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Configuring the User Profile Service In SharePoint 2010

This article is just fantastic.  It covers everything you need to know to setup and configure the UPS (user profile service) in SharePoint.

One note:  the service account used for the UPS sync will require "Replicate Directory Changes permission in AD.  Setup instructions here:

SharePoint 2010 User Profile Properties Disabled

If you've ever come across the following error when looking at Sharepoint 2010 My Sites:

There was a problem retrieving data for this field. Updating values in this field is disabled temporarily. You can still update values in other fields.

Look no further.  This is why:

However, you will need to first configure your Managed Metadata Service.  Great Instructions here:

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