Alternate Access Mappings

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

14
votes
1answer
7k views

Whats the difference between host headers and alternate access mappings?

Whats the difference between host headers and alternate access mappings? This is a similar question - What are the differences between extending a web app and adding a host header then adding ...
8
votes
2answers
345 views

AAM with SearchCentre on it's own Web App

Firstly I am looking for an OOTB way on premises for SP2013 - I can do this by hacking around with additional headers. The purpose is to have multiple web apps using AAM all have a single global ...
6
votes
2answers
353 views

When moving SiteURLs is it better to recreate the Web Application or use AAM to redirect?

We've had an existing site that has been built and deployed to for awhile now, mostly an internal beta site at http://beta.site.com which has been built up with an extended site on ...
6
votes
3answers
1k views

Alternate Access mapping

I have a issue today with regards to Alternate access mappings. My Intranet has two Access mappings as follow: Internal URL Zone Public URL for Zone http://servername ...
5
votes
3answers
537 views

How to create a site collection

I need to create a site collection so that url looks like http://hr.mycompany.com instead of http://portal.mycompany.com/hr. How do I do that?
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Zones, AAM, Host Headers,

I am getting really confused as when to use AAM and when to use header. I wish there was table to list scenarios and based on that you would pick AAM or host headers. Same thing I am trying to ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Alternate Access Mappings make me cry

-- Please See Edit(s) at bottom --- So, last week sometime, search broke for a WSS 3 site I administer.* I tried all kinds of things that I thought would work. The best I could do was eliminate the ...
4
votes
2answers
6k views

Using SPContext.Current to get public URL of the current zone

I have a single content Web application in the Default zone of my MOSS 2007 farm, which I then extended to the Extranet zone. The default zone web application uses Windows authentication and standard ...
4
votes
1answer
321 views

Is Alternate Access Mapping scoped to the Web Application?

On other words, if I wanted to point a sub-domain, like portal.mysite.com, would I do that with AAM or some other way?
4
votes
1answer
297 views

Fine grained permission control using Web App Zones?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Server. I am trying to understand (and test out) all the various options for using different authentication sources for internal and external users on a site that can be ...
3
votes
2answers
596 views

Configuring Alternate Access Mapping

My development environment is SharePoint 2010. I want to access my sharepoint sites with some useful names instead of http://my_machine_name/sitepages/home.aspx/ I want it to be like ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

Crawl log error: Access is Denied

i am getting the issue as below when i check the sharepoint log files, The start address https://.**.co.im cannot be crawled. Context: Application 'Search_Service_Application', Catalog ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Web application zone configuration - problem with search

We are having problems with search application in our environment. The problem is that search works as expected if it's performed from the search center site collection for all sites. But it doesn't ...
3
votes
6answers
548 views

What could cause all sub-pages to redirect to the main page?

After quite a long break, I've come back to do some work on our Sharepoint-based Portal. I went to our test server and found that, when I click on a link to a sub-page, the main page gets reloaded. ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Amending Alternative Access Mapping

An internal SharePoint Administrator of my customer has configured Alternate Access Mapping for an intranet portal. However, when creating a new web application, he entered the URL including SSL in ...
3
votes
1answer
749 views

“No item exists at https://<internal_url>” after file upload when accessing the site externally

I have created a SharePoint 2010 site that is accessible both internally and externally. I have created alternate access mappings for https://<internal_url> (Extranet) and ...
3
votes
0answers
831 views

Workflow: Current Item Url

I have a site set up with a workflow that sends mail with a link to a task. We use alternate access mappings in order to access this site across the company. My issue is that in my workflow, ...
3
votes
1answer
283 views

Adding Controls to a Bing Map Webpart for SP 2010

I am using this WebPart to display Bing Maps, I did lots of research to find out, how can I put controls on it as one shown in picture in link but didn;t find any hint except AJAX might help, can ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

How to use Sharepoint URL without port number - Alternative URL

if have a site url address : http://intranet.domainname.com:9999 How can i also use this url address: http://intranet.domainname.com without the port number Do i have to use Alternate Access ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to refer to a site using hostname

Created 2 Virtual (1 for AD and other one for SP) AD installed (w2k8) and added all the necessary sp users. Just finished installing sharepoint 2010. CA config is done. I can access my sharepoint by ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Always prompted for authentication in Alternate Access Mapping and cannot log in

I just added an alternate access mapping entry to one of my web applications and upon trying to access it in the browser I am prompted for authentication over and over again without ever being ...
2
votes
2answers
345 views

AAM and SSL over the same Web Application

Scenario: One web application in a port 8080, extended to the zone extranet for the purpose of the activation of the SSL layer on port 8180. The default zone is for anonymous access and, once the user ...
2
votes
2answers
477 views

Why am I suddenly getting an unauthorized access error?

I've been a long time lurker but finally had to post this, I've got several site collections on my server. Each with their own port. We had a contractor come in and set up one of the site collections ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

How to change SharePoint web application port number?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have created a web application for intranet zone. I want to know how to ...
2
votes
1answer
135 views

Problem with OneDrive and Sites links after migrating Sharepoint 2013 from HTTP to HTTPS

I created a Sharepoint test environment with HTTP originally. Now I am switching everything over to SSL. I had both a "home" web application for the main collaboration site, and a my sites web ...
2
votes
1answer
149 views

Change URL (Access Mapping) of Project Server?

We recently installed Project Server 2010 in out SharePoint 2010 farm but it is only accessible at http://server:10019/pwa while our Sharepoint is accessible at http://sharepoint. What I am wondering ...
2
votes
1answer
117 views

Alternate Access Mapping breaks web part

I have a web application with two access methods: http://server:22222/ (default zone) http://server.host.com/ (intranet zone) This web application has a single SPSite with a single SPWeb. ...
2
votes
1answer
492 views

Firefox connection reset over hardware load balancing and SSL

We have set up farm with 3 WFE's. Web apps are load balanced by hardware balancer with SSL. Assuming that our web site is https://www.foo.bar, we have our applications configured as follows: HTTP ...
2
votes
2answers
826 views

View All Site Content Link goes to Content of Incorrect Site

Can you explain why a View All Site Content link would go to the wrong place? I've never seen this before, but a friend reports it happening on a test farm. What could explain most everything else ...
2
votes
1answer
49 views

Blocking Access to Specific Sites For Certain Alternate Access Mappings

Ok, so I'm not sure that this is entirely possible, but wanted to pose the question: would it be possible to block access to certain content when the site is accessed from a certain alternate access ...
2
votes
1answer
584 views

Calendar Overlay issue in SharePoint 2010

I have a secured webapplication means that it uses "https" protocal, in which I have created two calendars Cal_1 and Cal_2. While trying to use the Calendar overlay option, it does not accept the ...
2
votes
0answers
56 views

Sharepoint 2010 http webapp redirected to wrong webapp when using https

I am facing a specific probelm on a Server2008R2 & Sharepoint 2010 setup. On the System there are multiple Webapps, but only one must be configured with SSL on port 443. the others remain on port ...
2
votes
1answer
360 views

Accessing SharePoint documents from different WebApplication Zones

I have a SharePoint 2010 Server site (http://shpserver:81) that I have extended twice: Intranet: http://partnernet.abc.local Internet: https://partnernet.abc.com When I am on the internet ...
1
vote
3answers
4k views

Using Sharepoint URL without port number

I have a sharepoint web application like so:http://intranet:8080 I don't want to use port 80. But i want users to type URL http://intranet instead of http://intranet:8080 How can i achieve this? ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

Does a extended web app/zone with an AAM fully mirror the original web app/zone?

(I'm new to zones and AAMs so apologies if this question comes across a bit incoherent... I haven't really grasped how it all works yet.) I have a Publishing site in SharePoint, running in a web app ...
1
vote
3answers
501 views

Sharepoint 2010 is changing my url in hyperlink column

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application "myapp.test.com" and I have extended this application to myapp-edit.test.com I also have configured the following two alternative access mapping urls: ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

HTTP to HTTPS redirection using AAM

I have recently configured the farm to be accessed via HTTPS. When clients connect to their content using HTTPS, all is fine. When connecting to a site collection using HTTP, the client is ...
1
vote
2answers
477 views

SSL redirect and AAM not working on a Workflow which is using the original/install URL

A year ago, I created our SharePoint site under a test name. I then added an AAM to extend it to our production name. Just a month ago, I added an SSL redirect in IIS which sends all http requests ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

MySite Outside Access

I want to allow an https access to a MySite from outside. I have already do this for the intranet and it works but for the MySite it's another problem. I have change mapping access with my https URL ...
1
vote
1answer
699 views

SharePoints on VMWare Workstation. Need to access the SP from non-domain desktop

I installed VM-Workstation and added 2 VM (1 vm for AD domain controller and 2nd VM for play SP 2010) I dont want my home desktop to be part of the domain that I created for play sp2010 I can access ...
1
vote
1answer
639 views

DNS and Http HOST header issue

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. And I am using publishing portal template. I have a physical server with a single IP address, and I have set in DNS to ...
1
vote
3answers
3k views

Configuring sub-site URL on its own domain

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using publishing portal. And currently suppose my root site domain name is www.abc.com, and there is a sub-site ...
1
vote
1answer
619 views

Programmatically get port 80 Web Application Default URL for Farm?

How would I programmatically get the port 80 Web Application Default URL for the Farm?
1
vote
1answer
328 views

Creating new web application using WFE server

I have deployed a SharePoint 2013 server farm with a web server (WFE1), an application server (WApp1) and a sql server. At first, WFE1 and WApp1 worked as application server and as web server, but i ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Change only the Public URL of an Alternate Access Mapping via PowerShell

this must be possible via PowerShell as it can be done from Central Administration. I have a task to modify just the public URL of an existing alternate access mapping (AAM). PS U:\> $aam = ...
1
vote
2answers
86 views

Alternative Mappings and Uploading Files

I currently have code in place which uploads files to a sites Shared Documents folder on my development machine - i.e. http: // mydesktop/mysubsite1. My machine (mydesktop) has a single site ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

Are there any risks when allowing only HTTPS traffic to a SP site?

We'd like to do away with any pesky additional AAMs, and also not have to worry about extending our web applications more than we need to - our implementation is very straightforward, and having extra ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to grant access to Intranet site to External Users?

Our company recently acquired few small companies. We are in the transition for getting all the files and documentation. I created a "Document Center" site for this project. What is the best way ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Can I change the Default Alernate Access Mapping to include the domain?

We have two domains joined through a trust and when people access the SharePoint site in Domain A from Domain B they have to add .xyz.local to all SharePoint addresses. For general usage this is fine ...
1
vote
1answer
396 views

Sharepoint 2010 alternate access mappings and HttpModule problem

I have encountered an interesting problem recently. I have a HttpModule, which i have added in modules runAllManagedModulesForAllRequests="true" node , by hand. The main site collection is at http: ...