My SharePoint communication site has randomly stopped recognizing my user profile on the top right.

Tevon2.0 1,101 Reputation points

After running the April SharePoint update in central admin my SharePoint communication site now no longer seems to recognize my user profile in the top right. My SPARK workflows have now stopped running properly and sending emails notifications. Is there something I need to run in powershell or in central admin to fix this?

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  1. Haoyan Xue_MSFT 21,401 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Tevon2.0 ,

    Please check whether the User Profile Service in the CA is started.

    Go to SharePoint Central Administration >> System Settings>>Manage services on server

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    If the User Profile Service is in the stopped state, you can refer to this document to start it with powershell.

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