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Using properties of User profiles within Nintex Forms


Retrieve properties of a user profile on a Nintex Form for SharePoint.



The User Profile properties in SharePoint and how to reference them in Nintex Forms are as follows:
  1. Add a Calculated Value control to the form.
  2. Double-click the Calculated value to reach the Control Settings of Calculated Value and select the Formula Builder Icon 
  3. Select the Runtime Function tab
  4. Double-click the following formula: userProfileLookup 
  5. Under the Common Tab, double-click the Current User to the userProfileLookup() formula, or manually input the desired user profile    
  6. The InternalPropertyName is the second criteria to the userProfileLookup. Examples of default properties for a user profile can be found in the table and link below: 

  Example: userProfileLookup(CurrentUser,"PreferredName")

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Examples of User Properties:
Display Name User Profile Property Example Output
User Name UserName
Account Name AccountName i:0#.f|membership|
Name PreferredName Jane Doe
Claim User Identifier  SPS-ClaimID

NOTE: See link below for full list of default properties for user profile


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‎12-28-2020 07:30 PM
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