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Questions tagged [ups]

User Profile Synchronization(UPS) provides a reliable way to synchronize groups and user profile information that is stored in the SharePoint Server 2013 profile database together with information that is stored in directory services across the enterprise.

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Separate Crawl Farm and UPS Configuration

SharePoint 2016 Enterprise. We have a dedicated crawl farm continuously crawling our content farm. Where do I need to provision the User Profile Service? On the crawl farm or the content farm?
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UPS on SharePoint 2016, AD LDA and custom generic ldap connector

I have set up MIM and it is connected to an AD LDS LDAP server. I need this to connect to SharePoint UPS - I have seen the SharePoint connector but will that get the information from the generic ldap ...
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User profile sync service not start - SharePoint 2013

How can start user profile sync service with status disabled in SharePoint 2013 in PowerShell I am using the farm account the farm account in the local admin the FIM services are started I checked ...
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UPS on SharePoint 2016 - Trusted Claims Provider or AD LDS

I have got ADFS working fine on a SharePoint 2016 farm. I need to use LDAPCP for the people picker and set the LDAP to point to a domain. So if I use the 'trusted provider' in UPS will it go to the ...
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Clarify on SharePoint user license count

We are using SharePoint on-premise. Our company only have 100 users (I count it manually...). But the UPS in SharePoint CA shows we have about 300 profiles. I checked there are many service accounts ...
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FIMSynchronization error - 6801

I have just taken over an environment. I am not too familiar with SP and am temporarily managing the farm. Every night there are errors from FIMSynchronizationService. Example one below. In the UPS I ...
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User Profile Service: Published, connected but doesn't seem to work

I have managed to publish a User Profile Service (UPS) on a 2016 farm which I will call Publisher2016, and connected to a 2013 farm, say Consumer2013.Both farms are in same domain. The setting up ...
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News feed not working for few users on My Site in SharePoint 2016

In SharePoint 2016, for my profile and one my colleague profile News feed is working and showing on my sites and in our personal my sites "Micorfeed" list is created BUT for few users News Feed is not ...
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How do I Import/Sync Custom Azure AD fields into SharePoint Online UPS?

The title says it all. I found a Microsoft Blog that sort of explains it, but the jargon is above my level. I've never used Powershell and I haven't written C#. https://dev.office.com/blogs/...
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How to use MIM SP1 to sync Oracle DB data into SharePoint UPS application?

I have configured MIM SP1 with SharePoint 2016 and sync working from AD to User Profile Application. Now I have users data into Oracle database and AD & Oracle having user's email id common, so I ...
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Business Data Connectivity choice does not appear in Type dropdown on the Create New Connection page

This is in SharePoint 2016 Enterprise, I am logged into Central Admin with the farm admin account. Trying to get a Business Data Connectivity working. I've created an application in the Secure Store, ...
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How do I create a Phone List of employees in SharePoint using information found in Active directory

I was asked to create a phone list of employees into our company SharePoint website that automatically updates whenever new users are added into our active directory. I've researched a few things ...
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UPS on SharePoint 2013 - Single - Dev Server

I was unable to start the "User Profile Synchronization Service". Then I tried to start the "Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service" from the services and both attempts failed. Then I ...
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Is it possible to publish UPS between versions(2013-2016) of SharePoint?

Does anyone know, if the cross farm publishing of UPS service is possible when consumer is SharePoint 2013 and publisher is SharePoint 2016, both on premise.
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Failing timer job: User Profile Service Application Proxy - User Profile to SharePoint Full synchronization

I have a multi tier SP 2013 enterprise farm - 1 app server, 2 wfe, 2 SQL servers in HA mode. We were having issues with the FIM portion of the UPSS so I stopped the UPSS and am just doing a direct AD ...
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One profile not syncing with BDC

Somehow a user was created in AD and synced in UPS, the user had a username something like domain\xxx1. The user was then deleted in AD and a new one with the same email/sip was created but with the ...
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People Search Picture profiles give same photo

I have a problem every time I search for a user or any property referring to the user I always get the first picture of the person on top before the other it's only after a refresh it's only then when ...
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Sync Filtered User Profiles based on their jobTitle

I have a problem here. I need to filter people search results to only return a certain group of users from search based on their job titles. Let's say your job title is Cleaner or something instead of ...
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Crawl specific users for search

I have a problem, I need to configure my SharePoint search to crawl specific users based on their job title and exclude everyone else if your Job title is anything else besides developer the crawl ...
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Which FIMSynchronization Service Accounts should be used

I am having a problems with UPS I've configured it correctly on production and UAT, everything works perfectly! The problems starts when I am trying to configure UPS for both my TESING and DEV ...
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Switching between Synchronization and Import in User Profiles Service SharePoint 2013

Is it safely or not to switch between import from AD DS option and synchronization option in order to quickly upload the missing contacts?
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User profiles info in SP overwrites user data in Active Directory

Does anyone deal with situation when user profiles info in SP overwrites user data in Active Directory while synchronization option is configured in UPS?
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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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How to display with HTML format (Rich text) of a User Profile property through a Search Display Template

I am working on a custom people search page, one of requirement is about to populate a rich text user property created in User Profile Service. But the crawled property created by SharePoint is only ...
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SharePoint 2013 SiteCollection creation error

I tried to create a new site collection for my web application and came through this error. We recently created a new content database, does it has to do something with that? Do I have to make any ...
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Publish SP2016 User Profile Service for use on SP2010 farms?

If I publish the User Profile Service service application on a SharePoint 2016 farm for sharing, can a SharePoint 2010 farm subscribe to it? And, if you have done this and have any real-world ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Sync - Not all users syncing

We have the user profile sync, syncing with AD. For some reason, a specific set of users will not import via the profile sync. I have taken a screenshot of the container, everyone syncs except the ...
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Exclude expired accounts from the UPS import

I need to be able to exclude users from the import from AD that have an account that is expired BUT not disabled. We currently filter like this Attribute Operator Filter ...
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Sharepoint 2013 on prem newsfeed with multiple web applications

We have two web applications in the same farm, each having their own mysite host and user profile sync service. The newsfeed web part, however, still pulls data from both applications, but with empty ...
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Which User Profile Service Application Proxy is the active one?

I have two User Profile Service Applications (UPSA) and two proxies. But since SharePoint doesn’t allow two proxies, I have to figure out which of the two proxies is the one that is working and which ...
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Removing User Profile Service Application

Because of a malfunctioning UPS, I consider deleting it and recreating it from scratch. HOWEVER I'm wondering about the impact on my users. Once it's recreated, what do they lose (alerts, stuff like ...
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Why do some user accounts import without email address?

I have a AD UPS sync Setup within SharePoint 2013. The mail to workemail mapping is correct, and the majority of users import with all attributes including email address - However a range of users ...
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user profile synchronization service running account cannot change

I have just setup a new SP2013 farm. I run the installation using DOMAIN\administrator. After complete the configuration wizard, I start the central admin and launch the farm configration wizard. In ...
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UPS office property is not updated after incremental sync, only full sync is updating this property

I am using sp2010. I have in the ups a property names "Office". This property was here OOTB and is mapped to AD property "physicalDeliveryOfficeName". When I change this AD property and do a ...
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Storing / Caching User's location for a Performance boost

I have multiple widgets and Visual Web Parts that querys a 'User Settings' list for their location and if that returns null, I check the User Profile Service (=AD) for the location. Rather than do ...