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In SharePoint 2010, how do I find a user's Active Directory "Office Location" value using jQuery, XML, scripting or inline code?

Posted on 2011-09-29
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In SharePoint 2010, I need to script/create a Case Statement that will return a user's "Office Location" AD field value.  Is this possible using jQuery or XML?  Perhaps using AJAX.

This is for displaying weather conditions for various locations.  I have a jQuery script that will show the weather for a specific city based on a numeric value.  Since I know the 18 citiy locations, I want to use a case statement (or something similar) and pass on the correct value depending on the user's AD location information.  

I have the User Profile Service Application configured and running correctly.

I would like to get one weather report ( based on the user's location ) like the link below (but just one result) by passing the correct information to a case statement from the user's AD info.

http://www.zazar.net/developers/jquery/zweatherfeed/example.html
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Ivan Padabed earned 1500 total points
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at first you need to be sure that you have mapped AD "Office Location" field to SharePoint profile property in UPS.
for the rest - please use the answer from that forum: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepoint2010programming/thread/8b432442-427b-4fd0-bcaf-8c89a952571c
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I was also looking for some information about case statements in jquery.
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