How to turn off the "I Like It" and the "Tags & Notes" features in SharePoint Server 2010

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This article describes how to turn off the "I Like It" and the "Tags & Notes" features in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

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To turn off the "I Like It" and the "Tags & Notes" features, use one of the following methods.

Method 1: At the User or Group level

  1. In Central Administration, click Manage Service Applications.
  2. Click User Profile Service Application.
  3. Click Manage User Permissions in the People section.
  4. Select the user or group for which you want to turn off the "I Like It" and the "Tags & Notes" features.
  5. Under Permissions, click to clear the Use Social Features check box.
  6. Click OK.

Method 2: At the Farm level

  1. In Central Administration, click System Settings.
  2. Click Manage Farm Features.
  3. In the Social Tags and Note Board Ribbon Controls row, click Deactivate, and then click Deactivate this feature.

For more information, visit the following Microsoft TechNet website:
Activate or deactivate the SocialRibbonControl farm-level feature (SharePoint Server 2010)

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Article ID: 983263 - Last Review: August 30, 2010 - Revision: 2.0
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