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

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Claims-based or classic authentication mode - how to figure out in a given SharePoint 2010 installation?

How do I figure out whether a web application in my SharePoint 2010 farm is using claims-based or classic authentication mode? I know that authentication provider (default zone) is Windows, but ...
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Sharepoint 2013 CMIS producer NTLM authentication

I was able to integrate with Sharepoint 2013 CMIS producer only by using Basic HTTP Authentication! According to Microsoft all other authentication methods are available, but so far I wasn't able to ...
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one authentication prompt for multiple web applications in SharePoint 2013?

Currently, I am getting the credential prompt for each web applications. I want only one authentication prompt to authenticate multiple web application. E.g Application 1 - my.intranet.com ...
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SharePoint 2013 WCF Error Provider type not defined [duplicate]

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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Failed to apply web.config mods through central admin

I’m trying to set the authentication provider for a newly created web site (Application Management -> Authentication Providers). I try to set it to either Forms or Windows (the setting doesn’t ...
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Understanding LDAP/AD Claims Provider

I'm trying to understand/test this LDAP solution here. There is a line of code from the article shown below that I need assistance with. How do I get my SPTRUST NAME to use in the line shown below? ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden

I am developing a C# console application on my local computer running on Windows 8. My target SharePoint server is SharePoint Online on Office 365. I am trying to get the web site name using web.Title ...
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SharePoint Setup Account (SP_Install) really necessary?

We’ve all been there assigning all accounts to install SharePoint. Specifically we use a setup account (SP_Install) and a farm administrator account (SP_Farm). When we install signed in to the server ...
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SharePoint Hybrid Search Setup - Issues with Kerberos 3-Tier Farm

I'm having issues setting up the first leg of a Hybrid environment between my SP2013 Production On-Premise Farm with my SharePoint Online. It's a 3-Tier system with Kerberos authentication enabled, ...
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Does CSOM have a way to check if the current user has access to a web?

I've discovered that calling context.ExecuteQuery() is very slow and expensive if what you're trying to do is determine whether the current user (impersonated via Kerberos) even has permissions to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Anonymous using SOAP 1.2 always leads to login prompt

SharePoint server has Anonymous Access configured, everything is working fine. But when I try to connect from SOAP 1.2 client it asks for credentials (401 Forbidden), moreover it asks for NTLM ...
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Save my credentials in Office 365

We are currently experiencing a problem when the check box "Save my credentials" is ticked, it doesn't actually save the credentials when logging into SharePoint (Office 365). I'm hoping someone else ...
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Securing an on Premise non-SharePoint .NET WEBAPI method with o365 Authentication token

We have a custom (non-sharepoint) .NET MVC WebAPI service running on premise. At a high level, possible somehow to secure methods on that web service using o365/SharePoint Online Authentication ...
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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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what kind of claims based authentications we can use in SharePoint 2010

Hi I have seen lot of different scenarios on googling for claims based authentication. What sort of different authentications can we use for SharePoint 2010 and how to determine which one to go for. ...
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SAML-based authentication always redirect to default URL

SharePoint 2013 farm is configured to use SAML auth (WS-Fed) per following article: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh305235.aspx. On the ADFS side the following relying parties (URLs and ...
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get windows authentications for login office 365

I am trying few thing for learning and need bit help on understanding same basic things .. I am trying to get the windows authentications for login office 365.The way I try so far is we need to use ...
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Sharepoint impersonation without password

I would like to upload a file to the SharePoint 2013 using RESTful interface as a user A but without providing his/hers password. An acceptable solution would be to authenticate as a system user / ...
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ADFS 2.0 configuration in SharePoint 2013 - differentiate windows and external users

We have configured AD FS 2.0 for our SharePoint 2013 site and we are using claim windows account name for login. Its working fine, but now client has changed the requirements. The new requirement is ...
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How do I set-up a single point of authentication so that users don't have to log-in on every site outside of the company intranet?

As it stands, my users are having to authenticate on every site when outside of our intranet zone. From what I've read, SharePoint should be authorizing at the web application level and not the site ...
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Granting access to basic authentication Sharepoint site without logon dialog

Cross-posting from StackOverflow in case there's a specific way to do this in SharePoint of which I'm unaware (which would not surprise me) I have a password-protected site which makes a call to a ...
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Setting up Windows Azure Services to authenticate Google with SharePoint

I followed this article (http://www.fusecollaboration.com/ourblog/Pages/Using-Google-to-Authenticate-with-SharePoint-2013.aspx) to setup authentication between google and my SharePoint web ...
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Is there any possible integration of Oracle 11g Access manager with SharePoint 2013 for authentication and authorization?

Is there any possible integration of Oracle 11g Access manager with SharePoint 2013 for authentication and authorization. Any online reference will be of great help.
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SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup and Claims authentication issue

I have the requirement to enumerate a list of users that are in an Active Directory group that has been granted rights to an SPWeb. If the site collection is using windows auth this is no problem and ...
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Create external content type with sql server

I need to have an external list in SharePoint 2013, i found a lot of tutorial but. I need that my external content type has a unique authentification to my sql tablE. i don't want connection to the ...
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Sharepoint Authentication via REST API

I would like to connect to Sharepoint via REST API and Javascript. Based on readings I've done, first you need to have Security Token, then you use this Security Token to get FedAuth cookies, ...
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Windows Authentication and Trusted Identity Provider - User mapping to a single identity store

First, let me describe the scenario: I have a Web Application with 2 enabled Identity Providers Windows Authentication Custom Trusted Identity Provider (that provider handles PingFederate SAML ...
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Specifying Basic Auth credentials from Sharepoint Workflow

SharePoint SPD 2013 workflow accessing a RESTful Web Service using Call HTTP web service activity and it was working fine. I decided to enable basic authentication. It is now enabled on IIS, and when ...
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Check if user has permission to access Sharepoint Site using REST API or CSOM(e.g. provider-hosted addin)

So I am trying to show a table that displays data from another server (via jQuery-Ajax for example). Now I have to secure the server that serves this data from unauthorized access. My idea would be ...
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Broken SharePoint Online remote authentication - redirect ending on error page

I have a .NET website that connects to a SharePoint online site in order to access content from there. The authentication is done through the Office 365 login. In order to do that, I composed the ...
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Authenticate Asp.net web API with SharePoint Online

We have planned something like this, Angular UI (hosted in Azure) --> Asp.Net Web API (hosted in Azure) both should make use of Azure ACS for authentication. We want the web api to use SharePoint ...
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import user profile directly from an external source (`SQL database`) without using active directory?

Pertaining to SharePoint 2013, How do I import user profile directly from an external source (SQL database) without using active directory? is it possible to start the User Profile Synchronization ...
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SharePoint provider hosted app app part and mixed authentication

I have a web application with mixed authentication: - Windows authentication - Forms based authentication Logging in onto the web application works. And accessing all apps with an active directory ...
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Is it possible to import user profile from an external source, not from active directory

How do I import user profile directly from an external source (SQL database) without using active directory? The common usual solution is to have a SharePoint privilege account that have the ...
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FederatedAuthentication - Signout from multiple sites

I have few sibling sites and when I login in one of them and redirect to the other one - I am authenticated in that site through "Pages_LoginCatch.aspx" page with ssoToken and ...
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Accessing OneDrive from provider hosted app using CSOM

Is it possible to access the MySites OneDrive in SharePoint Online from a provider hosted app? App Permissions (for testing): Tenat Full Control Site Full Control Web Full Control My Code: using ...
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Authentication, Token Generation & Mgmt, Sliding Session Mgmt in Multi Tenant SharePoint 2013 environment and Integration with ASP.Net MVC based SPA

I have a .Net MVC based Single Page Application (built using Angular JS and WebAPIs). This calls a middle layer (Business Logic Layer, which has .Net Classes), which in turn calls into SharePoint 2013 ...
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Equivalent for Authentication.asmx in SharePoint 2013

Everyone knows that SharePoint has a web service (ASMX), called Authentication.asmx, which is a good web service for doing authentication. It has a method called Login, which takes username and ...
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Security Token Generation in Trusted Identity Provider for SharePoint 2013

I am using Thinktecture Identity Provider for SharePoint 2013. I know that, for FBA, we can generate security token for user authentication using SPSecurityContext.SecurityTokenForFormsAuthentication. ...
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Complete Authentication Flow for Forms Claims User in SharePoint 2013

I would like to understand the complete Authentication flow for a Forms Claims user in SharePoint 2013. Below is my high level understanding. Please correct it if it is wrong. Also, please ...
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SSRS using SharePoint list - integrated security vs. stored credentials

I have an SSRS report that uses a SharePoint list as a data source. The report works using integrated security; however not all of the users will have access to the list (and I cannot grant additional ...
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D4257: X.509 certificate 'CN=SharePoint Security Token Service, OU=SharePoint, O=Microsoft, C=US' validation failed by the token handler

I am trying to build a Security Token, Serialize, Read and Validate it, all inside a Console Application. Following is the code. I am getting an exception while trying to Validate the Token. The ...
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SharePoint 2010 SPA application with AngularJS - authentificaiton

I am planning a huge application based on SharePoint 2010. I would like to focus/create as much as possible on the AngularJS. I will try to create a single page application (this mean Client Side ...
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Authentication in Remote App Using the Cross-Domain Library

What's a good authentication mechanism to use in my remote app that is accessed via cross-domain library (SP.RequestExecutor.js) javascript code in a publishing SharePoint page in my host web? ...
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Disable User from Sharepoint 2013 using Web Service

For an integration between SharePoint 2013 and CRM i need to enable/disable form authentication users of SP2013 from CRM. I thought i could use the standard SP web service but i didn't know if this ...
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Custom STS Service, Tokens and Authentication for SP 2013

Is it possible to develop a custom STS, custom token for authentication in SP2013? If yes, can anyone point to any good links or resources to achieve this? I have seen some links, but they are mostly ...
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Sliding Sessions in SharePoint 2013

Can anyone please explain Sliding Sessions in SP 2013 clearly? I referred some links given below. But every link seems to be explaining things differently and I am getting more confused. ...
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Doubts on SP infrastructure

My client has 2 WFEs. I have seen that the web applications and sites that I create in 1 server are mirrored in another server. But if I try to access sites under those web apps from another wfe using ...
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Auth not working for SharePoint hosted Apps. Fiddler fixes Issue?

I've setup the whole SharePoint 2013 App Domain stuff many times on different configurations without issues, but now I have one customer installation with some weird behaviour. If I start an App ...
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Users do not have access rights to the site randomly

I meet a problem with some users. They are in a active directory group which is in a Sharepoint group. They cannot randomly connect to sharepoint site ("sorry this site hasn't been shared with you"). ...