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What is the “database link” icon in Edit User Profile page?

In SP2013 on-premise, in the CA's Edit User Profile page (/_layouts/15/ProfAdminEdit.aspx). Some properties have a "Database link" icon. What is the meaning?
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Issue with User Profile in User Profile Application

I have SharePoint 2013 Ent. I have successfully configure User Profile Service Application. My User Profile Synchronize Server is also started successfully. I did AD connection with Auto discover ...
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unable to update user profile properties with custom value

I am using a custom powershell script to update SharePoint Online user profile property (mobile number) with a custom value reading from a text file. but it is always throwing the error as ...
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Check if user profile exist programmatically

I am trying to get user profile image from user profile. Here is my code sample: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using (SPSite site = new SPSite(...
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sync Ad custom atrbute with userprofiles

I have tried and failed to use the built-in UI to map some custom properties from an AD over to SharePoint. That is when I went over to a Powershell script that can do the same. The problem I'm ...
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SharePoint is not picking up User Email Ids

My mail server is hosted with some third party and not synch with our AD. We found that Email Id attribute is blank in AD as well as for SharePoint user profile. We manually added User email ID's in ...
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Get person or group field from list then query user profile

I am currently working on SharePoint 2013 on premise and I am trying to use JavaScript to get the latest 3 "new starters" from a SharePoint list then return information about them such as the ...
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Move User Profile via PowerShell for account that has never logged into SharePoint

Move-SPUser works lovely if you have an SPUser object to pass into it. It will update the account name in the User Profile Service to the new account name and modify all the site permissions. ...
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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

SharePoint 2013 + February 2016 CU We have an issue when uploading pictures to User Profiles in Central Admin. The steps to recreate the problem are: Choose a profile to edit (not your own) from the ...
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Get username from selection in ClientPeoplePicker and store it in a list item

I have a web control with a ClientPeoplePicker on it. <tr> <td class="auto-style1">User Name<span class="ms-error">*</span></td> <td> <...
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Web Part with a Custom Tool Part error "Sorry this site is not shared with you”

I created Web Part with Custom Properties My issue is that only the admin profile can edit the properties Users with contributerole can't edit the webpart. He gets this error : Sorry this site is ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST no permission to POST siteuser

I am trying to POST new siteusers to <sp_url>/_api/web/sitegroups(6)/users. I have managed to do so using the chrome rest client application addon. The request contains following headers and ...
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Display Profile Image, Can't Select Picture Url

I am attempting to retrieve some profile properties for the current user, and am having a hard time with the profile picture Url specifically. Version is Sharepoint Foundation 2013. When I open the ...
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Why is the one picture I uploaded under one profile, showing up under other profiles?

I'm new to SharePoint in my organization, so I would really appreciate any advice, even if it's just how to troubleshoot this more. When I go in through Central Administration > User profile service >...
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How to delete orphaned profile in SharePoint Online?

For an unknown reason SharePoint Online keeps creating the personal website of one of my users with the suffix "1". What I want to achieve I want to have the users personal website at: - https://...
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How to iterate each User Profile with Powershell

I've trying to iterate each User Profile with this snippet but at the following step: write-host "Job Description for user" $User " is : " $up[$upAttribute].Value the code always return the ...
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How can I get rid of extra user profiles in user profiles in Central administration?

I've imported extra containers from active directory like service accounts and disabled accounts and Number of User Profiles is 1539, I know the number of employees in my organization is about 1200, I ...
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How to lockdown a mysite page for some users

import profile services is configured and running into my sp 2010 farm. But for some requirements I need to Lockdown a mysite page properties for a specific user , so that when import profile runs, ...
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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, etc....
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Changes to user profile not reflected in Get-SPUser

In a SharePoint 2013 OnPrem environment, I have an add-in that needs to get the email address of the current user, using the following code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); user = ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service is not starting at all

I have a User Profile Service and User Profile Synchronization Service. This is what I did. I went into powershell and typed: get-spserviceinstance and I got all the services status. The next step ...
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Username difference between site collections

In the root site collection of my SharePoint web application I see the username as first name - last name, but in other site collections the username is displayed as DOMAIN\USERID. How can I change ...
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How to get all user profile in sharepoint using REST API

I am trying to get list of all user profiles using RestAPI in office 365, But could not find any method for it. I can get property of any specific user successfully by following method: /_api/SP....
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Sharepoint Designer Approval tasks assigned to old domain account

We recently migrated from Windows domain A, to Windows domain B. In our SharePoint Designer Workflow, we try to assign an approval task to a user which we lookup from another list, this user is the ...
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Getting User Information with Add-In-Only-Authentication

I need to write a SharePoint Add-In (provider-hosted, CSOM) that has the permission to write entries in the hosts' SharePoint-List even if the user has no permission to do that. That's why I want to ...
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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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Populating User Information List

I am using the user information list as a contact list for our employees, and it works very well, it automatically pulls the Office, work phone, and mobile phone numbers, however I cannot get it to ...
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Sharepoint Online: Retrieving PersonalURL for a user through the REST API?

I am looking for a way to the retrieve the following information for a user https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.client.userprofiles.personproperties.aspx Especially ...
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Number of user profiles conflicts with number of active users

I am in Office 365, and I can see that the number of active users in Office 365 is 5, there's no deleted users, nothing. When I go to SharePoint administration, I can see in user profiles that the ...
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Get user profile picture URL using ID CSOM

I am trying to get the user profile picture url for a user using some JavaScript, I am querying a person and group field in a list and getting the use id via some CAML Query. However the issue I am ...
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Configure a Term Set to be used for this property

I am creating user profile properties by using powershell, on SP 2013 on prem. Some of the properties need to be configured with termsets, and I don't want to have multi value option. I am ...
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Executequeryasync in foreach loop

I need to store all the properties for all the users in an array. How can I achieve this, with the executequeryasync method inside my foreach loop? var profileProperties = []; $(...
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UserSync not working

I'm getting crazy trying to activate UPSS in my environment. First I tried to use SharePoint Active Directory Import in order to synchronize my AD users to SP. After reading some articles concerning ...
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The property or field 'Id' has not been initialized

I want to get user ID from client context by looping through groups. I wrote following code. When I run this code I get an exception "The property or field 'Id' has not been initialized. It has ...
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Synced user cannot be found - EnsureUser - AD - SharePoint 2013

I've created 1500 mysites (pre-provisioning), but there are 25 user that don't get their mysites. All users can be found after running a sync, but when I try to check for a user with powershell I ...
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Add Field to SPUserProfile

I need to add Field to User Profile. Is there a way using OTB to add Field. For example: Add Field 'code' to the UserProfile
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Retrieve all user profiles

I'm in struggle to retrieving all user profiles in a single request. Is it possible to retrieve all user profiles including properties with REST search API?
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Export Active users list from SharePoint 2007

At my workplace, our intranet is currently running on sharepoint 2007 server. So we are planning to migrate this to sharepoint 2013 farm using a third-party tool. I wanted to find out how many active ...
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Missing Personal site url in user profile properties after editing filters in ups connection - mysite - powershell

Something strange has happend in my environment. I've pre-populated 1500 user profiles and everything was ok. After some changes with the connections filters in user profile synchronization connection ...
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What is it with the User Profile Service?

The "User Profile Synchronization service" gets stuck on starting on every machine and server I ever use. Is there any guide, that is not Harbar's and 200 pages long, on what can make this service ...
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SharePoint 2013 UserProfile Issue: Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserNotFoundException

In my SharePoint farm I have default AD authentication and SAML Claim based authentication. I am unable to see the profile of other users, when I click on the user's name from any site collection. i.e ...
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How to use JSOM/CSOM in SharePoint 2010 to get information about the current user like department, title, manager and phone number

I've seen how to get information about the current user using CSOM/JSOM from Get current user in Client Object Model with javascript? but I can't figure out how to get other properties like: ...
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User profile service on multiple farms

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-prem farn, with 2 Front End and 2 Application servers. The User Profile services run on the application servers. We experience every day that the "User Profile ...
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Display users from user profile

I need to display all the users from the User Profile Service with some basic properties like name email in a web part in sharepoint 2013. Please help on this.
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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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SP13 assign page to user and show user actual name

I want to be able to assign a page to an individual, then in the page show anyone who is visiting who the page is maintained by. The purpose is to enable individual pages to be updated and maintained ...
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SharePoint 2010 August CU

I just successfully installed the two-part (WSS and SharePoint Server) SP2 and confirmed build number is updated to 14.0.7015.1000: Does SP2 alone fix the following problem? ...
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How to hide user properties on my site?

I am using SharePoint 2013 on-prem. In the User Profile Service Application > Manage user properties, the properties can be hidden from users my site by unchecking the check boxes under "display ...
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delete specific user from user profile db - powershell

I have some user accounts in the user profile db that I need to delete using powershell. user accounts are jsmith; bsimmons; boilers; nholmber, bburton
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Not able to select user from people picker in one site collection

I have a user that I want to grant access to a site in a given site collection. When I search for that person in the people picker I can find her in the address book and then click to add her to ...