New User Profile Property – SharePoint 2013

You have a company directory, for example, and you want to be able to filter employees in the company directory based a “unit” property.  To do this you need to create a new unit property in the User Profile Service.

  1. Login to Central Admin
  2. Go to Manage Service Applications
  3. Go to User Profile Service
  4. Select Manage User Properties
    1. Add a new property
  5. Close User Profile Service
  6. Add a new managed property that maps to the People Property you just added.

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