UserProfile.GetManagers : “An error was encountered while retrieving the user profile”

I was trying to get the managers of a SharePoint user, and I kept getting the error:

An error was encountered while retrieving the user profile

This was from a custom workflow step in an automatically started workflow. If I ran the workflow manually, it worked – but auto-started workflows failed. Continue reading “UserProfile.GetManagers : “An error was encountered while retrieving the user profile””

UserProfile.GetManagers : “An error was encountered while retrieving the user profile”