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

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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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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 Workflow Configuration Error (Authentication)

I am a newbie when it comes to server configuration and maintenance. I installed a copy of SharePoint 2013 for evaluation purposes and got everything up and running okay, but have run into issues ...
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Log in all anonymous users as one authenticated user?

I would like to catch anonymous users on our SharePoint 2010 site and automatically log them in as a single specific user. Any ideas? I can currently intercept the Application_AuthenticateRequest ...
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Web service authentication with multiple authentication types

I am trying to pull data from the list.asmx web service from a console application. I am using clams based authentication, and whenever only integrated Windows Authentiation is checked everything ...
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How to properly embed JavaScript POST authentication code?

I would like to insert some JavaScript on a page, I want to create an hyperlink that could help me login into a page. So i use Embed Code And I copy paste this: <form id="form1" action="http://...
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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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Authenticating to Office 365 vNext with Multi-Factor Authentication enabled

I am looking for any working examples of remote CSOM or SOAP OData calls against Office 365 with multi-factor authentication enabled. The available documentation is unclear on this scenario. I think ...
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Is Claims-based authentication Required for Kerberos and Excel Services?

I'm trying to setup Kerberos for Excel Services + SSAS. SharePoint Web Application pool using Classic Authentication. I was wondering if it's necessary to switch it to claims-based. I've found zero ...
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How to call (_vti_bin) SOAP web service in SharePoint Online 2013 from dot net web application

I m trying to hit SP Online asmx web services and update a list item. I have the code below which I m trying to run. /*Declare and initialize a variable for the Lists Web service.*/ ...
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Detect Authentication Type using Client Object Model

Is there a way of detecting the type of authentication used by SharePoint from the client browser? Edit It doesn't have to be via the Client Object Model. If there is a SharePoint JS parameter that ...
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Enabling Basic Authentication For A Specific SharePoint Instance

My web host claims that he is unable to meet our company's request of enabling Basic Authentication for our hosted SharePoint site. While I understand that we can use NTLM, we are hoping for a ...
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When searching for a user, SharePoint prompts for login for mysite

We are running SharePoint 2010 Server. We have setup mysites on a seperate web application. Whenever a user searches from our intranet for users, SharePoint will prompt for login for the data coming ...
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Authentication Type invisible in “Edit Authentication” Window (Central Administration 2010)

I am facing a strange issue in Central Administration. I was trying to change the Authentication Type of a Web Application by following the steps, Central Administration -> Manage Web Application -> ...
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ADFS, people picker and custom claims provider

I read article of Steve Peshka here which points that we have to develop custom claims provider in order to override pepole searching using people picker in SP2010. I have two questions regarding ...
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Methods of sharing authentication between SharePoint 2010 and ASP.NET applications?

We're evaluating ways of sharing authentication (to achieve an SSO effect or actual SSO) with SharePoint 2010 and several ASP.NET applications. The options I've seen so far are to configure ...
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Create a sharepoint registration page for external users

I want to make a sharepoint site where everyone has access to the login page. On the login page, there should be a link to a registration page where new users can register. The emailadress provided ...
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SPWeb.CurrentUser gives wrong result when called from HttpModule

I am trying to get the current logged-in SharePoint username through SPWeb.CurrentUser. This usually provides the results I am expecting, except in one instance. I am logged into my development ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 App Only Token

I am making a Provider-Hosted Sharepoint 2013 app in PHP. I have successfully authenticated with OAuth and can make requests on behalf of a user but I am struggling to figure out how to make requests ...
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SP 2013 on a Mac?

So our SP2013 homepage has 4-5 "apps" from the SharePoint store. Anytime a Mac user uses Safari to go to our site they have to enter their credentials for the site and then each app. Anyone figured ...
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Impersonated Windows Identity vs Impersonated Custom Identity

Could anyone explain the difference between Impersonated Windows Identity and Impersonated Custom identity in SharePoint?
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SharePoint 2010, CMIS Integration, and Claims-based Authentication

I have an application that integrates with content systems like Alfresco and IBM FileNet P8. Now, we have an SP 2010 system we are trying to integrate. The SP system is secured via Claims-based ...
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Sharepoint - Office 365 login on PHP

I'm trying to implement a simple login with Sharepoint on a PHP existing application. I have read many information (some related to Client side login -but only works for windows AFAIK-) and forums ...
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claims/default zone issue

We have a 2010 environment with a Dev, stage, and production environment. We try to keep them identical (at least on stage and prod) the best we can. We are having a strange issue with getting our ...
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WebClient and impersonate as other user

I created a web service hosted in SharePoint 2010 and I want to unit test its behaviour/results. Now when I try to run a test with a different user, I always get the results of the previous user and ...
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Force users to log in to our sharepoint intranetsite

We have a SharePoint intranet site and would like to force our users to log in. The site is setup with windows authentication, but the users are logged in automatically when they navigate to our site. ...
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Hosted SharePoint to support OAuth/OpenID authentication?

Is it yet reasonably possible to integrate OAuth or OpenID authentication as a means of signing into SharePoint? Preferably, any obsolete account management features would be entirely hidden away ...
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How can I pass credentials to SharePoint 2010 people service?

I need to do a simple request against the People service in SharePoint 2010. Please tell me how I can do that. The following piece doesn't work. public void Test() { var client = new ...
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Windows Auth and Forms with LDAP provider - merge identity?

I have a need to handle two unique authentication scenarios: "Off network" - provide a login form (Forms based auth) "In Network" - traditional windows auth / no form This is the same user base - ...
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Combine Forms Authentication with Windows Authentication

A client wants to allow both AD users and non-AD users access to a SharePoint site. I have done similar work before on a ASP.NET site but that required a custom MembershipProvider. Is there a way to ...
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How to authenticate a user in SharePoint server side object model?

I am developing an Asp.Net web application that will access data in a list on a SharePoint 2010 server. Can anyone tell me how do I authenticate a user against SharePoint using the server side object ...
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Windows Authentication & IIS URL Rewrite Module 2.0

I'm trying to use the IIS URL Rewrite Module 2.0 to prettify SharePoint 2010 URLs for the Internet zone of an extended SharePoint application. I have the zone set up to allow anonymous users. As long ...
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How do switch a SharePoint farm from NTLM to Kerberos

How do you switch a SharePoint farm / site collection from NTLM to Kerberos? It seems that there more to it than selecting Kerberos in: Central Administration > Application Management > ...
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SSRS data source: Can't use stored Windows credentials, “SharePoint does not use Windows authentication”

I'm running a single-server deployment of SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2014 with SSRS in SharePoint-integrated mode. When trying to set up a subscription for a new report, I get a popup saying: ...
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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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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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SharePoint authentication in external page

We have a webapp, which is hosted on a normal IIS. Our client wants to host the webapp in a SharePoint page. This is how the page roughly looks: <sharepoint site> <div> <...
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Authenticating against Office 365 SharePoint Online from an asp.net page in Azure

I would like to authenticate against my SharePoint Online from my asp.net webpage in Azure. What are the steps to get this started? Will this be via the client model? Has anyone done this ...
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ADFS error in SharePoint Hosted App on On-Premise SharePoint

I have developed a SharePoint Hosted App for a customer. For development I used SharePoint Online, the customer system is an on-premise SharePoint 2013. Now I deployed the .app-file on the customers ...
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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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Get FedAuth when authenticating to SharePoint Online via Office 365 from a remote website

I have a .NET website that allows viewing files located in SharePoint Online, among other clouds. So far we used asked the users for the SharePoint site address, the username and the password in order ...
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SharePoint Online Authentication (Wave 15, non-.NET Code)

For those who are unaware, it was possible to authenticate to SharePoint Online by sending an OASIS SAML token with credentials to login.microsoftonline.com/extSTS.srf and you'd get back a security ...
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Combine AD and ADFS Authentication in Sharepoint

we have a sharepoint farm where we would like to use AD authentication in conjunction with ADFS authentication. The ADFS and AD-Authentication work both (on different AAMs). What i want to accomplish:...
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Use CMIS endpoint via tool or script? (no human web login step)

I am trying to access a Rackspace-hosted SharePoint 2013 Demo site via CMIS. Unfortunately, I get this error: I am sure the CMIS URL is correct, because I receive an app:service XML file when I ...
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Web service authentication in SharePoint Office 365 compared to SharePoint BPOS?

On our public web site we have forms users can use to insert data into lists on our SharePoint BPOS site. We use the web services (authentication/lists) to do this and the piece of code to ...
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People Picker for AD LDS FBA

I have set up a test system to evaluate the use of AD LDS in an extranet scenario. I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with Sharepoint 2010 SP1 installed. This machine is joined to an AD domain, and has ...
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SharePoint caching and how to ignore it

I am new to SharePoint so I may be asking a very simple question. We have a webservice in java which accepts a username and password and using these crendentials it hits SharePoint (using ntlm ...
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SQL Reporting Services in SharePoint Mode Prompts for Login

Scenario: We currently have SQL Reporting Services 2008 R2 in a scale-out deployment on two servers. SSRS is configured in SharePoint integrated mode with our SharePoint 2010 servers (configured with ...
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Using SharePoint via Office Hub on Windows Phone 7

What settings are required to connect to SharePoint via the Office Hub on Windows Phone 7? I've heard so many contradictory things that I have no idea what it takes. Is it using claims auth? classic ...