Reorder UserProfile Properties

I stumbled across some useful PowerShell cmdlets while trying to reorder SharePoint User Profile properties on the EditProfile page. Although these cmdlets have been around for a long time, I’ve never had the need to use them until just last week.

NOTE: I’ve tested these commands on SharePoint 2010 and 2013

If you’ve ever tried to use the SharePoint UI to reorder these properties you know it can be a slow and painful process.  Although it seems faster in SharePoint 2013 than it was in SharePoint 2010, I wanted to accomplish this task with PowerShell so I could quickly do it across farms. Continue reading “Reorder UserProfile Properties”