Prerequisites


  • You are using SharePoint online (Office 365) environment
  • You have admin access on your tenant 



Step 1: Open User Profiles


Replace the YourTenantName in the following url https://YourTenantName-admin.sharepoint.com with the name of your SharePoint online environment and open it in the browser. 


In the left-side menu, choose More features, then in the central part of the screen click User Profiles.




Step 2: Сlick Manage User Properties under People section  




Step 3: Click New property




Step 4: Fill in the Name and Display Name for new user profile property




Step 5: Click OK button

Scroll down the page and click on OK button to create a property



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