Provides methods for operations related to people.
Assemblies: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.Silverlight (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.Silverlight.dll); Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.Phone (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.Phone.dll) Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.dll)
For more information about PeopleManager, see Work with user profiles in SharePoint 2013, Follow people in SharePoint 2013, and How to: Retrieve user profile properties by using the .NET client object model in SharePoint 2013.
The SocialFollowingManager object contains the recommended API for performing Following People and Following Content tasks. However, PeopleManager provides some methods that SocialFollowingManager doesn’t. For more information, see Common programming tasks for following people.