On SharePoint 2016 farm, on my site News feed giving error:

SharePoint returned the following error: The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized. Contact your system administrator for help in resolving this problem.

but by farm account it's working fine only issue with user accounts on news feed.

any guess.


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Add the account that is used to run the User Profile Service Application and give it full control. Add the account that is used to run the Distributed Cache Service and give it full control.And reset the IIS maybe it could help

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