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Default control of user profile

I want to use user link in my aspx page. How to reproduce default sharepoint profile/user link? Link control examples on pictures: on hovering
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SharePoint JavaScript - Check user info list for mandatory empty fields and redirect users

I'm trying to create a JavaScript script which will load when a user opens the SharePoint site. The code will fetch the ID of the current user and checks if there are any empty fields within the user ...
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SharePoint Online - User Exist in UserProfile but not in _api/web/siteusers

By a Rest query I consult .../_api/web/siteusers to obtain the ID of all users and then I consult UserProfile to obtain more information about each user. But sometimes there are users does not exist ...
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Get Specific Number of UserProfiles or Query on UserProfileManager to find specific user by custom property

I have total 1,00,000 users in my SharePoint but I want to get specific user by its custom property called SP-EmployeeID. I tried KeywordQuery of SharePoint Search with having scope as People by below ...
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Programmatically change timezone from an user SharePoint 2013

I am trying to update the timezone value from users in SharePoint 2013. Unfortunately I cant see the changes in the mysite page. What am I doing wrong? private void updateUserTimeZone(){ foreach(...
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Why the User Profile service is missing the Synchronization links inside sharepoint online

I am working on a SharePoint online tenant, and when i click on the User Profile service link, i found the following:- where it is missing the Synchronization links, which were available inside ...
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How to remove standard field mappings when synchronizing data between AD and user profiles?

It is necessary to prevent overwriting the values of FirstName, LastName, PreferredName fields during synchronization user profiles with AD. How can I do that?
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User that left the organization and came back is unable to access SharePoint site

We have a user that is trying to access a site collection. I've given her owner rights but she is still unable to access the site collection. I think it's worth mentioning that this user left the ...
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“Sites I'm following” shows old urls after Migration from SP13 to SP16

we have migrated from SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016. We migrated User profile service application as per the Microsoft guideline. After migration, we see old URLs in "Sites I'm following" section ...
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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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How does Content Search WebPart do the User.Name comparison? based on Account, Name or GUID?

I have the following issue inside my SharePoint 2013 farm, regarding usernames' properties. I have test farm + live farm. both farms are integrated with the same Active directory. For some users i ...
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401 unauthorized error only in IE and Edge when using outlook.office365.com/owa

I'm displaying users photos by using the below url https://outlook.office365.com/owa/service.svc/s/GetPersonaPhoto?email=XXX.com&UA=0&size=HR64x64&sc=1500867903362 It works perfectly in ...
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How does SharePoint 2013 compile suggested interests for user profiles?

When editing your profile for SharePoint 2010 or 2013, certain multi-line fields such as "Job Skills" or "Interests" offer potential values as you type. Originally I thought these suggestions were ...
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User Profile Synchronization problem

We have setup synchronization connection which connects to SQL via BCS. There are few user profile properties that are mapped to the attribute coming from BCS connection. This is all about the ...
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Getting list of all users present in SharePoint Online User Profile only by using PowerShell

Is there a possible way to list all the SharePoint Online User Profiles using PowerShell? Need a code snippet.
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Get full user details from person field in javascript

How do I get the "User Information" for a specified user using JSLink? With CSR, I can get some user details from ctx.CurrentItem.PersonField[0]. This gives me an array of users which are selected ...
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Changing userPrincipalName in AD - SharePoint 2013 issues

The Active Directory attribute userPrincipalName and related to this samAccountName have to be changed. As the users are active users in SharePoint the Move-SPUser command has to be used. old ...
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Why Doing Check Permission by email address shows 2 users

I have a strange scenario. When we doing Check Permission in SharePoint (2010) using email address it shows 2 users. The 2 users displayed have different email addresses. Why it could be so. Thank ...
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Move-SPUser : Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I am using the following script to update the user SID. $user = Get-SPUser -web http://website.url -Identity DomainA\UserA Move-SPUser -IgnoreSID -Identity $user -NewAlias 'DomainB\UserA' However, ...
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Multiple MySite hosts for multiple Web Applications

I have searched the interwebz, but haven't found anything specific. Problems are either different or answers are 5 years old. I've got a SharePoint 2016 on premise farm. 2 Web applications: companyA ...
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REST API to get Frequent Sharepoint Sites programmatically?

Sharepoint Online offers a view of the frequent sites of the current user. It is available in the home page of the "My Site" of the user. I'm asking if there is a REST API (or something like) to get ...
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Necessary permissions to add a new user through REST API

I'm trying to add users through the REST API, but I'm getting an authentication error. The endpoint I'm posting the new user to is <sp_url>/_api/web/siteusers, using the pnp-js-core library. I ...
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Where does the Discussion Board 'Posted By' data come from?

We have an email that is sent out when there is a new post to the discussion board via SharePoint Designer workflow. In the email, it shows the user who posted the message or reply using 'Current Item:...
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SharePoint Online User Profiles showing incorrect manager

We have a few managers that have left the company. Since those managers left, SharePoint Online user profiles now point to a similarly named person but not the same person. For instance: If a ...
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sharepoint Username won't show up

I have an issue with a specific user that sharepoint doesn't show his name. For instance, if this user creates or edits an item in sharepoint, the value for "created/modify by" is alwayse empty. ...
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Error Creating Site Collection without UPA

I am trying to create a new site collection in my sandbox environment via central administration and receive the below error: UserProfileApplicationNotAvailableException_Logging :: ...
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Problems to get followed sites with Hybrid Profile

I'm trying to get the followed sites of the current user without success. I'm working on Sharepoint 2016 On-Premise but the Profile is Hybrid so the remote profile site is something like: https://...
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How can we get the mobilenumber of a user in SharePoint Online?

Does anyone know how to retrieve the mobile number of a O365 user? I have queried both the user profile and regular user object and the MobileNumber property is empty. When I go to delve I can see ...
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Showing ellipse type of text in SharePoint 2013

I have created SharePoint term set field and mapped to profile ask me about section.if i select more then 5 terms it shows ellipse type of tags when displaying.it converts automatically . i have not ...
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Single AD user having 2 email addresses + SharePoint created 2 users

We are stuck in very difficult scenario. We have a user U1 which has 2 email addresses in system U1@abc.com and U1@def.com Now Sharepoint has 2 users for this i:0#.w|abc\U1 i:0#.w|def\U1 ...
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How can i create a staff directory (SharePoint Online)?

I have been doing some research and thinking of the best approach and some limitations.I came across an approach in which syncing the user profile and azure AD which then syncs to some sql azure(This ...
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SharePoint User profiles loading from multiple domain

We have recently migrated a SharePoint a Farm from one domain to other domain. All the users are successfully migrated but in SharePoint applications, a single user is being resolved from two domains. ...
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Synchronize Azure AD user profiles with SharePoint Online Users

How can I Synchronize Azure AD user profiles with SharePoint Online Users, to get the employeeId property. Thanks.
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Make list with all employeenames + details

I would like to make a list with all employees and their current project. The idea is that employees enter their current project(s) in their profile. Then on our site I would like to have a list with ...
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Export then Import a list between 2 farms, when there are users who are no longer exists inside Active directory

I have 2 sharepoint on-premises farms 2013, which are inside the same domain (are integrated with the same Active directory and users), as follow:- FarmA which is an old farm, and it contain a lot of ...
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Could Syncing the User profile Service with AD, remove users from the User Profile Service if users are no longer inside the AD

I am working on a sharepoint farm 2013 on-premises, and i have the following settings for the user profile service:- currently i have created a user profile service, but there is not any sync with AD....
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How to delete SharePoint 2013 MySite UserPosts

I've created a new web application (e.g. bloggler.myspfarm.com) on my SharePoint 2013 farm and set up my site and it worked fine. I sent 2 posts on mysite. After that I removed this web application ...
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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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Populate location property in User Profile

The Office Location (SPS-Location) property in user Profile is being fetched from termset which is blank in my case. I want AAD property Office to be populated in this user profile proerty. I tried ...
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Users are not able to create My sites. No new site collections will be created when they edit their profile

I am working on an on-premise farm 2013. now i have configured the My sites under user profile as follow:- now usually when a user access the my-site such as http://servername/my/Person.aspx?...
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Is there a way to always redirect users to “/_layouts/15/userdisp.aspx?ID=**” instead of “/my/Person.aspx?accountname=**”

I am working on a sharepoint farm 2013 on-premises. now when i click on some user names i will be redirected to this page:- /my/Person.aspx?accountname=*** while for other users i will be redirected ...
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Mentioning someone will not send any email notifications

I am working an a sharepoint on-premises 2013. and inside the personal site i defined the following, mainly to get notified when someone mention me , as follow:- so now some users have mentioned me ...
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User Profile service is showing 35 UserProfile while the UserProfileSyncService is stopped and we did not define any Sync Connections

I have started working on a new sharepoint farm 2013 on-premises for our customer, and first thing i checked is the managed services they have which seems fine, except for the User Profile Service, ...
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Can we Sync the “Contact Information” section inside the users' my-site from active directory

I have accessed some my-sites for our users, and i find that each site have a section named "Contact Information" as follow:- so i have these questions regarding the above:- 1) can we sync all these ...
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User Profile Synchronization service hangs on “starting” status forever inside sharepoint 2013 on-premises farm

I have the following:- SharePoint server 2013 on-premises farm. the user profile managed service is already created under the farm account. the farm account is part of the local admin group. now from ...
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Settings User Profile Picture with PowerShell - wrong dimensions

we needed to restore the user profile pictures and succesfully did so. We copied all the images back to the "MySite/User Photos" library and ran the following script to map the images to the users: $...
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FIM Synchronization service not starting Sharepoint 2013

User Profile Service and User Profile Synchronization services in Central Administration site is started but FIM Synchorization Service is stopped. When i try to start it, gave me this error 6324: ...
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Loading Content Across Site Collections (SP Online)

I have a site with a list that holds information about users, extracted from the user profile service in Powershell CSOM; each time the site loads, one of these rows is picked and the info displayed ...
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SP 2013 not starting User Profile Synchronization Service

New offline installation, no changes were made to the server configuration, error when starting User Profile Synchronization Service, log Windows: 6398: Category timer ***The Execute method of job ...
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Update custom user profile property using JSOM in sharepoint 2013 on prem

How can I update user profile property using JSOM in Sharepoint 2013 on prem. Any ways will do either by REST or JSOM.