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Fill custom termset in People group by userprofile

If you go to the managed metadata service, there is a group called "People". This is a standard SharePoint 2013 group and contains some default termsets ("Department", "Job title", "Location"). As I ...
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How To Get User Id Using Login Name in Share Point Provider Hosted App

We are using people picker (jQuery autocomplete) in a SharePoint Provider hosted app for binding the data of AD users. We are using predefined web service Interface (...
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missing user profiles in Manage Profile

i have created 11 user profiles using powershell scripts from CodeProject. but were unable to see the user profiles created in the Manage User Profile as shown below.
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Add user information to each page server side

We have SP2013 on site. Access is controlled through our active directory and therefore SP always knows who is using the page. In the upper right of the suite bar we get our name but none of the other ...
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Adding Users Without User Profile Sync

In SharePoint 2013, is it possible to give domain users permissions to a site without their profile being in the User Profile Sync set of users? We are seeing a couple of issues - the users don't ...
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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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AD Sync scenarios

We have three different types of users in our company: Type A: user is working in our company, user has an AD account which he is using for login on windows and on sharepoint, user must be find in ...
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UserProfile GetChanges method no longer returns any changes

I executed the PowerShell script below 2 days ago and it returned 3 results. When I run the script today it does not return any results. The script returns all changes made to the user's profile. Why ...
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Group by field UserMulti in view (Request CAML)

I have a view where I have to do a group by a field UserMulti , I did the following: <Query> <GroupBy Collapse="TRUE" GroupLimit="30"> <FieldRef Name="Utilisateur_Auteur"...
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Change / rearrange / move user properties - Powershell

Is there a way with PowerShell to rearrange / change the order of user properties? If I create a custom user property and make it visible on the mysite I have to click like 100 times to get in to the "...
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SharePoint User removal procedures and policies

What are your policies and procedures for removal of users? I'm looking to hear from the community to what some best practices are. In particular, I'm looking to see if anything else is done after ...
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User Profile Synchronization in Sharepoint Foundation 2010

How can I do User Profile Synchronization in SharePoint Foundation 2010? Eg. Scripting in Powershell (I know the Foundation Version do not have the User Profile Synchronization)
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Move-SPUser: The parameterless Read method can only be used when this instance was initialized with an SPUser object

When I try to use the following Powershell command with a user who exists in the User Profile Database I get the following error: Move-SPUser : The parameterless Read method can only be used when ...
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how to know AD Forest name in central admin?

I'm creating user profile service application in sharepoint server 2013 . for creating new sync connection , I need to enter Forest name. But I don't have permissions to see AD . I just have Farm ...
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Removing cached Users

Last month I changed the domain of my SP 2010 portal. I synchronized the profiles and changed the users and reassigned the permissions, also I removed old user profiles. However inside the lists (...
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GetUserProfilePropertyFor(Manager) differs from the managers Account

I will explain how I am currently doing my REST calls, by the hyperlinks. _vti_bin/ListData.svc/UserInformationList?$select=Account&$filter=substringof('Joe',Name) _api/sp.userprofiles....
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What is the purpose of the Notes parameter in the SPRoleAssignment constructor?

There are two constructors for the SPRoleAssignment class: public SPRoleAssignment(SPPrincipal principal) public SPRoleAssignment(string LoginName, string Email, string Name, string Notes) The ...
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MultiValued string profile property limitation?

When you create a user profile property of type string and that accepts multiple values, SharePoint seems to use a term set. Actually, all values put in the users' profile appears in the keywords ...
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Can sharepoint user profile customized and set security?

Can sharepoint user profile edit page customized? I am planning to customize the user profile page, and have a function to generate a new UPN for users, and update it on AD. Is it possible?
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Consequences Of Renaming A User Account

What are the consequences in SharePoint of renaming a user account in Active Directory? i.e. historical data, running workflows, etc. E.g. the context is that there is a merge of domains in our ...
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user profile creation no CSOM/REST

I have a SharePoint application with a provider hosted app. User's can access Provider hosted app URL directly provided they have access to App and their user profile is created already. I have a ...
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Critical error 6398 - User synchronization not working anymore

I just found this morning that there are a lot of critical errors since 9/9/2015 in SharePoint, all of them being the Event ID 6398. Here's the error: The Execute method of job definition Microsoft....
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SharePoint 2013 - Manage User Profiles - Not Showing Profiles in Search

I did the full import from AD and I have around 1100+ profiles. (See Screen shot) However when I search via my domain name (i.e. mydc) I don't see any results. My login goes as mydc\ahmed What am I ...
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Using an Access Web App to export all Sharepoint 365 Online User Profiles

I have built an Access 2013 Web App on Sharepoint 365 Online. The App uses the user's Sharepoint log in email to validate the user's rights and to limit access to data. For this to work, I need to ...
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How to get user info by ID for SharePoint 2010 using REST?

This is for SharePoint 2010. I am using REST to query lists, but the "Created By" and "Modified By" columns are returning the user's numeric ID. I am wanting to get the user's fullname and email ...
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Person and group column not updated in SharePoint 2010

I am testing SharePoint 2010. I am trying to create a local user (workgroup user or not AD user) in Windows Server 2008 R2 and create a new list. The list would contain a person and group as column, ...
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Why any Administration Group account Log into SP as system account?

Every time I create a new Web application and site collection and setting any "Admins group user" as SC administrator or WebApp Adminstrator , when a Log into the new site with this user I see this is ...
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How to add additional property in the user profile system?

User profile service is having primary connection with the AD but if we want to add additional property from external SAP application what are the possible ways?
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Search - Userprofiles sps3 and sps4

I´m using in my SharePoitn 2013 environment the enterprise search to crawl the user profiles. What is the difference between sps3 and sps4? sps3://mysitehost sps3s://mysitehost (https) and sps4:/...
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Permission issue trying to export Picture to AD

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm. I am trying to set the property for picture to export to AD. I have set everything as described in this blog: http://blog.areflyen.no/2012/06/05/...
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Custom Follow People function from Search Site

For various reasons I need a function that follows people from "people search results". Like the Sharepoint hover has a follow link, I need the same, but I need a function that I can use on each ...
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Migrate users from SP2007 farm to SP2013 farm on new domain

I am working on a project, the requirement is to migrate the existing SharePoint 2007 farm (on Domain A) to SharePoint 2013 farm(on Domain B). Once SP2007 farm is migrated, the users should be able to ...
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There is already a term with the same default label and parent term

I am using SP2013 on-premise standard edition and we tried to update the user profile with a PowerShell script. Unfortately, part of profiles cannot be updated. The exception is "There is already a ...
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Custom org chart in SP 2013

We have an on premise SharePoint 2013 farm. The out of the box org chart that comes with SharePoint is not good enough, so we are looking for some 3rd party org charts. Any body here that has some ...
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Account is removed in AD but User Profile still exist

We are using SP 2013 On-Premises and User Profile Service (UPS) is setup to sync with our AD for more than a year. Most of the users created/deleted on AD will be added/deleted in the SharePoint UPS ...
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How to get users office location in sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to get the current users office from the profile service. I've managed to get name and emails for the current user but the office does not seem to be an available option
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How can I get user information from user ID?

I am writing a very small C# console app and I am making an HttpWebRequest to get the list items in a task log and send a daily summary email to everyone with something 'assigned to' them, showing ...
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Edited: Hide a userprofile property from sharepoint 2010 powershell

EDIT I have a created the property now using below url. now I want to assign a custom subtype to the section property and the existing property by using powershell. Any inputs? // Take list of ...
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Duplicate users

I am looking at two user accounts: userdisp.aspx?ID=10 and userdisp.aspx?ID=11. User Id = 10 has an account name i:0#.w|MyDomain\Bob.Smith. User Id = 11 has an account name MyDomain\Bob.Smith. I ...
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Upload profile picture to SharePoint Online

If I upload a picture to my user profile in SharePoint Online, will that picture sync to my Outlook and Lync also?
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Get SharePoint user pictures from mysite

I have written a SharePoint core solution with C# which gets the URLs of user pictures and should download them. The URL I get is correct. The URL structure is like: http://mytestsharepoint/my/...
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How to get all properties of all users in SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

I am using this code to get all properties for just myself (current user). But how can I change this so that I can get the same data but for all the users in SharePoint? var oldurl = ...
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Accidently removed a users profile

I accidently removed a user profile for 1 user in SharePoint Online. Under User profiles -> Manage user profiles I selected and removed the user. How can I restore this user profile?
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Remove a user from user profiles

If i remove a user from the user profiles in sharepoint online. Can i restore or sync it again from azure ad? Or will it remove the user completely?
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how to fix this problem “No audience was found based on your search request. Refine your search text.”

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SP2013. I did the following:- Create new User Profile service. associated the service with the web application as follow:- but the problem ...
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MySite - Audiences and Trusted Host location

I am bit confused about this theory. Our current farm is only 1 production multi-server farm, 1 TEST and 1 DEV multi-server farm. I dont have same farm replicated in Europe or Asia. It's only 1 farm ...
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What is the Purpose of Office vs Office Location in SP2013 UserProfiles

The Office profile property gets populated by physicalDeliveryOfficeName from AD. So what is the purpose of the Office Location Property? Bismarck
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Get UserData - JavaScript

As seen in the following picture, when I add a User-Filter to a page it allows me to choose the parameter to pass. In my case I used the Büro. How can I retrive this data from client using JavaScript?...
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How can I get a userid with jQuery in SharePoint 2010?

I'm writing a custom form with HTML and jQuery so that I can then insert the captured information into a list, but I can't use the SPServices library. When I build the list using InfoPath, it ended up ...
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Can we migrate “note board” comments from one farm to another, without actually migrating whole user profile service application

we are migrating from one farm to other farm SharePoint 2010 and we are having a site (XYZ) where we utilized note board feature. Now the other farm is not allowing us to migrate the user profile and ...