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Questions tagged [my-site]

an intranet user's personal site

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MySite Profile Pic updates for two users not one

When I am adding a profile picture for a user as an admin through the user's personal site, it is updating another user's picture and vise versa. It is only for these two accounts. I have tried ...
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Count the number of personal blogs

On SharePoint Server 2013, some users have their personal blog created while some other don't. I would like to count the number of personal blogs (in MySite) that have been created/used in SharePoint. ...
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Microfeed not working or showing up for all users in sp 2016 on-prem

So I have devoured the internet with everything i can find regarding getting the microfeed to work, mainly revolving around permissions, distribution cache, and i even went as far as to delete the ...
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Users Unable to Edit Profile Properties

I have an on-premises SharePoint 2016 server. The user Profile Service is set up to sync with Active Directory and all of my users have been pulled in. When a user goes to "About Me", they can click ...
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MySite: Custom links lost after “Change the look”

SharePoint 2016 on premise migrated from 2013 approx 1 year ago. After "Change the look" on MySite site collection on all personal sites user created custom links are lost. See red area in screenshot....
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mysite is deleted and retention is for 30days. How to restore it from database?

I had a situation here where an active user deleted his mysite and it was also not available under recycle as it is set to 30days. We still have database backup and we got to know that the mysite is ...
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Updating filters for OOTB SharePoint 2013 My Site Cleanup Job

Is it possible to change the parameters by which the SharePoint 2013 Cleanup Timer Job initiates the process to remove sites/user profiles? Currently, our internal policies dictate that when a user ...
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SharePoint Documents after employee leaves

We currently have a SharePoint 2013 farm, with an Active Directory User Profile sync, where we store public documents by department, in their own site collections by department, as well as personal ...
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REST API to get Frequent Sharepoint Sites programmatically?

Sharepoint Online offers a view of the frequent sites of the current user. It is available in the home page of the "My Site" of the user. I'm asking if there is a REST API (or something like) to get ...
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Enable “Community Site Feature” on a subsite site, will prevent users from accessing it unless they have contribute permision on the root site

I am working on an on-premises team site collections 2013. now the site collection have some sub-sites which have unique permissions. and for certain users they only have contribute permission on the ...
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My Sites Link not appearing

This is SharePoint 2010 environment. I am trying to configure My Sites in a test environment, I have the User Profile successfully running and have created My sites web application and site collection ...
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HTTP 400 Request Headers Too Long when viewing profile images in CSWP

I have a Content Search Web Part teed up in a SharePoint Online site that is returning just people results. The search is looking for users within a specific department. This is working great as I am ...
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Users are not able to create My sites. No new site collections will be created when they edit their profile

I am working on an on-premise farm 2013. now i have configured the My sites under user profile as follow:- now usually when a user access the my-site such as http://servername/my/Person.aspx?...
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Is there a way to always redirect users to “/_layouts/15/userdisp.aspx?ID=**” instead of “/my/Person.aspx?accountname=**”

I am working on a sharepoint farm 2013 on-premises. now when i click on some user names i will be redirected to this page:- /my/Person.aspx?accountname=*** while for other users i will be redirected ...
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delete pages from MySite host site collection page library

I want to delete the pages from the MySite page library and add new pages to that library. How to do it with PowerShell?
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Is it possible to add a global navigation bar to my sites?

Is it possible to add a global navigation bar to my sites for SharePoint 2016? I've tried enabling publishing features on the my site host but it did not work.
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Do I need MySite Web App per UPSA?

In SP2013 farm I have 2 User Profile Service Applications (UPSA) running and working fine. UPSA1 --> Using SharePoint Synchronization >> associate with WebApp1 UPSA2 --> Using ADI >> Associate ...
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How can I create a page that will look different to each user/is customizable by each user?

The reason I want it to be a page rather than using the MySite Site Collection is because I want each user to be able to customize their page with certain document libraries and for it to be ...
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Creating MySite - Configure over 443 or Extend?

I have decided to recreate MySite Web App with all the issues I am having. My question is: Should I create it under some port like 1234 and use http://mysite/localhost/? Then extend it to my domain ...
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How to correctly migrate Sharepoint 2013 Mysites to 2016

I have a SP 2013 Farm and a new SP 2016 Farm installed from scratch. I migrated a content database without any problem. Now I need to migrate my sites, I have the .bak but not sure how to do the ...
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New SP2013 Farm - Issues with Search and MySites

I am stumped, new farm with old topology. WFE1 (Web Services / Distributed Cache) WFE2 (Web services / Distributed Cache) APPS1 (UPS/CA/SEARCH) SQL WAK1 (no provisioned but for future) All over SSL ...
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My Sites Error -There was a problem retrieving the latest activity. Please try again later

I've had some problems with Distributed Cache with SharePoint 2013 which I think are resolved, however in the newsfeed section of MySites the following error is visible: SharePoint returned the ...
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Can I update the delve profile image for SharePoint Online programatically?

Can I update the profile picture of SharePoint Online users programmatically? I want to update profile pic so that the profile pic converted into 3 different resolution and uploaded into /User Photos/...
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SharePoint 2010 - A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type is not registered as safe

I have been stuck on this error and am unable to solve it since the past few days. I have googled all I could, but none of the solutions seem to work for me. I'll go through all the steps I've done ...
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User Profile Picture not Showing for some site URLs

I migrated a website from SP2010 to SP2016 (not directly, used 2013 in between). After I mounted and upgraded the content database on the customer's system an error was shown and the site (http://site)...
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SP2016 “About me” link does not work

We migrated from SP2013 to SP2016. The link "About me" in the top right corner points to http://portal/Person.aspx, by clicking it the system tells Page not found. I took a look in the Central ...
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Showing Newsfeed without setup personal sites in MySite SharePoint 2013

Background: I have SharePoint 2013 environment where Personal Sites are disabled by turning off "Self-Service Site Creation" in Central Administration and users can see only About Me and People in ...
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Show Only Newsfeed and AboutMe in MySites SharePoint 2013

Is this possible to display Newsfeed and AboutMe only in MySites SharePoint 2013 without creating Personal Sites? I don't want personal sites to be created so i turned OFF "Self-Service Site Creation"...
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Profile image in my site

I have changed the profile image for My site in a SharePoint 2013 environment. I want to add a question that. Is the profile image in synchronization with the Active Directory. ? I do not have a ...
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Office 365 my site: some apps are not present

I would like to understand why the immediate mysite does not contain apps such as custom list, tasks, calendar and I am forced to create a team site as a subsite to have those items. Or is it only on ...
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Can we set newsfeed and secondary owner for my site clean up using PowerShell script ?

Can we set newsfeed and secondary owner for my site clean up using PowerShell script? Please refere path "Central Admin-->Application Management-->Manage Service Applications-->User Profile Service ...
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How to make Sharepoint MySite Quick Navigation links available to the others

I have a SharePoint Solution written in C#. This solution has an event receiver. When feature is activated this event receiver adds a link to Left Navigation menu. When the feature is activated on a ...
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Add a SharePoint site to Office applications using audience targetting

I'm wondering if it's possible to add a Sharepoint site in the "Save As" -> "SharePoint" option with the office mobile clients (like Word) without the need to have already manually added the site ...
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Add Content Editor Webpart to Blog-Site

Is it possible to add a Content Editor Webpart to a SharePoint 2013 MySite-Blog? If yes, how?
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Inserting Video into blog that exists on different web application

Setup is SharePoint 2013, on premise. We have multiple web applications, an intranet, an extranet, and MySites. I have been including videos resources on my Blog via a Video Library within MySite. ...
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SharePoint 2013 no job start from installation

I have a SP2013 server and when I go to job review. The last run for any job is installation date. When I try to run manually a job. I don't have any error but nothing run? I tried for example with ".....
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SharePoint doesn't create mysite

I configured Mysite on Sharepoint 2013 by creating a new webapp and a root site collection but no site collection is created when user click on "About Me". It redirects to my.xxxx/person.aspx If i ...
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Problem with Mysite Sites feed

On a client's SP2013 O/P install we're having a problem with the 'Sites' feed on the /personal/<user>/social/sites.aspx page for user's Mysites. The feed shows sites that are being explicitly ...
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Restricting Permissions on MySites - Retrospectively

After 6 months my client wants to limit 'Visitors' permissions (Read) in their MySites. They want to remove their ability to create subsites, create apps, upload documents etc in MySites. This is ...
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Where is the MySite user details stored - SharePoint 2010 (My settings)

I have a user who needs to change is name when he opens up mysite and then "my Settings" - the URL is https://XXX/MySite/_layouts/userdisp.aspx I have checked the user profile and it all seems ok ...
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This website declined to show this web page

I have recently migrated my sites from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I have done this by attaching the 2010 content database in to SQL, creating a new web application and then mounting the ...
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SP 2010 - Determine unused mysite so I can delete them

I have many mysite that are created accidentally because user clicked on mysite and sharepoint created a site for them. Is there a way to determine these mysites so i can delete them. (I am not ...
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Stop MySite Deletion

we have a user that was removed then re-added to active directory. during this time his My Site was marked for deletion. Is there a way to set a flag to remove his profile from the My Site clean-up ...
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My Site Cleanup Job deleting My Site immediately

Our current environment is SharePoint 2010 and have My Sites enabled. The My Site Cleanup Job is also enabled and set to run every hour as set by default. Once an account is deleted or deactivated ...
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Move-SPUser - only changing upa but not mysite url with new id

SharePoint 2010: Move-SPUser works however in SP 2010 it does not change the mysite url to reflect user's new id. for example, mysite.fu.bar/sites/oldid so it should be mysite.fu.bar/sites/newid. The ...
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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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Redirect search from My site to Intranet

We are using SP 2013 on-prem. We have an Intranet and a MySite. When searching from MySite, I want the search to redirect to the search center at Intranet so the search results can be displayed at a ...
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How do I display mysite targeting detail properties on ALL user profiles displaying on person.aspx

I need to customize SharePoint 2013 person.aspx page layout to display the Location property in the Targeting Details. What's the best approach.
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How to lockdown a mysite page for some users

import profile services is configured and running into my sp 2010 farm. But for some requirements I need to Lockdown a mysite page properties for a specific user , so that when import profile runs, ...
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Remove users and their MySite using CSOM

I have a scenario in which I have to remove the users from SharePoint after they have left the company. Say, I have 5 users who left the company. So I'll write a CSOM code to read the names from a ...