Validation the identity of the user, usually with username and password authentication.

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Enter New-SPUser without actually authenticating?

Our org has two AD forests (internal users, external users) with no trust between them. When I enter a user manually in SharePoint and I type the username into the people picker, it accepts the user ...
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Is the “Keep me signed in” in SharePoint Online a security flaw?

We are considering replacing our on-premise SharePoint intranet with SharePoint Online. I won't spell out the advantages, but I can see one big disadvantage - the "Keep me signed in"-button... Our ...
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Publish Provider-Hosted App Problem

I have a default provider-hosted application that prints the site title, when i publish it to my Windows Azure it works great, but, when i publish it to my company server (windows server 2008 R2, iis ...
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SP 2013 - ADFS & WAP for external use and users

I'm using SP 2013, and I have 3 servers: -SQL server -CentralAdmin + Internal site -Extranet Site For info: -My Internal site is only for coworkers with internal AD account. -My Extranet site is for ...
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Public-facing on-premises SharePoint with NTLM authentication

I've been searching for authentication best practices for public-facing SharePoint site but I didn't find any useful resources on the issue that is troubling me. Assume I set up a web application ...
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Remote authentication using REST

I am trying to access SharePoint online using REST API's remotely. Office 365 Smart links are enabled for the site. As per this blog I don't receive wsse\\:BinarySecurityToken in the response. My code ...
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Return 401 error when trying to get Authentication from SharePoint in our own Web Application

We are working on requesting the PDF file from SharePoint from our Web Application JavaScript code. The Web Application need to get authentication from SharePoint. We are trying to use digital ...
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Authentication using Sharepoint Online REST API to create Task for Organizational Site

I have a Office 365 Organizational SharePoint Online Account. I want to Add Few Tasks in one of the list programmatically. I saw options of using JavaScript API or hitting the REST URL's ...
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infopath form is checked out to user Id provided in Authentication section in .udcx file instead of current user

I am migrating infopath form from SP2007 to SP2013 my infopath form contains the checkout(on page load) - Checkin(on submit click) using webservices. I converted the Checkout  data connection to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 External Login

I have to login users in a SharePoint publishing site, using an external site which provides me this: The steps are: User wants to login, I redirect them to an external site.(ex: ...
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Maxium access period length (validTo) for a low trust SharePoint App

So far I used the access token logic that comes with the example app in a "provider hosted" SharePoint app. I understand that SharePoint sends a "contextTokenString" over when my app is first accessed ...
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Automating upload and download using script in Linux system

I am new to share point. i was tiring to download and upload file using Perl script in a Linux machine but getting an "NTLM Authentication Error" during running of the script. I tried downloading ...
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How do I decrypt Cliams Identification Encoding:

I recenlty encountered exception in Distributed Cache services, When i looked at the logs i found out certain user account had timed out while trying to access App fabric services. In Sharepoint logs ...
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How to show wrong password message during authenication

I am using windows authentication for log in to websites.when we enter wrong password it is again showing the same log in dialogue .I want to alert user as wrong username/password.Please help me how ...
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Proxy Authentication for SharePoint 2013

Using SharePoint 2013, I need to publish site to the Internet. Our previous SharePoint Server used TMG as proxy. Now it seems like WAP (Web Application Proxy) has replaced it. I would avoid to use ...
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SharePoint 2013 Client Context authentication token/cookie?

I am building a WPF application that uses Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientContext to connect to a SharePoint 2013 site and interact with lists. My SP site uses Windows Authentication, and all users ...
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ADFS and SharePoint 2013: Re-authenticating every 4 minutes

We have our token to expire after 10 hours, but every 4-5 minutes SharePoint goes out and re-authenticates against the token. Browser activity doesn't matter. How do we keep SharePoint from ...
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My site collection is not accessible using IE & Chrome , while I can access it uing Firefox

I have a Team site collection at the root of my server, and can be accessed using the following URL:- http://servername now i can access it using firefox by entering the username/password and ...
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web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended

web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended to be used against a windows classic authentication mode We migrated ...
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Kerberos - Farm Account

I have to configure Kerberos for PerformancePoint and I have one farm account for all services in test farm. I need add delagtion for Performance Account. Can I use Farm account to set spn as below ...
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Sharepoint 2013 web part does't impersonate current user, while SP 2010 does?

I'm developing full trust web part deployed in GAC that access soap web service on localhost. Web service uses windows authentication. SP 2010 web part impersonates current user while SP 2013 sends ...
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2013 grant read access to authenticated users without having to visit site

I have created an app which uses a people picker. The people picker needs to pickup everyone within the NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users group. So I have added that group to the Members group of the ...
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Intermittently : User able to see data of other user and updates

I have a intermittent issue very rarely , where a user logs into system and sees data of some other user . I have a STS using Site Minder to login to the appliciation . Where could be the problem ? ...
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Verify SharePoint user in ajax request

Consider the following: A logged-in user visits a publishing page in a SharePoint Online environment. The page loads data from a service running on another server using an ajax request. In this ...
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Make a SharePoint 2013 provider hosted app prompt for credentials

I work at a regional restaurant chain that has back office PCs that are setup with their own generic user (something like "store_001"). My boss wants me to create a provider hosted app that will ...
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Map a network drive via command prompt SPO

When I am trying to map a network drive via command prompt, I receive the following error for both user and administrator. The credentials are obviously correct and the admin user is also site ...
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SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Multi-Factor Authentication Options

I'm looking for some MFA options outside of the Windows Azure option that we can use as we don't use Azure today. Currently we utilize Entrust for digital certs an so forth. Done a little research on ...
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How do I use an existing SharePoint login page in my new web application?

I am currently working on creating a new web application in .NET for a client. The client already has an existing SharePoint login page which works. Can I use the existing SharePoint login page and ...
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IIS website not prompting for authentication, and page is blank

My SharePoint site has suddenly stopped working. It is not prompting for login. The page simply stops at blank. I tried creating a new website, and it is working fine. So, it seems there is ...
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Site Collection admin getting error 'Sorry, this item hasn't been shared with you.'

I am getting this new error in chrome. I am logged into Windows with a Site Collection Administrator. I tried clearing the browser cache and passwords but no luck. This doesn't happen in IE or ...
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Wcf inside sharepoint 2013 random authentication error

I have a wcf web service deployed inside the isapi folder of a sharepoint 2013. Sometimes the web service go down and an iisreset seems to solve the problem. The error message complains about a ...
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Make a RESTful API Call to SharePoint Online from Console program

I knew how to make a RESTful API call to SharePoint 2013 OnLine from SharePoint APP (Provided-Host App). Like get List from Site. There are already many samples in here. Because the TokenHelper can ...
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Change Error Message on FBA Login page

On the default FBA Login Page, when a user enters wrong username/password an error message gets displayed: "The server could not sign you in. Make sure your Username and Password are correct, and ...
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User Profile Creation for Anonymous User throws Null Reference Exception

I am trying to create a User Profile when an anonymous user registers on my FBA web application. The below CreateUserProfile() method is being called during the register event. It works well in ...
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Why are SharePoint permissions shared across zones

I have a SharePoint 2010 webapplication with 2 zones with different claims based authentication providers: Default zone: Windows authentication (Kerberos) Extranet zone: Custom claims provider Why ...
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Remove all user groups from a web site in javascript

I have figured out how to break inheritance on a site, but I really want to do that and then remove all the standard and/or inherited user groups from the site. Is there a way to iterate through all ...
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How to create WebApplication with claims based authentication using Kerberos in PowerShell in SP2013

I want to create WebApplication in PowerShell (SharePoint 2013) with the recommended claims based authentication and using Kerberos (instead of default NTLM). Based on the documentation I used command ...
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Sharepoint Provider-Hosted app user and server authentication - multiple sessions

Simple question I hope. I wish to create a Sharepoint 2013 app that is Provider-Hosted. Users can authorize the app to access their account as described in: ...
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Exclude partners, contractors from sharepoint site

I am creating a sharepoint site and struggling with the permissions. My client provides IDs to the its partners and contractors the same way it provides to its employees. I have to configure the ...
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Login failed. The login is from an untrusted domain and cannot be used with Windows authentication

I am using Sp2013 Standard server, with 1 APP, 1 WFE, 1 Workflow and 1 Clustered SQL. Everything was all great until Monday Morning (7-28-14). Thats when Event Log started to fire off following ...
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retrieving sharepoint online authentication cookie and using it elsewhere

so if a person goes to sharepoint online, logs in, how can I get the cookie that tells sharepoint later on that you are logged in so I can have something else use it and access sharepoint?
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Remote authentication examples

We have a SharePoint 2013 instance in the cloud. I am trying to figure out the ways we can write an application (be it web app, windows form, windows service) to either: Get a SAML token from a NAM ...
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How to require Kerberos authentication on SharePoint?

I have created an Active Directory Domain Controller-integrated SharePoint site on Azure using the new Create SharePoint Farm feature. I want to change it to require Kerberos. Does anyone know how ...
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Usage and Health Data Collection using SQL Authentication

I'm having an issue with trying to set my Usage and Health Data Collection to use SQL Authentication. I have tried setting my database credentials to SQL Authentication using both Powershell and ...
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“Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you” only for root site

Has anyone come across a situation (in SP2013) where accessing http://myserver.domain.com/ Gives "Sorry this site hasn't been shared with you", yet any other address, including the address of the ...
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How to install SharePoint 2013 Installation with SQL Server Authentication

I'm just curious about the steps required to install Sharepoint 2013 using SQL Server Authentication. Also if there are any drawbacks that i might not be aware of. Here are some steps i currently ...
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How can I authenticate SharePoint REST calls from Android App?

I have a website that is built using SharePoint Foundation 2013.I have a number of list and libraries there. For Example: I need to develop a android application to show the SharePoint List ...
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Change method of granting permission with claims based

Our SharePoint site has claims based authentication right now and we want to change the default method of granting permissions. Whenever a new user is added all related permissions should be adjusted ...
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PasswordNotMatch error in authentication.asmx web service

I am trying to authenticate to SharePoint site using the authentication.asmx web service. The code is as below. public bool Authenticate() { String username = "......"; String password = ...
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(NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users) login to subsites-SP 2013

intranet has department subsites (HR,IT,sales,..). i break inheritance at each subiste and grant access to (HR group to HR site, IT group to IT site,.,.) when I add "NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users" ...