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PeopleManager class

Provides methods for operations related to people.

Inheritance hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.dll)


Public Class PeopleManager _
    Inherits ClientObject
Dim instance As PeopleManager
public class PeopleManager : ClientObject


For more information about PeopleManager, see Work with user profiles in SharePoint 2013, Follow people in SharePoint 2013, and How to: Retrieve user profile properties by using the .NET client object model in SharePoint 2013.

The SocialFollowingManager object contains the recommended API for performing Following People and Following Content tasks. However, PeopleManager provides some methods that SocialFollowingManager doesn’t. For more information, see Common programming tasks for following people.

Thread safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See also


PeopleManager members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles namespace