New Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate profile synchronization

My esteemed colleague K.C. Cross has just published Demonstrate profile synchronization, a new Test Lab Guide (TLG) for SharePoint Server 2013. This new TLG steps you through the configuration and demonstration of profile synchronization using the SharePoint Server synchronization tool. This tool synchronizes profiles between SharePoint Server 2013 and a single Active Directory Domain Services…

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Configurable policy settings for user profile properties

Each user profile in SharePoint Server 2010 contains 46 default user profile properties. These user profile properties store information about a user. An administrator can apply a policy to a user profile property to configure how personal information is used. Depending on the selected user profile property, some policy settings are configurable, while others are…

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TechNet Radio: User Profiles in SharePoint 2010

This week, SharePoint Product Manager Bill Baer interviews SharePoint Microsoft Certified Masters Ali Mazaheri and Spencer Harbar (who is also a Microsoft SharePoint MVP) about user profiles in SharePoint 2010. Listen in as they discuss what user profiles are, their importance, how to manage them, and how to configure profile synchronization: TechNet Radio: User Profiles in SharePoint…

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Building your Internet and intranet presence with SharePoint Server 2010

Featured today on the TechNet home page and various TechNet areas is a special package focusing on how to plan, build and manage Internet and intranet solutions with SharePoint Server 2010. This package contains two topical pages full of additional Internet and intranet resources: Planning Your Site Build and Manage Our team’s Samantha Robertson and Cern…

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Using an LDIF file to import profiles from an LDAP provider

SharePoint Server 2010 currently supports the following LDAP providers for importing user and group profile information into the SharePoint profile store: SunOne 5.2 Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 IBM Tivoli 5.2 But what if you need to import profile information from a different LDAP provider? Well, the good news is you can! In addition to directly supporting…


Announcing the release of the Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administration Toolkit version 1.0

Hello, my name is Kirk Stark, a technical writer on the SharePoint ITPro content team.  I’m announcing the release of the Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Administration Toolkit version 1.0. This version includes the following features: The Load Testing Kit, which generates a Visual Studio Team System 2008 (VSTS) load test based on Windows SharePoint Services 3.0…

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User Profile Replication Engine examples

Hi. I’m Kirk Stark, a writer on the SharePoint IT Pro UA team. A new tool that was released with version 2.0 of the SharePoint Administration Toolkit for Office SharePoint 2007 is the User Profile Replication Engine (RE), which permits a Shared Services Provider administrator the ability to replicate user profile data between Shared Services…