Questions tagged [user-profile]

Information about users in a central location

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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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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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Not able to retrieve the user profile properties of farm admin

I have a user login sharepointadmin as farm administrator. The user profile properties for DOMAIN/sharepointadmin is also configured. I am not able to retrieve the user profile properties for ...
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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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UserProfile picture asking Credentials to load?

I have tried to get the User Profile picture from server side public void getUserProfilePictureUrl(SPUser currentUser) { try { string pictureURL = string.Empty; SPSecurity....
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User profile synchronization - AD - “&” character triggers update on users

When doing a sync against AD almost every user get updated. And this happens every time I'm doing a sync! When I look at FIM it looks like SPS-Deparment detects changes because AD has a different &...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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On Premise Setup with My Sites on Office 365

I have SharePoint 2013 on premise and we have O365 subscription and the idea is to have MySites and very basic team sites online with more sensitive and customized sites on premise. I've set it up so ...
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How to display the User profile picture at remote web site in provider hosted app

Our application is a SharePoint provider hosted app and we would like to display the user profile picture at our remote web site. We are able to get the user profile URL which requires the read access ...
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Contact Card information in Sharepoint Online

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I asked (mainly) about the presence indicators in Sharepoint Online 2013 some time ago in here: Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards. But as I ...
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Synchronisation Service doesn't update Job Title

A user's Job Title field isn't updating in the User Profile (and therefore an old value is showing-up in the People Search). Interestingly, I can see the Job Title property changing when I view it ...
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UserNotFoundException on MySite queued for deletion

I just created a connection filter, which excludes disabled users from the UPS. I did not disable the My Site Cleanup Timer Job. I ran a full profile synch after setting the filter. E-Mails were sent ...
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Add all users to a group when using UserProfileManager?

When I use the UserProfileManager I get all the profiles when using .GetEnumerator() and looping thru them all with foreach($profile in $AllProfiles). After the loop I can get PropertyConstants like ...
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Online365. Does SharePoint sync user photos automatically or all users need to visit Delve page?

As I've understood from this article, SharePoint syncs photos when the user visits "Me.aspx" page (when he logs in it triggers synchronization) Am I right?... We uploaded few photos to AD, they are ...
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User was not successfully retrieved. Seeing if this is a system account

I have created a user profile programmatically in SharePoint with the accountname "i:0#.f|gdwmembershipprovider|NTI3ODI0OQ==" The profile was successfully created. I can also visit the user profile ...
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How to get all the audiences from the Audience Targeting which are added rule as Location user profile property Programmatically c#?

I need to get all the audiences which are added a rule with Location user profile property under manage audiences section programmatically using C#, I tried SPServiceContext sc = SPServiceContext....
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Assigning the result of the query variable to another query variable in CSWP

I am using content search webpart. I have the query that fetches all the items from a list like (HRDepartmentOWSTEXT:"a*" OR HRDepartmentOWSTEXT:"b*" OR HRDepartmentOWSTEXT:"c*"...so on). Here "...
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How to create calculated column / Property in the User Profiles with Visual Studio or Manually?

I have to create one calculated column / Property in the User Profiles with custom / Visual Studio or Manually. Is it possible and How? I know that, we can create the Property but I don't know how to ...
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Sharepoint Active Directory Users/Groups

I'm currently testing some things in SharePoint (Trial/Developer mode). Current setup: SharePoint 2013 Server Domain Controller with 2008 R2 (Active Directory). I've configured the SharePoint option ...
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Switching Assistant and Manager values in SharePoint User Profile

We have SharePoint 2013 and we have been having this strange issue, where we can user profile to show Manager and Assistant, which are OOTB user properties that are mapped to Manager and Assistant ...
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User Profile Sync status stuck at “Synchronizing” every time it runs

We have SharePoint 2013 and every time it runs, that status remains on Synchronizing although it is importing user profiles. In order to make it idle we do the following: Click on Stop in Central ...
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How to get User Profile Service information on user OTHER THAN current user?

So much information on how to autopopulate information for the current user or the logged in user in InfoPath. But what about other users? What if there's a field that's 99/100 times going to be the ...
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User profiles - some use listform.aspx, others userdisp.aspx

On a SharePoint 2010 installation we have a small number of users whose user profile URLs (i.e. click on their name in the list of users) goes to something like this: https://sharepoint.org/_Layouts/...
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Valid SharePoint user that doesn't have a user profile causing workflow errors

I have created a work flow that retrieves some details, such as the manager and some address details, about users on our SharePoint. The information is retrieved for after the fact analysis we do on ...
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Display user information in SharePoint 2010

I followed the instruction here to display the user First and Last name on my page. I started the User Profile Application services to solve the issue "Cannot get user profile". It works fine without ...
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In sharepoint,to get other user profile which sharepoint webservice should use?

I want to get other user's profile details like email, id, work phone, home phone, department, title etc... By using which webservice/method, can I get this informtions? I tried with ...
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Edit UserProfileProperties in Sharepoint 2010 using PowerShell

As I mentioned above I want to modify given UserProfileProperties. This is what I have found during the last two hours. I also found several other things, but it won´t work. I modified all paths, so ...
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Populating User Profile properties with multiple values via BCS/BDC in SP2010

In SharePoint 2010, I have user profile data synchronized from active directory. Additionally, I've created a BdcModelProject in Visual Studio 2010 and done the necessary work to add some additional ...
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Updating User Profile of Another User From SPFx Webpart using REST/JSOM?

Is there any way to update user profile of another user from SPFx webpart. Current logged in user is tenant admin and/or SharePoint admin. Access is given to Azure AD app 'SharePoint Online Client ...
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How to get all user profiles in SharePoint Online/Office 365

I want to loop through all user profiles & want to get "Direct Reports" property of users using CSOM C#. Please help.
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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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“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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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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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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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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User Profile replicable field not showing data from user

We have created a custom user profile field called "X" and checked the box for replicate and alias and ran a full profile sync. The field "X" appears in the drop down list for field to show when you ...
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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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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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Accounts have “Team Site” option disappearing

I have invited all 354 stores that i manage and they all had the team site option to access the SharePoint, and now stores are losing the team site option through Office 365 is there any reason for ...
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Can we set newsfeed and secondary owner for my site clean up using PowerShell script ?

Can we set newsfeed and secondary owner for my site clean up using PowerShell script? Please refere path "Central Admin-->Application Management-->Manage Service Applications-->User Profile Service ...
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Workflow failed to get user profile for user:1234

I am working on a SharePoint 2010 designer list workflow. The logic is quite simple. When a new item is added to the list (it is a calendar), the workflow will be triggered. One of step is to get the ...
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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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SharePoint Online - Sync two AAD into one SP User profile

I am trying to synchronize all users from two different AAD under same tenant into one single User profile application. I know that this is not possible by writing any custom sync job as CSOM does not ...
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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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How to rename and show user profile properties in PowerShell

I need to Rename, make editable, and show the existing userprofile property in User's Profile page by using PowerShell scripts, I tried this: if ((Get-PSSnapin -Name Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -...
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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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admin access for user profile

I have an admin in India and I need to give him access so he can run a script to create user's mysite. I gave him farm admin access and looks like i can't add AD group to mysite web application user ...
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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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InfoPath Getuserprofilebyname remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

We are facing an issue to connect the User Profile (Method GetUserProfilebyName) through SOAP Service. We are getting below error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. ...
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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 ...