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Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison.

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Force deletion of OneDrive synced file (Windows Explorer)

We are syncing (parts) of a 140 GB SharePoint library to several different clients with OneDrive. The files need to be physically available on the local hard drives. When somebody is deleting a file ...
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Is it possible to sync files (bidirectionally) from a local file server to an online SharePoint site? (SharePoint Online/O365)

I'm using SharePoint Online through O365 to admin a small site that has a decent-sized (50+ files, but only about ~2GB in filesize) document library. The team in question will frequently collaborate ...
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SharePoint 2019 - on premise - User Profile synchronization connection

I need to make a new Synchronization Connection for user profile sync. Do I need to delete the old Synchronization connection before I create an new one?
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SP.SOD.executeFunc

I am working on SharePoint 2016 and I have 2 functions I need to run: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', FirstFunction); SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', SecondFunction); ...
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One Drive - Sync issue

I found out that i have some sync issue with SharePoint online, sometimes when i check in my file explorer is see my status with blank. What should i do in this case ? Normally i try to sync again, ...
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How to sync Birthday and Hire-date in Office 365 from local AD?

I am trying to build birthday and anniversary webpart in office 365. The issue is our local ad users are synced but the birthday and hire-date are not synced in office 365. I was checking the issue ...
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Outlook to SharePoint Calendar Autopopulate for Collaboration

Im seeking a way to have multiple users Outlook calendars autopoulate to a collaborative calendar in SharePoint for weekly review in supervisors meeting. So if Jim enters into his personal Outlook ...
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Synchronization between SharePoint and own server (not OneDrive)

I have a local server (in my network or over VPN) and want to view the folder structure and the files in SharePoint. Is there a way to read this directly from the server or to synchronize the folders/...
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SharePoint site documents storage

I'm using OneDrive for buisness at my university and I use to share files (such as inventories) with my work team. I read about the two possibilities: sharing files stored at my own OneDrive space or ...
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is there a way to understand if a particular AD group is synchronized or not?

in SharePoint 2013, is there a way to troubleshoot and confirm if a particular AD group is synchronized or not?
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How to sync an excel pivot-table with a sharepoint list?

I have a sharepoint list that I would like to connect and sync with a pivot table included in an excel file. The excel fiel is a 2010 version and is stored in the same sharepoint. Is it possible to do ...
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SharePoint Remote Event Receivers

I was wondering what is the behavior of synchronous event receivers when multiple items are added at a same time? in the following blog it is mentioned that "synchronous event handlers have a blocking ...
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NOT Syncing Title and Department to SharePoint Online User Profiles

I need to populate user profile properties from a flat file as the properties do not exist in AD. These fields include title and department, among others. Azure AD Connect has not yet been installed ...
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Active directory sync and Organization Unit SP Online

I'm synchronizing SharePoint Online with my Active Directory to get people information. Now i have to difference those users by Organization Unit. The field orgNames is empty and it can't be used. I ...
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"User Profile Synchronization Service" missing in SP2016

In SP2016,"User Profile Synchronization Service" missing in "Manage Services in Server". I already ran Install-SPService but still "User Profile Synchronization Service" is not available. We are ...
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Synchronize Excel with SharePoint List programatically using Angular JS

I am working with requirement where I have to develop an Excel Task pane add-in to which will synchronize the data of SharePoint Online list and Excel sheet using Angular JS. Authentication part is ...
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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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How to forced run the profile pictures sync with Exchange High-Res Photo option

How to force the run the profile pictures sync with Exchange High-Res Photo option (link) and SharePoint UPS?
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SharePoint User Profile Synchronization Service not starting

I upgraded my user profile service application from SP2010 to SP2013. I upgraded only ProfileDB and Social DB and created a new Sync DB for SP2013. After creating user profile service,when i tried to ...
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Synchronization of groups between site collections

I have multiple site collections that all have permission groups with the same names. When a user is added to a group in one site collection that change should be synchronized with all the other site ...
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How to turn off auto increment for field ID in List?

I need to synchronize data from mysql into listitem in sharepoint, and keep values of ID when synchronized to ListItem, but I can not insert ID value.
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How can I get rid of extra user profiles in user profiles in Central administration?

I've imported extra containers from active directory like service accounts and disabled accounts and Number of User Profiles is 1539, I know the number of employees in my organization is about 1200, I ...
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User Profile synchronization connection has been deleted but still user profiles show up in SharePoint

We have SharePoint 2013 environment and we have 2 AD connections (ie. 2 different domains) in User Profile Service Application. All the users from DomainA have been moved to DomainB and AD team have ...
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User Profile Synchronization Connections empty

I am having issues with SharePoint synchronization services. I stopped the services and started it back on. After some time all the users in the people search are missing. I did not delete any ...
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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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Managing synchronization options in User Profile Service Application using Powershell

I am trying to manage the synchronization options in SharePoint Farm using Powershell. I would like to change the "Use SharePoint Profile Synchronization" to "Enable External Identity Manager" by ...
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SharePoint 2013 and Outlook task synchronization without Exchange 2013?

I have the following problem: I'm trying to synch a task list ("Synchronize with Outlook" button in the ribbon). With SharePoint 2010 this button would lead to a pop up from Outlook ("do you really ...
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