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

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Open office document pops up login dialog

We have a problem with opening Office documents where some users get a login dialog and others don't. If the user press Cancel the dialog disappears and the document is opened properly. If the enter ...
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how to open a sharepoint page by providing the user credentials explicitly

I want to open a native SharePoint 2010 page from my application (for example the Edit Properties page of a document) without the need to enter username/password, but instead to authenticate silently ...
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Success Audit spamming event log

I have set up a standard MOSS installation using forms authentication with NTLM. I have noticed that there are a lot of audit success events in the windows event log is this normal? It makes it very ...
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Problem when using 'sign in as a different user'.

I have a standard website (one Web Application and one Site Collection) with some custom pages and webparts. The issue I'm having is that when I try to switch users, using the "Sign In As a Different ...
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All apps downloaded from Office Store require username and password to view

I've successfully setup Sharepoint's Office Store, and have begun testing some of the app that can be downloaded for Sharepoint from the App Store. These apps download successful and function ...
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Click back button after logout and the application should not be browsed again

I am currently using SAML token authentication for one of our clients. When I click log-out the session is getting cleared , everything works fine. But when I click the browser back button I can still ...
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Double authentication cross browser support

I have the typical Sharepoint 2013 setup with a sharepoint.domain.com as the primary web application and a my.sharepoint.domain.com application for the user my sites. I'd like to have the users be ...
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Picture manager not opening up after authentication during multi upload in images library

While trying to upload multiple images in a picture/image library, i am getting authentication popup, after which the picture manager doesn't open up. This is happening to many users. What could be ...
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Update User Profile Property When User First Visits Site

Is there a way to automatically set the value of a User Profile property right when the user first visits a SharePoint site -regardless of what page they load first? I'm kind of looking for the ...
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Remote web application accessing SharePoint with current user's credentials

Can we access SharePoint from a remote application with current user's credentials when user opens a remote page which has server-side CSOM user opens a remote page which has a server-side WCF ...
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Metro style app login to SharePoint

I have a metro style app based on the metro style web browser (http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/windowsapps/Metro-Style-Web-Browser-ecde9a6d) In this browser I navigate to a page on a SharePoint site: ...
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Identify user Authentication provider - FBA vs Domain

I have a SharePoint website configured to use both Windows (AD) Authentication and SQL Authentication with Forms based authentication.. I want to query all Form Based Authentication users.. Is there ...
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OAuth Authentication & Azure

I'm new to SharePoint development and using Office 365 SharePoint 2013. We need to replace our AD cloud based authentication servers with OAuth authentication. Am I correct in thinking that our SP ...
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Getting SAML Token from SharePoint

I have a SharePoint running on SAML security and I'm creating a SharePoint web part to interact with an external system (kind of connector), the communacation is made using SOAP Web Services, to ...
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Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown

I'm on 2010 Sharepoint. some users get the error when they're logged in with "remember me" checked and being inactive for more than 2 days. we have the cookies set to expires after 2 days and it ...
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Programatically adding All Authenticated Users

I want to give all authenticated users read access to a list (that stores some configuration for a feature). "All Authenticated Users" is a special concept in SharePoint, but the implementation ...
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workflow consuming WCF Service in https - First Call takes too much time

I have a State machine Workflow that consumes a WCF Service in https (Basic Authentication, security mode transport). It works fine in our test environment, but it had problem in the integration ...
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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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Embedding an existing web service inside a SharePoint iframe and passing in the Authenticated user

Apologies if this doesn't really fit here, but I think I'm in that situation where I'm pretty sure the info is out there, but I just don't know what to search for to find it. What I'm looking to do ...
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Sharepoint - SAML Authentication

I have a Sharepoint web application running on SAML security (based on user e-mail). I have a problem with one user that is not managing to log-in. Basically the IT admin, have done a mistake and have ...
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Disable Anonymous Authentication results in Access denied/401 on root site

I disabled the anonymous access in IIS 8 / Authentication hosting SharePoint 2013. Now when I browse to http://sharepoint13/ I get a "This page has not been shared with you". When I browse to ...
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Cannot call CreateSite with dual-zone authentication enabled

I have a web application set up with two extended zones (Default/Internet and Intranet). The default zone uses claims authentication (for external users) and the intranet zone uses windows auth. When ...
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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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FBA with AD provider and Windows Authentication not the same user?

is there a way that my FBA (ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider) logged user like jo@xxx.com and the Windows Authentication user jo@xxx.com became the same user (meaning they have the same user id) and ...
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Login anonymous user with username and password by code on a SharePoint main page

I have a custom usercontrol to logon users. My Authentication setting: Authentication Type: Windows Enabled anonymous access IIS Authentication Setting: Basic authentication Now is the question ...
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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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SAML authentication not working properly for the roles

I am facing an issue regarding the authentication in SP 2010. The scenario is below: WindowsTokenLifetime, FormsTokenLifetime and ServiceTokenLifetime are set to 365 days. Login with the user on ...
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SharePoint 2010 Claims to Classic PowerShell help

I have a client requirement to move from Classic to Claims. I'm currently utilizing some PowerShell from http://derekmartin.org/archives/701 $webApp = $farm = get-SPFarm $wa = get-SPWebApplication ...
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Repeated login prompts and being logged in as another user?

When visiting the root site, users are repeatedly prompted to login. After many prompts, a partial page will begin to display. If more than 1 user is attempting to login in the above fashion, another ...
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WSS 3 and external web site authorization : How to know if user is logged in

I am not common with ISS and SharePoint technologies ... I'll try to explain what I need to do. There is a web site (call it Site A) running under ISS 6.0 and SharePoint in a Window Server 2003 with ...
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SharePoint BCS with SOAP web service using custom authentication

I'm very new to using BCS in SharePoint 2010. I'm not really sure how to go about my problem or if it's even possible without coding a custom solution in Visual Studio using .NET. I have a SOAP web ...
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Authentication in a webpart return a Null Exception

I'm trying to make a authentication WebPart. For this, i used tghios tutorial: ...
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AD FS. SPWeb.EnsureUser exception on AD user

We use ADFS and have a problem. The PeoplePicker find users and show a string such as: "UserDisplayName [Active Directory]". But the page throws the following error: ...
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How can I authenticate to BPOS SharePoint using JavaScript

Does anyone know where I can find resources explaining how I can authenticate towards BPOS SharePoint using javascript? I have managed to authenticate with Office365 building on the scripts of lstak, ...
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Limit login attempts to a SharePoint server to a single OU

The setup: Several SharePoint 2010 Foundation web applications, each on individual servers. Default SharePoint authentication mechanism in use Single Active Directory Domain controls user ...
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Authentication pop-ups not working

the authentication pop ups for opening documents in sharepoint site is not functioning the way it is expected to behave, rather it opens automatically without authentication.. For security reasons i ...
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Transparent Login through URL containing Username & Password - Possible?

Is it possible to create a URL, containing the domain, username and password, to login to a Sharepoint website, much like is possible with vanilla HTTP authentication? I have tried a URL in the ...
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How to clea Authentication Cache from browser to custom signout sharepoint page completly

This code I have using to clear the cache so that it has automatically sign-out from SharePoint site and it has to prompt the authentication dialog to login again. function _spBodyOnLoad() { ...
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MSOLAPSvc.3 service missing from kerberos delegation

I'm trying to configure PerformancePoint using this article and Analysis Services is running and configured on that box, but the constrained delegation won't let me choose the MSOLAPSvc.3 service ...
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Authentication - multiple web domains

We use claims based authentication and have one application running, say www.abc.com This application authenticates against AD via claimns provider. We would like to deploy another web site: ...
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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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Web service authentication in SharePoint 2003 secured with OpenSSO

The past recently caught up me in the form of an old client still running SharePoint 2003. They have for political reasons chosen to secure all their systems with Oracle OpenSSO and that includes ...
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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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Logging in with Windows Identity Foundation

Is it possible to log a user programmatically with Windows Identity Foundation regardless of the authentication scheme used on SharePoint (claims / forms)? Thanks.
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SPClaimsAuthMembershipProvider returns only aspnetdb users - WHY?

If I use : MembershipProvider membership = Membership.Providers["AspNetSqlMembershipProvider"]; MembershipUserCollection msc = membership.GetAllUsers(0, 200000, out totalnumber); I got all userS ...
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Microsoft Search Server express 2010 Not crawling pages with forms authentication

I can't configure search server to use forms authentication during crawling. I have created crawl rule and set form credentials there with no errors. But during crawl Search server is still considered ...
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Basic authentification only for a specific listening ip address?

One of my customer has a requirement which is to allow basic authentication because a outdated SSO and reverse proxy tool (changing this is not an option today). This is true for external access (both ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Production Server, can't authenticate against my site

If I visit the address: http://localhost:8260 I can browse my site without any problems. If I try http://machineName:8260 I get prompted to login, and my credentials don't work. Any ideas on how ...
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Why do I get a 401 error when calling a WCF service from a web part?

I have a SharePoint 2010 web part and WCF service deployed to a web application using Kerberos authentication. The service was developed based on the walkthrough from MSDN with the only difference ...