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SharePoint group name duplicacy causing issues in target audience

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

We are editing the target audience property of a document in a library. We have multiple SharePoint groups like the following



In PeoplePicker, both the above groups are found. If I select the first one, and come back we get Found No Matches and it tells that more than one group are present. If I select one of them and save, when I come back to check via view properties, the Target Audience property is blank.

This kind of problem is present in many internet posts, but I did not see any clear resolution. Is it a result of any recent windows patch?


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