Howto: Disable MySite or My Links – link

By | December 24, 2008


This is graphical guidelines to disable MySite or My Links link in a portal.


A. Open Central Admin , and click on SSP which serve My Site.



B. In the SSP Management page, click on “Personalization services permissions” d13

C. Select the users/group, and click “Modify Permission of Selected Users”


D.  To remove "My Site” links, uncheck “Create personal site” , and to remove “My Links” link, uncheck “Use personal features” , and click OK.

E.  After you’ve saved the modification, the user will no longer see the links.



For SharePoint 2010, check here :

3 thoughts on “Howto: Disable MySite or My Links – link

  1. Merle Wenskoski

    I was searching on bing when I found your site. So much of what you say is true. I got alot from this post, I’m going to add your rss feed to my Google reader. Thanks!

  2. Scott

    This is great – however we recently migrated to 2010 and I am attempting remove mySite Link. Any suggestions


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