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SharePoint 2019: MySites database upgrade Status = Database is up to date, but some sites are not completely upgraded

This is a Test MinRole farm with SharePoint 2019 KB4461634 Jan/2019 Tested Mysites database migration by restoring a full backup from a production 2016 farm and everything is working properly for the ...
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Why are links to Mysites reverting to http?

I have been working on mysites within my Sp2016 environment recently. I have my bindings and ports to http/https set up in IIS. I have AAM set up (http as default, https as Intranet). My site host ...
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How can I have individual logos shown in the Sites I'm Following

I've been asked if it was possible to replace the default "SharePoint" logo with a unique logo for each site that I am following? We are using SharePoint 2016 On-Prem. Can this be accomplished? ...
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When clicking on OneDrive tile, it displays About Me page instead of user's OneDrive for Business documents page

After restoring a database backup WITH REPLACE to the MySites content database, to bring over from prod all site collections to the test farm (both MinRole SharePoint 2016 farms), in the test farm, ...
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Procedure to refresh MySites content database in dev with production data

I would like to know the appropriate procedure to refresh MySites in dev by using a production content database backup.
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Recovering “About Me” info from UPSA Profile DB backup

When trying to recover the "About Me" info from the UPSA Profile DB - I'm getting a "There is a compatibility range mismatch between the web server..." error. Is there an alternative way of going ...
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Restore SharePoint Profile Picture from Content DB backup?

I have a backup of the MySites Content DB. Is it possible to restore a shp profile picture from it? As well as the "About Me" information by chance?
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Convert my sites Primary Site Collection Administrators to ADFS

We converted our SharePoint 2013 environment to ADFS. I forgot to copy the prod versions of the my sites content DBs to the staging before the conversion. I was able to get the DBs copied over via ...
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Refresh My Sites DBs in UAT that was converted to ADFS

We have a staging enviroment that has been converted from NTLM to ADFS. The user profiles have already been migrated to ADFS. What I realized after the fact is that when we created the staging ...
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Enable Library Versioning by default for all new users Mysites

One of our clients has asked us to set all Mysites with library versioning - have done this for all existing ones, but not so sure about the process to make it default for new Mysites generated ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service status sits in “Starting” status for sometime and finally status changed to “Stopped”

We are migrating User Profile Synchronization service from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 using content database attach upgrade method. We have a fully configured and working state SharePoint ...
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MySite as the Homepage

Is it possible to set the user's homepage as their customized mysite profile? I have a single site collection with the entry level site as our main intranet page. So when a user puts in http://...
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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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PowerShell script to Create My Site Host Site Collection

I am trying to create My Site Host Site Collection through PowerShell scripts. I am able to create a new web application, set Self Service Site Creation Enabled property on it, Create a new Permission ...
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Can we generate email signature page using SharePoint Mysite

Hi I am looking for best way to generate email signature including Company logo image in SharePoint (Mysite and AD). So if user click on a link, it should open up a page with his following details: ...
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How to move the profile page customization from one server to another server?

I customized the Mysites OOTB web parts and master page in SharePoint 2013, I need to move our changes to one server to another server which have different domain, It tried exporting and importing web ...
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Is it possible to add a Custom Navigation in my site host without using top link bar?

I want to add Custom Navigation in my site host (person.aspx page) by using Structural navigation or Managed Navigation in SharePoint 2013.
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How to customize the User Profile Page(About me Page) in SharePoint 2013?

I showed the user profile picture without using My sites,By clicking the user profile picture its redirect to my site host for edit profile page. I need to Customize that Page Layout and Look Feel for ...
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My sites is related to User Profiles?

I need to know whether my sites is related to user profiles or not. Will we face any difficulties without using my sites? I referred this link https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff382643.aspx ...
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Without using My sites is it possible to display the profile picture in SharePoint 2013?

How to show the current user profile picture without using my sites in SharePoint 2013?
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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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How do I do analysis of mysites in SharePoint 2013?

I have a seperate web app running my sites, I want to run some analysis to find out how many mysites are there, how many of them are actively used, which one's have the highest number of viewers and ...
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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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“An error has occured in the claims providers configured from this site collection” My Sites Set-up error

I'm trying to set-up My Sites. I have the web application created, the top level site collection configured, permission policies set. I go into my user profile service to finish the set-up, but when I ...
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What is it with the User Profile Service?

The "User Profile Synchronization service" gets stuck on starting on every machine and server I ever use. Is there any guide, that is not Harbar's and 200 pages long, on what can make this service ...
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Creating a content query web part to display blogs from mysites?

New to SharePoint , but grabbing the bull by both horns. At present I have been tasked displaying multiple blog entries from various users mysite blog pages. Trying to limit this to the latest three ...
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endorse/like someones mysites skills sharepoint 2010

I was just wondering if anyone was aware of anyway/any webpart on mysites where you can endorse a persons skills/knowledge. Kind of like linkedin
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Where do I begin troubleshooting Mysites not working _sometimes_?

I have a 2012 farm with Mysites installed and configured. Sometimes clicking "about me" from the top right displays the "Sorry, something went wrong" page, but sometimes it works fine. When it works ...
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MySite Migration

I'm working on a SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 migration. Initially, we weren't going to migrate mysites and just create a new one. After the migration it became clear that some people were ...
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Organisational Chart not seen for all users

Organisational chart is not being displayed for all colleagues.  So for example I can not see my colleagues or line manager.  But if I search for a colleague and view the org chart on their mysite ...
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Do I need SharePoint 2013 Enterprise to use MySites?

Having some issues trying to get an answer on this question: Do I need the SharePoint 2013 Enterprise license, if I'm going to use MySites. I recall from a previous setup, that when you set up the AD ...
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Sites page Office 365

Is there a way to modifiy this page (Sites in Office 365 that shows you the sites you are following, the suggested sites and the promoted sites)? I can't see an option like Edit page or something ...
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Change MySite template

When a user in SharePoint 2013 clicks on his name and 'about me' for the first time, a MySite will be created. What are the possibilities to change the template that is used to create this site (...
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Share documents from MySite with External Users with On-premise SP2013

All is in the title. Is it possible to share my documents stored in 'MySite' to external users (using mail address for example) ? I'll be using ARR to external access to SharePoint. I'm using ...
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User license enforcement: Standard CALs and personal My Site Issues

We use on-premises SharePoint 2013 in our environment, and we are experiencing a problem where all users who aren't members of the "Enterprise CAL" AD group are unable to get a My Site provisioned. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Photo's Image Rendition

Is it possible to activate image rendition on the MySites Host Collection? I need to be able to allow users to edit (crop etc.) their profile photos upon upload. Is image rendition applicable to ...
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MySites vs OneDrive

I'm having this debate with my manager and was hoping someone could help shed the light. He seems to think MySites has been renamed to OneDrive and MySites is being deprecated. But the way I ...
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Customize my site

We are going to heavily customize My Sites, but will use standard components (web parts used in my site) and add some libraries and lists to every Profile. In this regard I am wondering how to go ...
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Quick way to change suitebar color in MySites

Is there a quick way to change the blue suitebar color on MySites site collection? I have a custom CSS stylesheet and a custom MasterPage for my main WebApplication. But this ofc does not get ...
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Alert and Newsfeed notifications stopped working

We are having a major issue with notifications in our Production environment. Users are not receiving alerts when they subscribe to any doc library. Notifications in Mysites are not being set out ...
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My Site, adding to “Ask Me About” returns “The given term is not valid”

I have a SP2010 "My Site". When a user edits their profile, in the "Ask Me About" section, there is a semicolon-separated list of terms which the user is supposed to populate. The problem is, though, ...
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User Profile Properties and SharePoint Profile Synchronization

Every time I try to enable UPS SharePoint Profile Synchronization in the Manage Profile Service: User Profile Service, the service appears to work great and everything is fine, however some things end ...
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JSLink use with content type hub and my sites

Content type hub is used in this scenario, to syndicate the content types and columns to several web applications. I'm setting the JSLink property in a custom field definition, to load the .js file. ...
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Recent Activities Web Part on MySite causes null object error

Whenever a user is on their MySite and goes to their blog and tries adding a Recent Activities web part to the page, the page comes back saying: The "PublishedNewsFeedWebPart" Web Part appears to be ...
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What happens if I don't configure mysites?

We are reconfiguring our Sharepoint User Profile Service (Enterprise 2010). Now, I don't really want to use mysites at all. Do I need a User Profile Service, then? The only think I can think of ...
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How to Prevent users from editing their mysites personal information? (SharePoint 2013)

I'm trying to prevent users from changing their photo and personal information in mysites. I go to SharePoint Central Admin > click Manage web applications > click the mysites web app > click User ...
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Restore the ProfileInfo web part in person.aspx

I deleted the Profile Info Viewer web part on the person.aspx mysite, thinking I could re-add it in a different web part zone on the page later, but I can't find that web part to add back onto my page ...
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Making global CSS changes in SPO 2013 MySite

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 and I wanted to do some small CSS changes to MySites globally. I noticed that as the "SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" feature in the MySite root ...
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AAM for HTTP My site a requirement?

I had an existing farm that was run on HTTP and we upgraded the farm to be all SSL enabled. I had updated the URLs for all web applications to be https and used URL rewrite rules on all IIS servers ...
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MySite Add colleagues gives 404 in SP2010

We haven't really used the MySites before but only just started However, when we click Add colleagues or Edit colleagues we get a 404 error Saw in fiddler that it tries to request /...