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Individual Blogs

Is it possible for each person in SharePoint to automatically have their own blog? I found http://answers.oreilly.com/topic/1368-how-to-create-a-blog-site-and-manage-blog-posts-in-sharepoint-2010/ ...
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SharePoint redirect to add parameter

I want to add a parameter "Force=True" when the user is redirected to userdisp.aspx (when you click on people's name) What is the best way to do it? Details: I need that because I do not have a ...
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how to add personal detail on sharepoint

I need to create a share point page that contains some information about each user. For some information about user, it seems that i have to use list for some details like work history, but my ...
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list most recently added user profiles?

In a web part (either out of the box or custom), I would like to list the user profiles most recently imported from Active Directory. This would be roughly equivalent to the most recent hires. Is this ...
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Is there and efficient method to get UserProfile from email in SharePoint 2010?

I need to find user-profile using the active directory email account. Note: its not the 'work-email' but the email in AD.
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NullReferenceException when instantiating UserProfileConfiguration

I'm following the instructions at How to: Create and Edit a User Profile Property. I keep getting a NullReferenceException on the call to the UserProfileConfigManager constructor. The context ...
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How to hide user properties

Can I conditionally hide properties being displayed using SPSWC:ProfilePropertyDisplayName and SPSWC:ProfilePropertyValue based on the field policy settings "Default Privacy Setting" (or the "Show To" ...
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Retrieve only the fields shown in userdisp.aspx from User Information List

I have built a Web Part in Visual Studio 2008 to show the current user's information (this is for WSS 3.0). I have no problem iterating through all the fields in the SPListItem, but I want to filter ...
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Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileManager.GetEnumerator() what does it return?

I know it returns an array of user profiles but how do I see what fields are on the profile so that I can maniplaute it.
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fully Customized Editprofile.aspx SP2010

I have to customize the EditProfile.aspx page that under the 14 Layouts hive. I know I can add fields in the user profile and make them show in the edit page , but this is a little more that what ...
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Integrating SharePoint user profiles with forms authentication

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing portal. It is using a custom forms authentication solution, i.e. I store user names, ...
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Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (org chart)?

Does anyone know if it's possible to display the assistant in both the assistant field and the direct reports list for a manager (in the Organizational Browser chart). Manager-A has three direct ...
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move my site profile information from one server to another

I used central administration site collection backup to back up a My Site, and then used PowerShell restore-spsite to restore it on another server. All of the content moved, but the profile ...
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User Profiles synching to BDC 1:1 option

What is the purpose of the 1:1 option within the Custom Import Connections when selecting the BDC? I initially thought that 1:1 was 1 record per user profile, but it is actually the set of profiles, ...
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How do I get the user profile from an e-mail address?

What is the best way to fetch the user profile from an e-mail address? I have a site collection in which I have to get a hold of a MOSS UserProfile object and I only have the users e-mail address. ...
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Organization Browser Performance

We have just launced our new SharePoint site. The Organization Browser seeks slow. We did not notice this in testing. Is there anything can be done to increase performance?
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How can I export User Profile Custom Properties for importing into a different environment?

Is there a PowerShell or other mechanism that I can use to export out the custom property definitions from the Manage User Properties page in Central Admin from one environment to another? I know I ...
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User Profile Issues with October 2011 Cumulative Update

I'm not sure if this is related to the October 2011 Cumulative Update or not, but wanted to see if anyone else was experiencing the same and maybe knew how to fix it. I installed the Oct CU last week ...
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User Synchronization SharePoint to AD

Is it possible to sync SharePoint user profile back to AD. I want users to be able to change there Job title which is mapped to an AD field. If they change it I want AD to show the change. Is this ...
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Adding fields to the Business Card

How do you add fields to the business card under my profile? I have created a custom property for linked in profile and I want this to display on the card.
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User Profile Service Application - Set a value for a custom property in the user profile

In the Manage User Properties section of the User Profile Service Application I can create custom properties in the user's profile. But how can I set values for it using the SharePoint UI? I don't ...
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Associate groups or attributes to a SharePoint user

I need to associate some groups or attributes to a SharePoint user and be able to query for those, maybe by using the _vti_bin/UserGroup.asmx or /_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx. Is this possible in ...
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UserProfiles - UserNotFoundExceptio

Scenario: User X (AD user) has access to the sharepoint environment (full control permissions) Environment is load balanced The customer told me they use different domain notations (old = ...
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Infopath forms - Filter external datasource items by user profile

As a continuation of another question of mine, I'm implementing cascading drop-downs using InfoPath based on this article . The thing works nice but I'm wondering if there is a way to also filter the ...
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UserProfileChangeCollection is not recognizing the change if a property is associated with term store

We want to monitor the "User Profile Changes", so have used "UserProfileChangeCollection". It works perfectly for "UserProfileMultiValueChange" and "UserProfileSingleValueChange" however it is not ...
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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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How can I migrate my existing MOSS 2007 userprofiles including audiences to SharePoint Server 2010?

We are planning to implement SharePoint Server 2010 in our orginization. Many of our in-house application are heavily dependent upon userprofiles and audience targeting. Is there any Microsoft ...
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Department lookup from User Profiles - SharePoint 2007

We have some 30,000 user profiles . We'd like to build a custom list with lookup for Department from a unique list of departments in our User profiles. Possible? Was thinking of buildin a new ...
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Can't Search MySites User profiles in 2010

I am having a frustrating issue with trying to access people profiles in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I continue to get an error using a particular content access account. All other SharePoint urls (...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Sync issue

I am doing a SharePoint user profile sync from AD, the process is working fine, as shown in the screenshot below got from "Synchronization service manager" 2373 profiles were added. but only 9 were ...
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sharepoint 2010 Profile editor generated html

<SPSWC:ProfileEditor id="ProfileEditor" runat="server" /> generates tables, which are not very accessible for blind people. It would be preferable to have labels and inputs Would it be possible ...
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DefaultValue for CAML Variables

I have a question sort of related to this post. The default value of the CAML variable UserID is the CurrentUserName. Can that be set to different properties or is that fixed? For example, could ...
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SSP Database Upgraded from 2007 to 2010, My Links automatically deleted shortly after

I follow the steps here to upgrade a 2007 SSP database to 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#SSP After the upgrade everything appears successful and users can see their ...
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How can I add a global control to check user has updated her/his profile?

Is there any control/feature/webpart I can add to trigger a functionality globally in any page on a Sharepoint? I now have a webpart on the homepage that checks if a user is due to update her/his ...
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Organization Browser in SharePoint 2010 empty unless used on My Site

I have been trying to get the organization browser web part to work on a publishing site and I can't get the web part to display any users. When I look at the organization browser web part on the my ...
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Changing WebPart Custom Property

I want to change a string inside my Code using the customization for the WebPart. Currently I created a custom WebPart Property like this: [WebBrowsable(true), Category("Miscellaneous"), ...
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Why does setting a user profile property to Me Only not hide the property when people click on the user's name?

I have a Sharepoint install that is functioning as an extranet. We have been creating accounts for our partners and allowing them into the site. I would like to hide our staff's phone numbers from ...
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Disable a Specific News Feed Activity Using the Client Object Model

Hello and thanks for reading. I've been working with the out-of-box SharePoint 2010 News Feed portion of My Sites, and I am planning to deploy it to many users. I am building a console application ...
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Adding and Removing fields to the user profile

Is it possible to add and remove fields from the user profile? For example I want to add a field for LinkedIn profile and remove the Schools field.
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Syncing AD User with AD Groups

i want to create a ad connection in user profile service application, which sync specific users. These users are members of a group. When i check this group in the "AD Container" and start a full sync,...
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Displaying a message to a user to change the image on My Profile

Do you know of a way to display a message on every page when a user had not changed thier default image in there profile. Once there profile has changed then I no longer wish to show the message.
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Get User Profile Section For Properties

I'm wondering if it's possible to get just one section of the users profile properties. Since i created a new section with custom properties, i would like to call the whole section (including all of ...
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How does the “Content” tab of “my site” works?

In "my site", under the "Content" tab, there is the "SharePoint documents" webpart. How does this webpart works ? I'm wondering if I can reuse this webpart to show global task lists or, at least, ...
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Tracing user profile changes without iterating all the through?

Due to the project requirement, we want to trace the user profile property changes (made through mysite) whenever they do. Is it a good idea to insert a javascript (through a delegation control) and ...
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Powershell script to add local user to user profile

Lt me know if this is possible : i have around 100 local user and i want to add them to user profile.Can any on help me out to create scripts to add the user to user profile. Also i want the ...
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SharePoint 2007 - setting column to list creator's full name or email? Lookup site user properties?

We installed this codeplex soluiton and activiated in one of our web aps. We are on sp2007 SP2. http://sharepointapplied.com/2009/01/08/get-full-name-in-sharepoint-designer-workflow/#comment-419 ...
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how to restore deleted user from profile database

A user info was incorrect and profile sync was not updating. So I deleted the user from the user profile (Central admin). I did a full sync but that user did not make it in the profile database. How ...
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Display User Profile Property on the editprofile.aspx page?

I have mapped the "Mobile Number" property to Active Direcotry and want to display the "mobile number" field on the "editprofile.aspx" page without allowing the user to edit the property. It is not ...
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Why do I get “Page does not exist” searching for people?

I'm currently developing a SharePoint 2010 site but have come across an issue when searching people, as at present if I click to select people then search it takes me to an error page saying the page ...
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User Profile Synchronization - How is deletion handled?

I have an understanding of how to setup user profile synchronization but I am not sure how deletion from AD is handled in SharePoint... I understand the user's profile gets deleted as well as their ...