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Will SharePoint 2016 Active Directory Import support Profile Pictures?

You can configure SharePoint 2016 to import Active Directory properties to user profiles via Central Admin > Manage Service Applications > User Profile Service Application > Configure Synchronization ...
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Get Manager field of Active Directory from SharePoint Designer Workflow 2013

You're using SharePoint 2013 - got it. If your workflow is a SharePoint 2010 workflow you can simply use the Lookup Manager for User activity. If your workflow is a SharePoint 2013 workflow you will ...
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Will SharePoint 2016 Active Directory Import support Profile Pictures?

You'll need to use Microsoft Identity Manager. MIM does support SharePoint Server 2016 today. I'm not sure where you got the no-support information from. You can find information you need to set up ...
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SharePoint Active Directory Import vs SharePoint Profile Synchronization

Its depend on upon your requirement, but you can configure the only OU which u want to import with either ADI or UPA Sync. I would Prefer the ADI...here are a couple of Advantages. Active Directory ...
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Import users from an external server with Active Directory

This technet article would be a good start. I'll add code snippets in a little while. http://blogs.technet.com/b/meacoex/archive/2013/08/04/step-by-step-active-directory-import-for-sharepoint-2013....
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Do I need SharePoint 2013 Enterprise to use MySites?

No you don't. It is part of the Standard license. It falls below the "Enterprise" tag in "Create new site collection", but it is not part of the Enterprise license. See for example under "Social ...
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Active Directory intagrated Sharepoint Site issue

First thing is check that you are actually syncing. I would first visit Central Administration and under your user profile service execute a full sync and verify it runs. There is a visual queue ...
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Import User profile from AD to SharePoin 2013

You have to add some custom property to the User Profile You can supplement default user profile properties with additional properties to track key information that is not otherwise available. Take a ...
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How do you populate information from a user's AD profile to a list's field?

The person/group column allows you to select which information to pull from the profile. So if you wanted to display Name, Phone Number, and Title, you would add 3 person/group columns, then choose ...
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Get AD Users without LDAP C#

If your SharePoint server is running in a different server, then it is not possible. You can get users inside the Active Directory server without LDAP connection like following. using (var ...
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How to connect with AD in SharePoint 2013 On Premises User Profile service

From your question I guess that you mean that there is only seven MySites visible in search. It makes sense since the MySite isn't created until the user requests it. The first time a user tries to ...
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Sid have empty values ​after SharePoint UserProfile Sync

Try with the REST api, like this: <siteurl>/_api/sp.userprofiles.peoplemanager/getuserprofilepropertyfor(accountname=@v, propertyname='SID')?@v='<accountname>'
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How do I create a Phone List of employees in SharePoint using information found in Active directory

I'm sure there are many ways to do this, but thought I'd share parts of my Powershell solution to do exactly that. Maybe it will give you some ideas even if you use different language. I wronte this ...
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Sync does not import all users from AD

Once the user profile synchronization service is provisioned properly, you should configure the active directory import in Configure Synchronization Setting to Active Directory import Note: There ...
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Can we Sync the "Contact Information" section inside the users' my-site from active directory

Yes, you can. That is the purpose of the User Profile Synchronization Service. You need to configure the Import field mapping from AD to the User Profile. This is done in the User Profile Service ...
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Does SharePoint Farm require a Domain Controller?

Make sure that the User Profile Sync Service Account has Replicate Directory Changes permission In Active Directory. The Replicate Directory Changes permission enables the synchronization account to ...
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SharePoint 2019 on premise - user profiles not deleting from search

This is expected behavior when using AD Import. AD Import will not automatically do anything to a profile that no longer falls into the scope of the import (e.g. if you begin filtering which would ...
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User Profile Service Application - Feed Cache Repopulation Job - Failed

NOTE: When working with the DC in PS (using the SP Shell Admin) you need to run as administrator and you need to load the connection from SP Shell Admin to the App Fabric Cache Service by using the ...
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How to import active directory SharePoint online

You will need to use Active Directory Connect to sync your on-premises Active Directory. I recently did this on a trial account and I don't think there is any restriction, obviously, you only get 5 ...
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How to connect with AD in SharePoint 2013 On Premises User Profile service

You have to create a Sync Connection between SharePoint UPA and AD. For this from Central Admin > Manager Service Application, Click on the UPA. On this Page Click on Configure Synchronization ...
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I can't find imported Active Directory users

Unfortunately, providing access to SharePoint OnPremise over the internet is not an easy job. Especially if you want to make it secure and user-friendly. It is not enough just to get a profile in ...
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Sharepoint 2013 User Profile Service, will delete a user profile from SP cause deletion on AD?

Deleting User Profiles in SharePoint won't delete account in the active directory. You can verify that by opening "Active Directory Users and Computers" on your local PC and search for that service ...
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Can not update the import connection to AD

Whenever you make a change to connection, you have to run the full crawl followed by a couple of incremental crawls. Full crawl is many time is not enough and you have to run the incremental sync ...
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Populate Active Directory data into a SharePoint list form

I assume that your SharePoint version is 2013 and User Profile service is working fine on your environment. You can use REST API to get user information from User Profile Service. $.ajax({ url: "...
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Manually import user profiles from Active Directory

Workaround is to implement some custom functionality that does the import. It can be PowerShell, Windows Service, pretty much anything that can query AD and can access SharePoint via SharePoint Server ...
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Synchronize Userprofile SP2013 VM with Active Directory

If your VM on the domain then you can configure the User Profile services and create the sync connection. Here are few guidline for you: https://sharepointumar.wordpress.com/2012/12/23/configure-...
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SharePoint won’t report active directory domain user permissions inherited from active directory domain security groups nested in SharePoint groups?

Add farm account(s) to AD security group Windows Authorization Access Group. Added farm services accounts to the AD security group Windows Authorization Access Group, because in order for Check ...
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Can't sync user's picture from Active Directory to SharePoint2013

This is not supported with Active Directory Import. We had the same issue where we want to import the Profile Pictures using ADI but after configuring everything nothing showed up. We open the case ...
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How to sync user's picture from AD to Sharepoint 2013

Active Directory Import is new synchronization method introduced in SharePoint 2013. It is highly efficient if only import is required even with AD only. And that's true, you will not be able to ...
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Error when create simple people directory in Sharepoint 2013

To be able to search for people, there are some additional steps you must take which include to configure My Sites, have a working managed metadata service and then crawl the users properties. ...
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