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The User Profile Service in SharePoint is responsible for synchronising user data to and from SharePoint to identity stores such as Active Directory, LDAP and many others.

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User Profile Sychronization - lower vs. mixed case

I have User Profile Synchronization service that uses Business Data Connection table which has all usernames in lowercase. While some users have their NTN Username in mixed case. I am assuming this is ...
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I want to allow users to be able to add a user to a permission group they are in. I want to use InfoPath to accomplish this. Is this possible?

I want users to be able to add other users to their security group and I want to use InfoPath to create the form they will fill out. What is the best way to accomplish this.
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No one is able to log into SharePoint sites after AD Migration

We recently migrated AD to a new server. As a result, we lost access to SharePoint sites. We can still log into the Central Admin but no user (including the farm account and site collection admins) is ...
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User Profile Sync Service stuck on Starting / Looking for wrong

We have a SharePoint 2013 farm (1 SP server, 1 SQL server) where the User Profile Sync Service is stuck on the status "Starting". When going to the service's page it says "User Profile ...
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how to deactivate the user in office 365 and set sps-hidefromaddresslists value in sharpeoint online

I want to deactivate some of my company users and also I want to exclude deactivate users from SharePoint's online search.
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SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Service application with active directory import - incremental sync is failed

User profile synchronization service is configured to use SharePoint Active Directory Import in SharePoint 2013 server. Full sync is working fine and only incremental sync is failed with below error. ...
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SP 2019 - Onpremise - Userprofiles - names removed from AD but still appear in SharePoint

My users which have been removed from AD are still showing up in SP. I notice the mysites are still there for these users as well. I am not expert at all and seem to find issues in user profile sync. ...
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How to get/update all user profiles via CSOM?

I need to get and update user profile properties in SharePoint Online via CSOM using App only permissions. I am using .NET core CSOM. App is registered via appinv.aspx page. Permissions: <...
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Encountered error when searching for user profiles on Manage User Profiles page on Central Administration

I was searching for imported user profiles on Manage User Profiles page on Central Administration. The search is working fine for all other search terms except when I input alphabet "s" or &...
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Link Multiple Email Addresses to AD-Imported User Profile

I am looking for a way to associate multiple email addresses with a single SharePoint user profile which was sync'd from AD (via AD Import). The purpose of this is so that incoming email from any of ...
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New User Profile Service Application creation Is returning timeout expired error

Good day, I am trying to deploy SP site collection from development server to live but noticed I had issues with User Profiles so I deleted and in the process of creating another User Profile Service ...
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Controlling User Skills - Delve

I would like to start implementing employee skill management in 365. I understand each user can edit his/her own skills in the delve profile page. But how can I ,as the global admin, control other ...
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SharePoint 2019 My site not working

We have come across a strange issue with mysite creation on a SharePoint 2019 on-prem deployment where in mysites are not creating for the users My site gives the following error We're sorry. ...
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Why is SharePoint 2016 User Profile Service Importing unselected AD users?

We are using AD Import with User Profile Service. I am seeing multiple users from unselected containers appear in our Employee Directory. These users have been deleted from Manage User Profiles but ...
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Pull SharePoint 2016 User profile information through Powershell

Looking for SharePoint 2016 powershell script to pull User profile information like No users profile, No of User properties , Last sync status etc.
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SharePoint 2019: MySite person.aspx stuck on "we're almost ready"

We are currently encountering a strange behaviour when we reach the URL /person.aspx where we are stuck with the message "we're almost ready". The problem occurs in our different SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2019 - People Search is not displaying user profile picture in search results

We are facing an issue to display user profile picture in people search. It's displaying default photo of person. Let me give overview of current environment setup. We have configured the SharePoint ...
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Portal is down when a user tries to login

We had a user with login "DOMAIN\user" he left the organization long back. We have a new user with same name, infra team created the same login name for this second user "DOMAIN\user". Now whenever ...
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Same user on multiple domains

We have a SharePoint 2010 server. Since the start, we only had 1 domain. Now, company has decided to move some users on another domain. These users will not actually be moved, they will be created as ...
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SharePoint 2016 Creating Service Application Error Request Timeout

I am getting error "Request time out" error while creating user profile service. SP Farm have 8 servers total. 2 Application 2 WFE (in DMZ) 2 Distributed Cache 2 Search There is no helpful details ...
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SharePoint User Profile property is not updating in User Information List

I have SharePoint 2019 environment migrated from MOSS 2007. I have also configured the User Profile service application and sync all users from AD. For some reason the User Property like "Title / ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service not starting for sharepoint 2010

We have a sharepoint clone mess up, in which systems admin made a clone of sharepoint app server, but we quickly remove the newly cloned server and configured CA to other App server as it stopped ...
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The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.FeedCacheRepopulationJob threw an exception

We are getting below error in SharePoint 2019 server event viewer logs. The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.FeedCacheRepopulationJob (ID 7a18f297-7677-...
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Sharepoint 2016 User Profile Service syncronization only works after iisreset

We're testing a migration from Sharepoint 2010 to 2016 (installed on WIndows Server 2012R2) and we managed to make it work and import all files from old one. We have 2 main problems: Somehow our ...
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Failed to decrypt connection password for ConnectionForectName. Please refresh connection credentials

I am trying to configure User Profile Service using AD Import on SharePoint 2016. I am able to create synchronization connection but when I run full synchronization, I get error: Failed to decrypt ...
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SP2010 - User Profile Sync not updating site collection data

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm composed of two WFE servers and I have the User Profile Service running on both of them. I am not using MySites. I setup the synchronization between AD and the User ...
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SharePoint 2010 Upgrade - Service Applications

I am in the process of planning a SharePoint 2010 upgrade to SharePoint 2013 and then to SharePoint 2016. Both SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2016 farms are built and include Managed Meta Data ...
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People Search and User Profiles SP 2016

Tell me why this code does not work in SharePoint server 2016 on-premises, but is working 2013? Possible problem in another sourceId("B09A7990-05EA-4AF9-81EF-EDFAB16C4E31")??? <script src="//ajax....
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SharePoint Online profile picture sync from AAD

Hope someone here can help with an issue which is strange and new to me. We have hybrid environment, running both SharePoint on-premises and Online. We have lot of services running in our ...
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SharePoint Online Department Sync from On-Prem AD

My SharePoint Online User Profile Application is being synced from On-Prem AD. The User Profile in SharePoint Online contains values for the Department that are not being supplied by our On-Prem AD. I ...
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SharePoint 2013 User profile service doesn't return data for few users from asp.net code

I have a SharePoint 2013 deployed in one of the server. AD user can log in to it and view the data. I have created profile service in SharePoint to sync Active directory users in SharePoint and it ...
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What will happen if we modify the "Manager" property inside the sharepoint user profile service

I am not sure how the sync between AD and sharepoint online users profile service work. let say i modify the sharepoint user profile service property named Manager for a user, and inside AD this user ...
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user profile service issue on SharePoint 2010 environment

on our test environment, user profile service was not working. When we checked, there was no connection between AD and SharePoint. And also "Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service" was not ...
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How to Change "About Me" URL in SharePoint 2016?

I need to Change "About Me" URL in SharePoint 2016 to be "https" instead of "http". Note that "My Site" is in the same Web application with other sites.
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User Profile Synchronization not happening in SharePoint 2016

I have created SharePoint site collection and when I am trying to add users to groups, People picker is not resolving the users of Active directory. I have created User Profile service, Configured ...
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User profile is not including all Organization Unit

I'm trying to contact /_vti_bin/People.asmx service from a simple javascript call. This web service is returning some user informations. For example I receive these informations in the SPS-...
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Manager for users not updating after upgrade from 2013 to 2016

We recently upgraded from SharePoint 2013 to 2016 and one of the things we did was upgraded our Upgrade the User Profile service application using the method documented. However after we went live, ...
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How to update Job Title property in User Profile Synchronization?

I am using SharePoint 2016. I ran user profile full synchronization, but Job Title and Organization chart(Manager name) are NOT getting "updated" from Active Directory to SharePoint. For example, the ...
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Moving properties in Manage User Properties

So I have a list of properties, I need to put them all in an order that they were for the old site but I am having problems when trying to move certain properties past other ones where rather than ...
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Error running PS Script to reindex user profiles in SharePoint online

I have reused the managed property RefinableString00 and mapped it to the crawled property People:Office. I need to reindex user profiles for an organization with 600 employees. Given that this is ...
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SharePoint Online: Get User's(People picker) Manager name and email id

I am on SharePoint Online environment. I have 3 columns Author(People picker, only people, no groups), Manager Name(text field) and Manager email(text field). When a user fills out the Author column ...
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SharePoint is not picking up email address of a particular user in AD

We have a travel request form in SharePoint where two of the fields are "Traveler Name" and "Traveler Email". When the "Traveler Name" is filled up then "Traveler Email" field automatically picks up ...
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If AD user profile is deleted - effect on Sharepoint data (created by, modified by, historic assigned tasks...)

I'm a SP Admin with a basic understanding of how AD and Sharepoint interact. I've had a request from management "...to remove former employee names from Sharepoint". While I've taken care of the SP ...
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disable adding user which are not imported from AD

I'm still able to add users which are not imported via AD-Import in user profile service. Is there any way to stop adding them in sites?
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Choose User Profile DB on Sharepoint 2013

We have 2 User Profile Service application in our environment. Early created User profile service is not provisioning with user synchronization service and not working now. Last created User profile ...
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SharePoint Online User Profile updating

Is there a REST API for updating User Profiles? I've found the one to read them, but can't seem to work out how to update them. User Profile Properties With REST API–SharePoint Office 365. Thanks.
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AD Import Connections in Multi-Domain Environment

I have a question regarding AD Import in a multi-domain environment. I currently have my SharePoint 2016 farm setup sync'ing users from the root domain in a forest. We also have a child domain under ...
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SP 2013 user profiles keep reverting to old profile information

I have this issue where we have a script that updates user profiles if there has been changes to their profile which as being changed in a custom list. this script runs every night. however recently ...
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Difference between $UserProfileManager. - RemoveUserProfile() and RemoveProfile()

you can see my question in the title. One more another question to this situation: Do any of you know, what happens after the MySite-CleanUp-Job runs? In my company there are a lot of users with the "...
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User Profile Synchronization currently not available

Our SharePoint farm suddenly failed to run the profiles sync. I have checked the Log file and found below ULS Log snipped which is not certain to any error. "The Execute method of job definition ...
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