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Profile Sync in SharePoint is a managed service which synchronizes Active Directory records with SharePoint User Profiles

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Project Server 2019 cannot setup AD Enterprise Resource Pool Sync

I have a newly setup Project Server 2019. The SharePoint farm is installed in sharepoint. It has one-way trust domain with company and all my users is under company/PWAmembers AD group. We have run ...
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SP 2013 sync with AD not updating manager change

When the manager on an existing employee is updated in AD, some are not syncing and others are. I can't see anything different about the manager property for those employees that would cause an issue....
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SharePoinr 2016 on prem not incremental syncing profiles when using FBA

I think that this question belongs to this community: I have just installed a on prem SP 2016 and created a My site hos web application that uses FBA. I configured the web config files to read the ...
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Overriding user uploaded photo in outlook by photo uploaded in AD

We have an Active Directory where all the photos of the users are already uploaded. Now, in SharePoint Online, the users are uploading their photos in their respective Delve site. Because of this, ...
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User profile not updating in SharePoint

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment and we use SharePoint Active Directory Import for User profile synchronization. We have the connections setup for different domains and the timer job “User ...
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SharePoint User Profile error - 5000 entries for the below error in event viewer

"The extensible extension returned an unsupported error. The stack trace is: ""System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. ---> System....
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How to remove standard field mappings when synchronizing data between AD and user profiles?

It is necessary to prevent overwriting the values of FirstName, LastName, PreferredName fields during synchronization user profiles with AD. How can I do that?
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User that left the organization and came back is unable to access SharePoint site

We have a user that is trying to access a site collection. I've given her owner rights but she is still unable to access the site collection. I think it's worth mentioning that this user left the ...
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Single AD user having 2 email addresses + SharePoint created 2 users

We are stuck in very difficult scenario. We have a user U1 which has 2 email addresses in system [email protected] and [email protected] Now Sharepoint has 2 users for this i:0#.w|abc\U1 i:0#.w|def\U1 Now in AD ...
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Synchronize Azure AD user profiles with SharePoint Online Users

How can I Synchronize Azure AD user profiles with SharePoint Online Users, to get the employeeId property. Thanks.
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How to check time when last user profile service full synchroniztion was done?

I am trying to find out when full synchronization of user profile service was done. Is there any way to find its last date and time?
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Unable to replicate the attributes of AD to SPO via AzureAD

I am trying to sync a custom property which is created in AD with SharePoint Online User Profiles. I want to understand that while it is synced from AD to Azure AD, and while it is synced from Azure ...
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Users are in Office 365 but do not yet have a user profile SharePoint Online

I have about 7900 users in Office 365 that are active and have a license (Office 365 Education Plus for students OR Office 365 Education Plus for faculty) applied to the profile. Of those users, less ...
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AD Group membership not updating in Sharepoint 2010 when adding Active Directory group to Sharepoint group

I have SharePoint 2010 installed with the latest CU updates. The farm account is a domain user and has been given all appropriate replication rights, etc. to active directory. I created a SP website ...
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Disappearing user properties in User Information List

I have faced an intriguing issue in SharePoint 2013 environment. After some user complaints we have found that some users in User Information List don't have any properties set anymore, except their ...
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Why is 'User Profile Service Application' Job Failing? [duplicate]

I am new to Sharepoint and I am trying to troubleshoot a problem with importing AD profiles on Sharepoint 2013 Anytime I run the 'User Profile Service Application' Job that is supposed to ...
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User Profile Incremental Synchronization Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I am quite new to SharePoint administration. On our production environment (1App server, 1 Web server and database on another server) the User Profile Synchronization service is not running. I tried ...
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Update-SPProfilePhotoStore executing successfully but not Profile updating photos in sharepoint 2013

I'm running this command in powershell Update-SPProfilePhotoStore -CreateThumbnailsForImportedPhotos 1 -MySiteHostLocation http://mysite.mydomain.local It's executing successfully but the profile ...
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Strange NetBIOS behaviour

I have noticed strange behaviour with some user accounts in our SharePoint 2013 Enterprise farm. We have a domain that has a slightly different NetBIOS name than the beginning of our FQDN, and as ...
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Error while running active directory import in sharepoint 2016 for user profile synchronization

We are getting below error while running active directory import in sharepoint 2016 for user profile synchronization. Error="ActiveDirectory Import: DirSync import failed: ScanDirSyncChanges: ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Service Application is not synchronizing

In SharePoint 2013 farm UPSA running with no error but after full or incremental synchronization number of user profiles doesn't change. Here is the number of user profiles section in SharePoint ...
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Sid have empty values ​after SharePoint UserProfile Sync

I use SharePoint Server 2013 and I am trying user profile synchronization from Active Directory. I followed https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/meacoex/2013/08/04/step-by-step-active-directory-import-...
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SharePoint Online - Sync two AAD into one SP User profile

I am trying to synchronize all users from two different AAD under same tenant into one single User profile application. I know that this is not possible by writing any custom sync job as CSOM does not ...
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User Profile Access in SharePoint

Can anybody tell me in which scenario User Profile Access is maintained in SharePoint even though profile is deleted/disable from Active Directory and We ran Incremental Synch followed by ...
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Cannot navigate to request page while User Profile Synchronization Is Running

I'm trying to create new Synchronization connection, when I Click on create new connection button it Shows below message For that I have done below steps Open the Central Administration > Manage ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Active Directory Import - Error NeedsFullImport

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Server in our DMZ (non-Domain joined). We published it to the Internet (with local User Accounts) and now we want to login with our Active Directory Accounts from our Domain. ...
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SharePoint 2016 LDAP Filter

With Edit Connection Filters gone in SharePoint 2016, I'm trying to create a LDAP filter to keep any AD imported accounts, without any data in their "Title" field, out of SharePoint. Does anyone ...
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How to check status of profile synchronization service using C#

How to check status of profile synchronization service using C#, Can we do this using C#.
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User Profiles - Merge BCS with AD Sync Data

Preface: Yes, I've read many, many articles related to each aspect of this issue, but still welcome any references. Problem: I'm unable to merge BCS (SQL connection) data with user profiles pulled ...
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User Profile Sync service not updating the profiles

I have been trying to run the user profile configuration in SP 2013 but the profiles are not getting updated. I configured sync connections, assigned proper account but it just pulls 8 profiles out of ...
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How to add the farm account to the Sync DB users as DBO with a default schema of DBO

In my SharePoint 2013 environment, the UPS sync service has stopped working and I found out from the ULS logs that and then checked it the database, the farm account when checked under user mapping ...
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AD Account is not selected in profile connections, but exists. How to get remove?

I have a service account that is in our SharePoint and needs to be removed. The account still needs to exist in AD, just not in SharePoint. This account is from an OU that is not selected in the "Edit ...
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Updating the User Information List [duplicate]

So I'm trying to update the User Information List in SharePoint (hidden list). My User Profile Service and Mysites are all synced correctly with the most up-to-date information. Is there a particular ...
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Full or Incremental User Profile Sync needed?

Our client uses SharePoint Server 2013. We created a People directory, but the problem is that for many employees the job title in the search results is shown twice: as in "Job title: job title job ...
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custom rule for custom AD attribute in User Profile Sync settings

There is custom AD attribute gender. When setting up custom user profile property for that attribute (called Gender), is there any way to add custom rule, like this (pseudocode): if (adUser["gender"...
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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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User Profile Synchronization Service is not starting at all

I have a User Profile Service and User Profile Synchronization Service. This is what I did. I went into powershell and typed: get-spserviceinstance and I got all the services status. The next step ...
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1 User Profile Sync Service with 2 domains

Here is the scenario: I have 2 domains. Domain A is corporate, Domain B is local to our site. Each domain has its own SharePoint that uses its respective AD and User Profile Syncs wonderfully. The ...
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Active Directory Import not working correctly

I have configured AD Import on 2013 instance, but it seems that it doesn't work correctly. New entries in specified OUs are not imported into UPS. I have checked the logs and there are no errors ...
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Critical error 6398 - User synchronization not working anymore

I just found this morning that there are a lot of critical errors since 9/9/2015 in SharePoint, all of them being the Event ID 6398. Here's the error: The Execute method of job definition Microsoft....
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SharePoint 2013 - Manage User Profiles - Not Showing Profiles in Search

I did the full import from AD and I have around 1100+ profiles. (See Screen shot) However when I search via my domain name (i.e. mydc) I don't see any results. My login goes as mydc\ahmed What am I ...
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Multiple User Profile Sync Service instances in same AD domain?

In our Active Directory domain, we have a handful of SharePoint farms, mostly SP2010, and an SP2013. Our main farm, an SP2010 Enterprise farm, has User Profile Sync Service configured and actively ...
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Can't find AD data connection when importing pictures from AD

I want to syncronize the pictures in AD with SharePoint 2013, but I can't seem to find the AD data connection. I'm following this guide. But when I go to select the AD data connection when adding a ...
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Account is removed in AD but User Profile still exist

We are using SP 2013 On-Premises and User Profile Service (UPS) is setup to sync with our AD for more than a year. Most of the users created/deleted on AD will be added/deleted in the SharePoint UPS ...
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Do we need to have exchange and Sharepoint installed on same server to sync to outlook

How do we sync SharePoint 2013 with outlook 2013? Do we need to have exchange and SharePoint 2013 installed on the same server? I am having problems when I click on Sync to look. what are the steps ...
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Sharepoint 2013 task list sync to outlook is throwing error

When I try to click on sync to outlook on sharepoint 2013 task list. It is throwing this error: We couldn't start syncing your tasks because we need to get a few things set up first. Click here to ...
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User Profile Service - missing user profiles from AD

I have 2 SP 2013 SP1 environments, testing and production. Both have user profile service application (using FIM agent) configure to get profiles from AD. Both the farms have similar service ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory Profile Picture URL Incorrect

When user images sync from active directory the image url is https://example.com/sites/mysitesUser%20Photos/Profile%20Pictures/user_MThumb.jpg. I'm missing a slash after mysites. If I manually ...
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Switching Assistant and Manager values in SharePoint User Profile

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have been having this strange issue, where we can user profile to show Manager and Assistant, which are OOTB user properties that are mapped to Manager and Assistant ...
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User Profile Sync status stuck at “Synchronizing” every time it runs

We have SharePoint 2013 and every time it runs, that status remains on Synchronizing although it is importing user profiles. In order to make it idle we do the following: Click on Stop in Central ...
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