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How to make fields in User profile page read only?

I use WSS 3.0 I want fields like Name, email etc Read-Only. Is this possible? thx saumil
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Which web part will display the current user?

Do you know what web part I can use to display the picture of the current user?
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People Search: Odd results (SP2010), What do you think?

This doesn't seem right and I'm wondering if this is how it works for everyone or if I have an issue I need to resolve. Context: Enterprise Search Center, SP 2010, total number of profiles is 450. ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Current User ObjectModel

I'm trying to use the object model of Sharepoint 2007 to make some changes over a list and read users and groups web settings... For that I developed a Web Service (WCF) that is stored in the same ...
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Custom properties does not show in User Profile SharePoint 2010

Custom user profile properties does not show in User Profile (person.aspx) nor Object model SharePoint 2010. The SSP is upgraded from 2007 to 2010. The normal settings are set in central admin but ...
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Start User Profile Synchronization on SharePoint 2010 standalone installation

I recently created a SharePoint 2010 standalone VM with ADDS. As soon as I start User Profie Synchronization service, the service status shows starting and then stops in a minute. Googling, I came ...
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Where to store Profile Picture of Users?

Can any body please guide me where should I store the profile Image of the user? The problem is that SharePoint expects a url in Picture field of Profile. I was looking for some solution where every ...
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SP2010 Profile properties

Can the "EditProperties" page be edited? The URL points to a /layouts so I am assuming that it must be done outside Sharepoint Designer (I could not find it in Designer even as System account). I ...
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User Profile Synch for Claims Based accounts

The situation: I have a SharePoint 2010 Claims Based Web Application with 2 authentication methods enabled: Windows Authentication and a Trusted Identity Provider. I have enabled User Profiles and ...
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Sharepoint 2010 server running stand alone, how to add domain accounts to it for auth?

I have a SharePoint server that is not running on our primary domain. I would like the users to come from AD on our primary domain. so users can login with their [domain][account]. I would also ...
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Show dropdowns in Edit Profile (My Sites)

Is it possible to only allow certain values through dropdowns rather than free text when people edit their profile? For instance to limit choice of company, organisation, county or location. I want ...
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Name showing as DOMAIN\UserName

My name seems to be appearing as DOMAIN\UserName for sites that I create (and sometimes sites that others have created as well) rather than Forename Surname, why is this happening? It is on an Active ...
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How do I get all of the user profile fields?

How do I get all fields from user profiles including quote and tags? I'm using C#.
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User name changed - old name still being displayed. Why?

A user married and her surname was changed. Her details were edited in active directory and all seems fine. DisplayName, email etc are all correct. However, in the portal, her old name is displayed. ...
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Manage User Profile Custom Properties using BCS

We want to write a Custom Webservice to pull the User Profile Properties from SharePoint 2007 and should be able to consume the same Webservice in BCS (SharePoint 2010). AIM: 1. Read a User Profile ...
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Add existing list as a lookup column in User Profiles

I'd like to extend my user profile properties in my SSP by adding a new property which would render as a dropdownlist via a lookup column. Is it possible to reference a sharepoint list using a ...
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Disable “Changed Items” Highlight on SharePoint 2007 User Profile Public Page

How can I disable "Changed Items" Highlight (Yellow) on Share Point 2007 User Profile Public Page? When someone change some property in his profile, other users visiting his public page see that ...
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User Roles and Security Profiles

How do I configure user roles as security profiles? Is it feasible with Foundation and Windows Server on a hosted site. Will I have access to Profile Services? Thanks. Richard
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How to make a user profile as an Active user profile?

User account exists & active in AD however the user profile is showing under "Profile Missed from Import" in SSP, how to make this user profile as an Active Profile ?
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Personal site URL in User Profile - SSP?

User has deleted his Mysite E.g., Site Action -> Site settings -> Delete this Site. however his mysite site-collection URL is still present in the User profile in SSP. Is that expected ? Update: ...
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Architecture of the Audience Compilation?

I went through the SharePoint Escalation team blogs and understood the basic architecture of the "User Profile Import" and still would like to know the architecture of the "Audience Compilation" and ...
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Add User to Group People Picker not resolving name correctly

I am trying to add a user to a permission group on our portal and the name is not resolving correctly. This user's name has changed recently and is resolving to the old name and they are not able to ...
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Way to get MOSS User Profile custom property Choice List to dynamically update?

I have been asked to determine if there is a way to get the "Choice List" that is available as an option in a Custom User Profile property to automatically update from a SharePoint list (which would ...
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Event handlers on User Information List

Has anyone ever tried adding an event handler to the User Information List of a site collection? Or for that matter, an alert? I'd try it out, but was just wondering if there were any issues I should ...
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Search not returning any results for custom profile property

I've added a new property (lets call it CarReg) to our users profile. It's set as a 15 character string with multiple values allowed. When you see the property in a profile it's a clickable link that ...
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How to fix “Unable to delete user profile” exception

MySiteCleanup: Unable to delete user profile (UserX). Exception: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.DSInvalidDomainNameException: The format of the specified domain name is invalid. ---> ...
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How to update data in the user information list when using FBA

I've got to support a SharePoint web application which uses FBA with a custom membership and a custom role provider to authenticate the user against two different LDAPs. The user data are only stored ...
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Unable to editing user profiles

I've SharePoint Server 2007 installed on Windows Server 2003 (x32). I'm trying to create Alerts but I get the error: The following users do not have e-mail addresses specified: System Account, ...
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Configuring user profiles with forms authentication [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Integrating SharePoint user profiles with forms authentication I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing ...
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Creating a User Profile section programmatically

I'm attempting to create a new user profile section programmatically but without success. The problem is with the Type property of the Property class. When I specify a value such as "section" for ...
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Entering Skills Proficiency in People Profile

We are considering implementing a predefined listing of skills for people to choose from when updating their profile in MOSS. How can we add the ability for each person to also include their ...
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Profile Sync doesn't filter to all users on all sites

A changed email address or name (or any other profile property) on AD does not filter through to all the users across all site collections. We have a suspicion that if a users permissions are not ...