Creating and Exploring a My Site

Once the environment is ready to support My Site, new users should be instructed to create their personal site and perform some basic configuration steps as follows:

  1. From the Portal home page, click the drop-down arrow next to the username in the upper-right corner and click My Site; the My Site home page will open, which is also the My Newsfeed page. The URL shows the location of this page, which is a default.aspx page. Note that the URL does not include the user’s name or any personal information, as shown in Figure 23.10.

    Figure 23.10. My Site My Newsfeed home page.

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  2. From here, the user (TestUser1 in this ...

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