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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Migrate Sharepoint AD import connection to Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM)

We want to migrate Sharepoint user profile sychronization from active directory import to Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM).(Due to multiple AD forests requirement) Can we do this, and if we do this ...
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SharePoint 2013 how to get the correct ProfileManager on a farm with two Profile servcie applications

Here is my situation, I have a farm that has two profile service applications. One is a standard user profile service application, the other is a replicated profile service application. They each ...
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Users Unable to Edit Profile Properties

I have an on-premises SharePoint 2016 server. The user Profile Service is set up to sync with Active Directory and all of my users have been pulled in. When a user goes to "About Me", they can click ...
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More than one DN specified for the same profile in Profile DB - User profile synchronization.

I am facing a similar error as the Link provides. Is there a relevant SQL query for PS Query provided in the link to delete those entries? I did find an other technet article but the link seems to be ...
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IS Self Service Site creation work in the Cross farm configuration

We have a problem with UPA in cross farm scenario in SharePoint 2016 ( April 2018 CU). We configure the UPA in Farm A (where everything is working as expected). MySites also in Farm A Build a Trust ...
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Cannot create user profile service…Creating Profile Service Application. Please wait

When I try to create a new user profile service application, it is stuck at Creating Profile Service Application. Please wait. Eventually it times out. Any assistance would be appreciated. It is a ...
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How to Create Organization Chart Free and without Code

I have trying to create an organization chart for my site but there is no free substitute for it. As i stumbled upon organization browser it only shows the current user hierarchy and i want to display ...
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Syncing Users' information between SharePoint and Active Directory, when Users' accounts on SP & AD are not similar

I am facing a problem regarding the users' information inside the userdisp.aspx Page, not being in-sync with Active Directory. Now we have the following settings:- SharePoint 2013 on-premises farm ...
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User can access Sharepoint Online on desktop in office, but not on laptop via wi-fi or on -phone

I have a user who can access all areas of SharePoint he has access to using the desktop in the office. However, when trying to access SharePoint on his iphone or on his laptop via wifi he gets the ...
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How to empty User Profile Database after applying filter?

The current UPA shows 7000 users (including bunch of service accounts). I just added 4 exclusion filters so that number of users is back to 2000. I did a full sync but all the service accounts and ...
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Do I need MySite Web App per UPSA?

In SP2013 farm I have 2 User Profile Service Applications (UPSA) running and working fine. UPSA1 --> Using SharePoint Synchronization >> associate with WebApp1 UPSA2 --> Using ADI >> Associate ...
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User ID's in User Information List are updated/changed

In which scenario's user id's will update/changed? Any help much appreciated. Thanks in Advance.
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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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SP2013 - User Profile Service, Corrupt?

SP2013 Two Tier Farm. A Little bit of an outage this morning which caused a few VM's to drop storage. Had to restore storage and bring servers back online. SP came back up fine, however; ever since ...
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SharePoint 2016 user profile service issue

I have the User Profile service for Sharepoint 2016 completely setup. I run the full import and users were populated. I now update a user in AD and it does not update in SharePoint. The only ...
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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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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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How to Update a User's Name and how it Appears in SharePoint 2013 Front End

I have a handful of users that were entered in AD incorrectly (instead of their full name, they were entered by their username). I have made the corrections in AD, forced a Full Sync, and names 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 2016 shows wrong username. How i can investigate further?

We have a SharePoint 2016 Farm with Kerberos Authentication behind an Apache Reverse Proxy. This worked fine the last months. Now, when my colleague or I open SharePoint in the Internet Explorer the ...
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Get all the Users from the User Profile Manager with Server Side Object Model (C#)

I have used- var srchResults = profileManager.GetEnumerator(); while (SrchResults.MoveNext()){//Code here} But it takes a lot of time because the users are near about 4000 or more and I have to ...
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List not being populated via Powershell script

I found a PowerShell script that supposed to use the User profile (User Information List) that is hidden and populated by Active Directory to populate a SharePoint list that you create using the ...
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write the KQL Query on the User Profile with programmatically?

I have to write an query to fetch the all records who are belongs to IT department or whose last name starts with A on the User Profile. I don't want to iterate all the items instead of this, I have ...
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User Images in certain places still pointing to old mysite

We did a content DB backup restore from one server to another (both being SP 2013). We found that in certain places the user images still point to old mysite thumbnail image url. One of the location ...
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User Profile Configuration - SharePoint [Me] keyword not working for one user

I am a SharePoint Developer (a relatively new one) and I have a mystery I have been trying to solve for exactly one user: we’ll call them User X. So here is the problem: My user cannot see their ...
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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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User is listed under User Profile Service but not listed in the Select Users dialog for Workflow Email

I have confirmed that my User Profile Service have a user 'kamalpreet' with email 'kamalpreet@company.com'. In InfoPath user also able to select the user from the People Picker control. No problem at ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Add-SPProfileSyncConnection with ADFS

I want to use the following PowerShell command with ADFS. How can I define to use the right Authentication Provider Instance? My working command, but not working for ADFS: Add-...
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Move-SPUser - only changing upa but not mysite url with new id

SharePoint 2010: Move-SPUser works however in SP 2010 it does not change the mysite url to reflect user's new id. for example, mysite.fu.bar/sites/oldid so it should be mysite.fu.bar/sites/newid. The ...
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User Profile Application without Sync - SharePoint 2013

I would like to know how does SharePoint map the attribute PreferredName when no sync from AD is effective ? I'm having issues after having provisioned the user profile service application but didn't ...
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Cannot open User profile service application

I want to run the user profile service application on a SharePoint 2013 Farm. When I create the service, I cannot open it, there is an 'Unexpected error'. When I try to run the User Profile ...
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Active Directory Import and it “not supporting” Business Connectivity Services Import

I'm in the process of setting up a new SharePoint farm. We only really need one way import for Active Directory so I've been thinking we'll go with simplified Active Directory Import... however... of ...
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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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Configure a Term Set to be used for this property

I am creating user profile properties by using powershell, on SP 2013 on prem. Some of the properties need to be configured with termsets, and I don't want to have multi value option. I am ...
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SharePoint Standard 2013, FIM sync service keeps disabling

We have a SharePoint 2013 farm - single server and we are trying to start the UPS service etc. When we try to start the: Forefront Identity Manage Synchronisation Service It just says starting and ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service Stuck on Starting

I have encountered this issue on on of our SharePoint 2013 farms, I've googled this issue for days on end and still have not found a solution. I have noticed a lot of people have had this error, but ...
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Catch UserProfileNoUserFoundException exception

I have a requirement where I am checking a user account whether it does exist in User Profile Service or not. And if the account doesn't exist then it will create an account. I am using CSOM for this. ...
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SharePoint Profile Synchronization - don't import users from trusted domain

We have a two way trust configured between our 2 domains. I am trying to set up SharePoint Profile Synchronization, but I do not wish to import the users from the trusted domain. Is there a way to ...
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Can sharepoint user profile customized and set security?

Can sharepoint user profile edit page customized? I am planning to customize the user profile page, and have a function to generate a new UPN for users, and update it on AD. Is it possible?
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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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Keep a Sharepoint List updated with User Profile changes

Here is a run-down on what I am hoping to achieve on Sharepoint 2013: We need to create a Sharepoint List of users. This list is a sub-set of users - only from certain departments, for example. We ...
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Permission issue trying to export Picture to AD

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. I am trying to set the property for picture to export to AD. I have set everything as described in this blog: http://blog.areflyen.no/2012/06/05/...
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Export users from User Profile

Is there a way to export all user profiles from SP using something other than powershell? I need a list of all synchronized users from SharePoint.
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user profile services set as running, but manual synch won't start

After years of good performance the UPS stopped performing. The services are listed as running but starting a manual sync has got no effects. Even the night sync apparently does not perform, although ...
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SP2013: User Profile Synchronization Service wants a password, but SharePoint manages that one

My User Profile Synchronization Service won't start. When I go to Central Administration > Manage services on server and try to start the service, it asks me for the password for my farm account. ...
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Not able to add Users to Site Collection in SharePoint 2013

I am having big issues in adding users to a site collection to giving them access. Let me describe to you my problem: I have created a site collection and can set the site collection administrators. ...
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stopping black x when retrieving profile pic, not filling in details

I have a page in which I am getting a profile pic from mysites. It asks for the password and when you fill in the details it does what its supposed to and the profile pic appears. However when you ...
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Delete users from Profile Missing from Import view

I need to delete users from user profile in the view Profile Missing from Import. I tried to run the My Site Cleanup Timer job but they are still there. How can I do?
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronisation service Does not start

When I start the User Profile Synchronisation Service on the Server, I get following error in the ULS Logs : UserProfileApplication.SynchronizeMIIS: Failed to configure ILM, will attempt during next ...