Questions tagged [user-profile-service]

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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Default placeholder is not loading in my sites in SharePoint 2013?

I have created a new web application inside that I created MySite and configured User Profile Service. While accessing MySites, default placeholder is not loading. I checked the layouts and images ...
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Replicating the User Profiles of multi server Farm1 into multi server Farm2

I am having a multi-server farm with WFE and SQL,(say Farm1) with SP 2013 installed. I have configured user profile service application on this farm with custom UPSA properties. Now my issue is,i am ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service Stuck on starting in SharePoint 2010

User profile synchronization service was not working properly so I have stopped the service and try to restart but it stuck on starting. What I have tried: Restart the UPS service thru PowerShell ...
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SharePoint 2010 - A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type is not registered as safe

I have been stuck on this error and am unable to solve it since the past few days. I have googled all I could, but none of the solutions seem to work for me. I'll go through all the steps I've done ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service stopped but still working

Recently I noticed, via central admin, that our User Profile Synchronization Service is stopped. User Profile Service, however, is started. It's been like that for almost one month now and new AD ...
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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 Picture not Showing for some site URLs

I migrated a website from SP2010 to SP2016 (not directly, used 2013 in between). After I mounted and upgraded the content database on the customer's system an error was shown and the site (http://site)...
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Unable to Remove User Profile Application Pool

Get-SPServiceApplicationPool | Format-List After running the above commandlet, I get that the User Profile Application Pool is present and online. But, when I run the following commandlet, I get an ...
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Unable to get users from user profile for SHAREPOINT\system

I'm retrieving user profiles data from SharePoint user profile. Its working fine. I have SharePoint site http://pc5 and user with login name pc5\akshay for this user I'm able to get data from user ...
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SharePoint 2013 user profile sync service stuck on starting after db restore

I have restored my managed metadata db and user profile db's on a new SharePoint 2013 farm with a SQL 2012 server. I recreated both service applications with the restored db's (created a new sync db ...
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Error in User Profile Service connection (it was working fine before)

I noticed the following error on that page where you define connection for User Profile Service Synchronization. An error has occurred while accessing the SQL Server database or the SharePoint Server ...
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Difference between having User Profile Sync service running on App server and on both App and Web servers

Way back some of our company employees had configured User Profile Sync Service on both App and WEF servers. Now we are in a situation where we have to stop User Profile sync service stopped on the ...
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office 365 users, is the AD property 'division' mapped correctly in your tenancy?

I need to use the AD property called Division but it looks not mapped (users using this property shows 0) while I have people in AD using the property. Anyone?
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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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Sharepoint 2016 and compatibility version of Microsoft identity manger server( MIM) server

Hi what is the compatibility version of Microsoft identity manager server with share point 2016? We have a SharePoint 2016 farm and want to import user profiles from active directory
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SharePoint 2010 User connected to wrong AD user

We are using SharePoint 2010 that has User sync set up with Active Directory. Frequent problem that we have is that if an user comes to our firm with a name John Smith, we give him an user name ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Picture Synchronization - Missing Updates from ADS

right now i've got a problem where i can't get my head wrapped arround it: The User Profile Pictures within the Thumbnail Attribute of ADS were imported successfully. (Following this Guide) ...
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profile image of O365: best place to upload it or no difference?

In all places where I had sharepoint on premise, the upload image in skype and outlook was disabled and the only entry point was SP, with that element mapped back to AD. In the O365 (in a hybrid ...
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Manager field in SharePoint 2016 is not synced using Microsoft Identity Manager

We have installed Microsoft Identity Manager and performed all the steps to sync MIM with Sharepoint, but what we noticed is that Manager field in SharePoint 2016 User profile is not synced, rather it ...
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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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Featured Skills & Endorsements in SharePoint 2013 Profile

Is it possible to have Endorsements in SharePoint 2013 profile like linkedin?
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UPSS does not start after full backup

every week we perform a full backup of our SharePoint environment using the backup-spfarm command: backup-spfarm -directory $directory -backupmethod full -Verbose and every week, after the backup is ...
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Retrieve user profiles based on the value of user property with Powershell

I need to get all the user profiles that based on a certain user property. Eg "Get all the user that have a property of Department in Finance." $url = "mysite" $site = Get-SPSite $url $context = Get-...
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Modify the email property in user profile service application

I have created some user profiles in my AD environment and its available in my SharePoint and added them as my portal visitors group and they dont have email enabled. Now because of my other ...
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User Profile Sync Service Frustration

I try to provision the UPSA on my single server farm. I have a SQL 2008 R2 and a SP2010 Server on the same maschine. (Version: 14.0.5130.5002) Loopback Check is disabled and I use NTML Auth in ...
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People Search Not working

People search is not working. By this I mean when I go to my MySite profile, I put a name in the search box and it lists no results. No documents, person, or even newsfeed posts I have with their name ...
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User Profile Synchronization Error

I am installing SharePoint 2010 using AutoSPInstaller which is failing when creating a user profile service application with below error. I have provided Install account dbcreator and security admin ...
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Is Forefront Identity Manager required for user profile synchronization service in SharePoint 2013?

I want to configure user profile synchronization service in SharePoint 2013 environment. Does anyone know the steps to configure the same? Is Forefront Identity Manager required to be installed for ...
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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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Delete all “Profiles missing from Import”

I have the below script which works perfectly fine to remove a user profile which is missing from import. $caUrl="http://central-admin:12345"; $site= new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite($caUrl);...
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Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the 'AllowUnsafeUpdates' property on SPWeb

I want to update the user profile details through the code however it is throwing the below exception "Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the '...
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Showing Newsfeed without setup personal sites in MySite SharePoint 2013

Background: I have SharePoint 2013 environment where Personal Sites are disabled by turning off "Self-Service Site Creation" in Central Administration and users can see only About Me and People in ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - User Profile update

We are using User Profile Synchronization to get basic profile information for staff. The User Profile is editable by the user. I believe there cannot be a two way sync between AD & SP in this ...
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Profile image in my site

I have changed the profile image for My site in a SharePoint 2013 environment. I want to add a question that. Is the profile image in synchronization with the Active Directory. ? I do not have a ...
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People remain in User Information List even after successful AD synch

I have a User Profile synchronization service that seems to be working well. The User Profile pages of new staff members are populating correctly, including changed data from AD and our BDC. Users who ...
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Failed to retrieve user profile using Search API by Birthday date filter after updating the Birthday property using Power shell

I have updated an user profile Birthday date using Powershell Birthday format(MMM DD) Eg: February 15. here is my script $adAccount = "domain\username" $up = $profileManager.GetUserProfile($...
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Photo field not syncing in SharePoint 2016 using Microsoft Identity Manager

I have installed MIM 2016 and run a photo sync in SharePoint 2016, but I am having some problem as some users' photos are not being synced in SharePoint even though they have photos in AD. Other users ...
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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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User Profile Synchronization - not stopping

Does anyone have any idea how to fix this issue? Our User Profile Stopped working about two weeks ago therefore none of our AD content is being updated across to our SP site which we rely on for ...
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SharePoint Online - Remove users from the SharePoint sites, when they leave the organization (When their account becomes inactive/expired)

We use SharePoint Online in my work place and we always deal with this issue of removing users/owners manually from SharePoint sites when they leave our organization. Is there a way to automate this ...
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Department values are not showing up in people search results

We have Directory Sync setup in our environment. All of the users and corresponding user profile attributes are provisioned directly from our local AD. However, when searching through the OOTB People ...
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Full Crawl inside my sharepoint server 2013 never stop

I am facing a problem that the full crawl never ends. now i have never similar problem since we have deployed the live sharepoint around 3 years ago. but last week i have noticed that new contents are ...
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Increment all users that enrolled in a list

Good day, I need to add all the users that added and item in list and save them to another list in one field on my list and retain the information for later reporting using C#. Thanks in Advance.
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Cannot activate Site Feed feature

I am trying to activate "Site Feed" feature in my Site Collection, but I am getting the following errors via UI: UI: SiteFeedFeatureReceiver: can only be enabled on the same farm where MySites are ...
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Get-SPO365LinkSettings failed

Get-SPO365LinkSettings failed, make sure you have permission for User Profile Service Application Can't get around this message during SharePoint Hybrid Configuration Wizard for SharePoint 2016 ...
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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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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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Can I use a single SharePoint Server for User Profile Synchronization?

I have a test server and this server running central admin and SharePoint foundation Web Application service. Can I use this server for user profile synchronization service and user profile service ...
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Peopleresults.aspx Showing the same picture for different people

Good day, I have a problem with peopleresult.aspx page every first time you search for a person it bring different people with the same picture until you refresh then the correct picture appears. ...
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Update Multiple User Profiles - Not One at a Time

My Question: Is it possible to easily update multiple user profiles, but NOT one at a time? I need to update a user profile property for every user - thousands of them. Scenario: We have a custom ...

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