Linchpin User Profiles - Documentation

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2.8 Release Notes

More options for admins to customize profile picture uploads!


  • Now the file size for the profile picture upload is freely configurable
  • Limit profile picture width and height to easily import them in other applications


  • The Skype status updates automatically in a short time
  • Now the visibility settings of email addresses will be respected

Bug fixes:

  • Fixes an issue concerning the correct view of informations with field type „user“ in vCards
  • Profile pictures are now displayed undistorted
  • Fixes an issue with profile picture updates during ldap synchronisation
  • Fixes an issue with LDAP synchronisation and inactive LDAPs
  • Fixes mobile view for profile categories
  • Contact data of profiles with many fields are now presented correctly
  • All subordinates are now displayed completely in org charts
  • Display problems in Chrome browser concerning inactive IM status are fixed

2.8.1 Release Notes

Fixed issues with locales and profile pictures.


  • The profile network tab won't show profile picture updates anymore, when pictures are set by the LDAP synchronisation task.
  • Improved error message handling.

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed an issue which could prevent some personalization features from working correctly, when the user locale was set within a profile.
  • Fixed a bug which could prevent profile pictures from loading properly in Linchpin Mobile.
  • Fixed a case where profile picture uploads could fail in combination with Internet Explorer and Apache Server.

Important Note:

The "custom landing spaces" have been moved, you can find this feature in our Linchpin Theme Plugin. There is a migration process so that there should be no need to reconfigure your landing spaces.

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