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How to correctly migrate Sharepoint 2013 Mysites to 2016

There're some considerations that should be aware when planning to My Site upgrade. Before upgrading the My Site Host and the personal site collections, you must upgrade the Managed Metadata service ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
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SharePoint Documents after employee leaves

This is only partial true. The Statements you made were to General. The System only applies to the MySite of the Employee. The Default behavior is to grant the manager 2 weeks of access to the mysite ...
Heiko Hatzfeld_MSFT's user avatar
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Enable/Disable site features from powershell

If you are farm-admin and you can use server-code. PowerShell can be used. Use Enable-SPFeature or Disable-SPFeature If you use Get-SPFeature keep in mind, that (mostly) only enabled features are ...
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Count the number of personal blogs

MySite should have its own WebApplications and Blog is subweb for each Personal Mysite. I created this script, hope help you asnp *sharepoint* cls $WA = Get-SPWebApplication https://my.dev.cz $...
Zdeněk Vinduška's user avatar
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SP2013 and O365 : how to get user's followed sites ? SocialDataStoreException 2

Based on the error status, SharePoint is saying no personal site exists for the user. Did you check whether Mysites is properly configured and you are able to access the page? I have faced the same ...
Karvannan's user avatar
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Redirect search from My site to Intranet

If you go to Site Settings > Search Settings > Send queries to a custom results page URL, you can send your results to the Search Center using the Search Center URL property, thus: {SearchCenterURL}/...
George Grainger's user avatar
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New SP2013 Farm - Issues with Search and MySites

From the error you reported, looks like 1st you have to fix the User Profile Service. I would try couple of things Stop the UPA sync if you have that Stop the UPA service from Central admin > System ...
Waqas Sarwar MVP's user avatar
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Is there a way to always redirect users to "/_layouts/15/userdisp.aspx?ID=**" instead of "/my/Person.aspx?accountname=**"

if you have the user profile sync enabled in your farm then if user profile created and synced then you will be redirected to Profile page( pulled from UPA) if User authenticated and browse the ...
Waqas Sarwar MVP's user avatar
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delete pages from MySite host site collection page library

Use the below PowerShell script # Add the PowerShell Snapin $snapin = Get-PSSnapin | Where-Object {$_.Name -eq 'Microsoft.SharePoint.Powershell'} if ($snapin -eq $null) { Add-...
Mohamed Arif's user avatar
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How can i add personal site url to all the users in sharepoint in one shot

Add one Navigation link in your site which will point to the below URL: https://<domain>-my.sharepoint.com/ Note: Change <domain> with your domain name. Additional Reference: Customize ...
Ganesh Sanap - MVP's user avatar
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mysite is deleted and retention is for 30days. How to restore it from database?

First, The MySite site for a specific user is a subsite that can be restored using Import and Export-SPWeb cmdlet. Second, it prefers to restore the My site content database to a test environment ...
Mohamed El-Qassas MVP's user avatar
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How to remove SPO user profile with out deleting AAD account

If you are syncing with your on-premises AD with Azure AD, you can create an OU on the on-prem AD Domain Controller named “EXITS”. Then move all the former employees to the “EXITS” OU. Then, configure ...
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How to find out who using Sharepoint MySites in Sharepoint 2013

In additional to the answer of PowerShell: My Sites are just site collections for special usage, so they should all be listed under Central Administration > Application Management > Site ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Personal Site Documents "HTTP 404 Not Found"

I was able to figure this out. Noticed the name to the documents library had been renamed. I set the name back to the default "Documents" and starting working as expected again. Thanks.
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How can i add personal site url to all the users in sharepoint in one shot

You can use PowerShell with CSOM or PnP PowerShell to update user profile properties. A demo(PnP PowerShell) for updating a user property of a user: #Config Variables $AdminSiteURL = "https://xxx-...
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REST API to get Frequent Sharepoint Sites programmatically?

Using the GRAPH API OPTION 1 ( Best & simplest option ) You can query the graph endpoint: https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/me/insights/used?$filter=ResourceVisualization/Type eq spsite'&$...
Alberto S.'s user avatar
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How can I create a page that will look different to each user/is customizable by each user?

How can I create a page that will look different to each user/is customizable by each user? You can't in any manner which would be manageable. This is a bad idea and not really something that suits ...
moe's user avatar
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Creating MySite - Configure over 443 or Extend?

Most installations work fine with a separate WebApplication for MySites. I recommend to use same ApplicationPool-Account, as you do not have that much permission-trouble. Security-Freaks may disagree ...
MHeld's user avatar
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Can I update the delve profile image for SharePoint Online programatically?

I found the PowerShell script which will update the profile picture of Delve user in SharePoint Online from here. The script is: $UserCredential = Get-Credential $Session = New-PSSession -...
Trimantra Software Solution's user avatar
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Add Content Editor Webpart to Blog-Site

It is possible. The default Edit page -mode allows you to add web parts to the page. If you wish to do this on a larger scale (not just for individual page on a blog site), you should do this for a ...
moe's user avatar
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Stop MySite Deletion

You cannot unmark a MySite for deletion as far as I know. What you can do is to take a backup of the site collection and restore it after it is deleted. Once the profile is marked for deletion, the ...
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How do I display mysite targeting detail properties on ALL user profiles displaying on person.aspx

If I understand the question correctly, then you need to follow these steps: Go to Central Administration Click on Manage service applications -> Select User Profile Service Click on Manage User ...
Paul Strupeikis's user avatar
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Hide/Remove the site contents and site settings on user site (SharePoint 2013)

For this, you should change the PermissionsString attributes in MenuItemTemplate tags in Master Page for the respective sections you mentioned, Example of Menu Item Template SharePoint:...
Yashesh Nagori's user avatar
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"About Me" missing - SharePoint onPremise

You need to activate the Farm-level Feature: Social Tags and Note Board Ribbon Controls Once that feature is enabled, the "About Me" will replace "My Settings" in the dropdown under your Username.
Glenn Ferrie's user avatar
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Take ownership over My Sites

There are two points at which someone can be added as a site collection admin for the user's My Site: on site creation; and later by the tenant administrator. Under the SharePoint Online tenant ...
Zach's user avatar
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User Profile Inactive Profiles Not Deleting

You can use below workaround. The “SharePoint Active Directory Import” does not mark the profile to be deleted either with incremental or Full Import when they are the disabled and only way to remove ...
Apps4Rent Guru's user avatar
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MySite and could not load user profile

Please follow the steps given below : 1) Login to Central Administrations. 2) Click Application Management link. 3) In Service Applications click Manage services on server link. 4) Start User ...
Vaibhav Bhatia's user avatar

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