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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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Sync user photo from local AD to SharePoint online

My problem seems to be simple, but it makes me crazy… In general I would like to display user photo from my local AD in SharePoint online (Office 365 E3). I have asked this question on MS support, ...
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people picker not resolving names correctly

We have our sharepoint server in a domain named DMZ. Our AD users are in another domain, say domain ACME. In the DMZ domain we also have external SP users. All of a sudden the people picker will ...
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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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SharePoint Online Delve

Hi all I need to add logo and link in Delve page. SharePoint not support customization in Delve page. How to add that any idea. Also can i change the order of the display field like contact field ...
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Apps not available for user pages

our company just started using sharepoint 2013 (in office 365). We are trying to get an app to show up in the user personal pages. In this case it is about the app 'promoted links'. When we login ...
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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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Deleted user - Remove link to UserDisp or Person page

I'm trying to figure out what removes links from Created By/ Modified By fields for a deleted user? To elaborate I have a user who no longer exists in LDAP source, so does not exist in UPA and in ...
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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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Error: Unexpected response data from server - user Profile properties displays

I get the mentioned error message when i try to display the User Profile properties by using JSOM(Java Script Object Model) Error: Unexpected response data from server. The error occurs for around 1 ...
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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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People Modern Webpart not refreshing profile pictures

We have updated hundreds of our users Profile pictures with the cmdlet Set-UserPhoto These images propagate pictures across Delve, Office, Exchange and SharePoint but it will not force update the '...
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wrong person being added in sharepoint group

I have encountered a weird issue when i got a request to add a person in one of the security groups.what's odd is when i enter the login name of Christopher, another person is being added. they have ...
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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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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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update people and group list item by name and dont have user id/user name/email id Sharepoint 2013 by providing name in JSOM

In my current scenario am having an excel with all the metadata and person name. This details I have to upload to Sharepoint 2013 list using JSOM. Am not sure how to handle people and group column ...
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Update-SPProfilePhotoStore executing successfully but not Profile updating photos in sharepoint 2013

I'm running this command in powershell Update-SPProfilePhotoStore -CreateThumbnailsForImportedPhotos 1 -MySiteHostLocation http://mysite.mydomain.local It's executing successfully but the profile ...
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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 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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Send user-specific information through sharepoint

I have just recently started to use Sharepoint, so bare with me for my ignorance. I have created a sharepoint site, where employees can submit information to our headquarter on customers. This is done ...
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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 add UPS users profile to a Site Collection without performing EnsureUser?

I have a SP2013 farm with a User Profile Service populated with an External Identity Provider (MIM 2016 to be more specific). The Identity Manager takes users for several Active Directories and ...
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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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How to Display loggedin User Picture in a Content Editor WebPart

I am trying to display loggedin users image on top of left hand side navigation where I would have a div. Before I do that I want to display same in Content Editor WebPart so that I can have more ...
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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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Sharepoint Profiles vanish after move-spuser

We're migrating users from one domain to another, using Move-SPUser -IgnoreSID -Identity $user -NewAlias $User2 -Verbose Although no errors are reported, custom profile properties are not ...
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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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Profile link in people search results not encoded

I'm using Forms Based Auth using the SQLMembership provider and all seems to be working fine except for viewing user profiles from people search results. The search is creating linkw like: http://&...
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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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Get Login name from Author field using Search

Im currently customising the CoreResultsWebPart and using it to aggregate Blog posts. One of the default fields it returns is the Author field. The author field though, is crawled and displayed as the ...
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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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Deleting a SharePoint User Profile remotely

Can anyone tell me how to delete a SharePoint user profile remotely? I don't see a way to do this using SharePoint Web Services or User Profile Services. The following code works fine when run on ...
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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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How to map user profile property to managed property

I have created a user profile property of type string and i pick a term set for this property. How to map this user profile property to managed property in order to search work?
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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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Account name is not correct as per AD in User Profile Service SharePoint 2010

A user whose UPN in Active Directory is like domain\first.last2. But when this user is synced with User Profile its Account Name is changed to domain\first.last. How can I diagnose the exact issue ...