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The ClientPeoplePicker is the new ASP.NET control for the purposes of selecting users or groups in the SharePoint framework, made available starting from SharePoint 2013 . This tag should not be used for questions regarding the usage of the old - pre SharePoint 2013 - people picker.

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Cannot clear people picker through Javascript

I've generated a people picker and I'm trying to clear it when i reset the form but it keeps giving me this error: clear: pickerId => { var picker = ...
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How to clear picker before populating new item

I've created a people picker control in my form. I want it to only allow 1 user to be entered at a time. So if there's 1 user already selected, clear that picker, then resole the added user. On my ...
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SharePoint Online permissions required to run a jquery script that removes resolved user on edit form

I have a jquery script placed on a list edit form that removes resolved user from a people picker field. But the problem I am having is, it works for certain users and it doesn't for others. I tried ...
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Auto-Populate Email Column using PeoplePicker once username is chosen in SharePoint

New to SharePoint Online: Goal: - Have the user enter a name in the input box (senderName), using the PeoplePicker, username populates... Once the username is selected, email of user populates in ...
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Clear value PeoplePicker in JavaScript (JQuery)?

Please tell me how to clear the value PeoplePicker in JavaScript (JQuery)? Tried a lot of examples, nothing works. $("input[id*='Author']").val(''); $("div[id*='Author']").attr('description',''); $("...
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reusable GetUserID function

I've some peoplepicker in sharepoint page and i need to get the user value of each one. I've used this page code to create the pickers. The script in the page retrieve the user id of a Picker control ...
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Is it possible to Update SharePoint user field in Rest API with Email?

Is it possible to Save/Update User Field in SharePoint Rest API using email Addresses instead of USERID. Because in order to save 20 users i need to make 20 rest calls to get Userid is there any ...
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Is there a “modern UI” equivalent to ClientPeoplePicker?

Is there a SharePoint "modern UI" equivalent to the SP ClientPeoplePicker control? I've seen the Fabric UI control, but that's just the interface component, and doesn't handle user search/resolution. ...
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Event receiver: Evaluate blank person field in list item

I have created an event receiver to evaluate the value of a person field when the item is being updated and execute some code if it has been updated. The code is pretty simple and looks like this: ...
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How to resolve “Multiple entries matched, please click to resolve.”?

I am working with SharePoint Foundation 2013. I have created a custom HTML page and kept a Client Side People Picker. Now when I set the current user in People Picker I get following There is no ...
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SharePoint Client People Picker change event

I am using the SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker control in my custom SharePoint page and would like to fire a change event when a user is selected from the list of users. I can see that there are ...
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Any way for me get the nice 'as you type' autocomplete suggestions in my People and Groups fields?

Using SharePoint 2016 On Premises, vanilla set up and I’m a noob. In various places where SharePoint shows People & Groups entry, it offers a nice PeoplePicker interface where as you type a name, ...
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PeoplePicker not providing all user info, only display name

I have a PeoplePicker that I want to use for an email destination. There is no problem entering a user and having it resolve, but the only info I can retrieve from the picker is display name. I expect ...
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SPFx how to set a people field in a list, e.g. “convert” AccountName to Lookup ID?

I am trying to build an SPFx WebPart with React Office UI Fabric. I have a SharePoint list with a People field called AssignedTo. The lookup ID values are like 12, 20, and so on. When I select a ...
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Restrict client-side people picker in SharePoint to single line of text

I want to use a people picker (client-side, created using JavaScript function SPClientPeoplePicker_InitStandaloneControlWrapper) that only allows one person and is only restricted to a single line of ...
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PeoplePicker not loading in a ASP.net page - SharePoint

I am able to load the peoplepicker control in a page created within SharePoint using the code below but the same when i try to load in a .net application, integrated in SharePoint then i am unable to ...
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SPD - get name/s from people and groups for email notification

I have a number of People and Group fields which are groups created within SP - drawn from our AD. I want to use the name/s selected with associated email in a workflow which captures the user/s in ...
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SPO - Hosted-Add-in Client picker and question for init.js library

I want to know: 1) Where i use init.js from ../_layouts/15/ (provider folder), and i sends 3 batches to server, fiddler show me 6 requests.. where i comment init.js library i really send 3 requests ...
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Resolve & Set value in PeoplePicker using JSOM function

I want to set a value (person) in the SharePoint PeoplePicker using JavaScript / jQuery. The PeoplePicker is in the div which is called "Author". How can I trigger the event which resolves the ...
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Client People Picker - Unable to save value

I'm using the calendar app in SharePoint. I add a custom person/group field. Autocomplete doesn't work by default. So, i created a new custom form. In this custom form, I changed SharePoint:...
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Using client side people picker with javascript

I found this this documentation on how to use the client side people picker and have it working on my page. Basically you load a bunch of js files, setup a schema, and then initialize the picker. I'm ...
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How to add UPS users profile to a Site Collection without performing EnsureUser?

I have a SP2013 farm with a User Profile Service populated with an External Identity Provider (MIM 2016 to be more specific). The Identity Manager takes users for several Active Directories and ...
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Populate 1 People Picker field with logged user via JavaScript?

I have a very basic custom list which contains a few People Picker fields. The very first people picker column is called "Name", and I want it to be filled automatically with the current logged user ...
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Scope client people picker to multiple user groups

I'm using SharePoint 2013. I use the client people picker. Currently, it picks all users in the site. Can I scope it to several SharePoint user groups (4 target SP groups within the site), so that ...
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People Picker finds nothing on new 2016 install

This is a new single-server-farm install of SharePoint 2016 on Win 2012 R2. All seems OK except that People Picker is not finding any users. This should be a vanilla single-domain AD scenario. I've ...
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Focus out event People Picker

I want to do some operation when focus is lost from <SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker>. Is there is any event like FocusOut or any other event. Thanks
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SharePoint People Picker / SP Group containing AD Group

Problem: I have an AD group that is used to maintain a list of approvers at the manager level within my organization. We now need to use this exact same list across multiple sites. Our solution was to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Built-in App Calendar: People Picker - Autocomplete & Saves

Can the built-in Calendar App on Sharepoint 2013 On-premise "Attendees" column people picker be changed to autocomplete/people suggestion on the forms? This app is preferred over creating a custom ...
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How to clear ClientPeoplePicker field from a button click event handler?

I am building a custom form that includes a ClientPeoplePicker control. When the user press the Clear button, all the fields in the forms should be reset to empty/initial status. I can do this for ...