The Get User Info widget retrieves a single SharePoint user profile property for a user and stores it in a workflow variable.
Notes for MOSS Users: This widget uses the MOSS User Profile Account property in the Workflow Conductor Control Panel > Account Settings page. This setting specifies a user account that has the Manage User Profiles Shared Services right in Shared Services Administration > Personalization services permissions. This account is used to access the SharePoint User Profile Properties list. Access to specific user profile data is security trimmed at runtime based on the permission of the user account configured for the widget in the Run As property.
Notes for WSS Users: The widget will retrieve profile data from the User Information List in the current site collection. Access to SharePoint user profile data is security trimmed at runtime based on the permission of the user account configured for the widget in the Run As property.
Enter a user, using one of the following methods:
Type a SharePoint or Active Directory display name or account name for the user and click the Check User icon ().
Click the button to select a User Profile property to retrieve:
|Run As||This widget can run with the permissions of the workflow initiator, the workflow designer, or another user. Select the option in the Run As property that best matches your requirement. For more information, see the Common Widget Properties topic.|
|Click Apply to save the widget settings.|
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