Schedule Update-SPProfilePhotoStore


Create a PowerShell script with the following. Make sure your MySite host location is correct.

Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell Update-SPProfilePhotoStore -CreateThumbnailsForImportedPhotos 1 -MySiteHostLocation http://mysitehostlocation/MySite/

  1. Save the file as a .ps1 file on your SharePoint 2010 server – C:\Scripts\UpdateSPPhotos.ps1
  2. Create a daily scheduled task on the SharePoint 2010 server that runs at the SharePoint Farm Administrator account.
  3. Configure the action as follows
    • Program/script: C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe
    • Arguments: -NonInteractive -NoProfile -File “C:\Scripts\UpdateSPPhotos.ps1”


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