Choose Application Management --> Manage Service Applications--> Select the User Profile Service Application (do not ...


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Choice JS or Server OM depends on you. For example if you think that in the future you will need the same code in SP Online, in that case is better write the code in JS. The main object for that is PeopleManager. This is an example of JS code: var personProperties; // Ensure that the SP.UserProfiles.js file is loaded before the custom code runs. ...


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I just faced a very similar situation with a custom membership provider using claims in SP2013. After a lot of research and POC's, I could not get the Display Name in the people picker and the login name to be decoupled (basically, show a Display Name and generate the auth claims with a username or unique ID). Hopefully someone may chime in with a way to ...


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When working with the User Profile Service you will find that uninitialized values are not sent via REST. Your code has to account for the fact that the user may "opt out" and not populate a value. In your code determine if the value is present and if not, determine the default, in your case "false". I like to believe that this is an "optimization". :)


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In both SharePoint 2010 and 2013 the "Tab" that you refer too is just a pointer to a page. You can delete the page, but that does not prevent someone who knows what they are doing from using search to find user profiles. If that is what you want you need to omit the user profile crawl in the search service application. Find the content source start address ...



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