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

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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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After a farm restore, going to web application shows Sign In, Select credentials page

I have a scratch SharePoint farm to use for testing and experimenting. I used Wrox's "Professional SharePoint 2013 Administration" to set up the farm. I did a farm backup using the Central ...
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Multi-factor authentication enabled Office 365 site

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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SSO between Sharepoint 2013 and another asp.net website using asp.membership provider form authentication

I have been trying to setup authentication between SharePoint and another asp website. SharePoint has been setup to use FBA membership provider, the same database used by the asp.net website. The ...
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Host low-trust app on IIS Website for SharePoint Online

I'm working on a thesis regarding SharePoint Online and apps. I thought it is possible to deploy a low-trust app to a local IIS website and make in accessible from SharePoint Online. However, I can't ...
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Using Authentication.asmx Login gives HTTP 500 error

I try to login to SharePoint 2010 via Authentication.asmx service from native C++ application and get HTTP 500 response.I saw HTTP 500 before in case of malformed SOAP request but what's wrong with it ...
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HTTP 403 Forbidden on SOAP calls

When I do some calls to SOAP services to SharePoint 2010 site (e.g. CopyIntoItemsLocal from Copy.asmx or CheckInFile from Lists.asmx) I get HTTP 403 Forbidden. I suspect this is somehow requires ...
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SharePoint redirects me to non-existent Account/Login page

I'm running into a weird situation. I have two web applications, both using Windows Authentication. They are both using the default login page, both disallow anonymous access, no other special ...
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SharePoint 2010 javascript file Access Denied

The sharepoint web site returns content of the sp.core.js file correctly, when accessing the server by computer name, but when using network IP address, the 401.2 Access is denied error is returned. ...
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Different URLS for different auth providers, under one web application and site collection

We have a single site collection setup within a web application. The site collection has one top-level site, and the setup has one content database. The application is using Forms authentication for ...
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Office 365 Authorization without login

I am developing a Mobile app which sends data to SharePoint list (SharePoint Online, Office 365). The users of the app should be able to save data in the list silently, without logging. Is this ...
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Sharepoint app REST Authorization Header

I have developed a Sharepoint app that I installed on my sharepoint site for testing. I filled it with data and now I want to run REST queries on my app with Postman in Chrome. Once I am logged in to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Restricting Non-Synchronised Users in 2013

Scenario We have two synchronisation connections. One uses windows synchronisation and syncs an "Internal" OU group. The other uses forms authentication and syncs an "External" OU Group. This ...
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Forms Based Authentication Sharepoint 2013 Application Forbidden error 403

I am making a Provider-hosted application for SharePoint 2013. I debug this application on a Development Collection with both Windows Authentication and FBA (Form Based Authentication) activated. I ...
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MSIS7042: The same client browser session has made '6' requests in the last '10' seconds. Contact your administrator for details

I have sharepoint application using the ADFS authentication provider . Intermittently i am receiving the below error when trying to login to my application. ...
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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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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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How to allow only part of AD users sign in sharepoint?

We have a SP2013 farm using windows authentication. On the AD there are 10,000 user accounts and we have no edit permission on AD. (Hence, I cannot setup any group there) As the Sharepoint admin I ...
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Authentication between SharePoint O365 and external OData web service

We are using SharePoint Online (O365) with ADFS. We are also building an on-premise OData web service to provide data into the cloud as an External Content Type. We understand generally how to use ...
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How to change SQL Authentication to Windows Authentication in BDC Sharepoint 2007

Sharepoint 2007 Created a BDC Access SQL Server as following Authentication Mode: Passthrough DBACcessProvider: sqlserver Integrated Security: empty User Name: username Password: password This is ...
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Sharepoint Kerberos and… search?

I'm troubleshooting some kerberos issues with Sharepoint and turned on kerberos logging. I'm getting - +++ A Kerberos Error Message was received: on logon session Client Time: Server Time: ...
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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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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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Using 'Call HTTP Web Service' activity to call WCF service hosted on SP site with authentication

Hell guys, I have a WCF service deployed to SharePoint site exactly like in this tutorial - there is a .svc file deployed to ISAP folder (/_vti_bin virtual directory) and there is a class ...
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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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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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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 ...