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

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Lots of 401 status codes in IIS logs using Windows authentication

I'm seeing a lot of 401s in the IIS status logs. I know this is normal for windows authentication, but it seems like the authentication should be cached. For example, a user will get a 401 when ...
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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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Redirect authenticated users to a particular page

I have an anonymous access publishing site that has a 'Log In' link. I would like to redirect successfully authenticated users to a particular page. So, a user could be looking at any page on the ...
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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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Why does SharePoint not allow me to login to my test account?

I am trying to login to my testuser account through sign in as different user. This gives me an error message saying that it is I am unauthorized to view this page even though the account has read ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - NTLM or Kerberos

Would there be any situation where you would choose NTLM over Kerberos for a Sharepoint 2010 farm? The sites will use claims based auth, Internal users & content editors will authenticate against ...
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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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The Token Issuer is not a trusted issuer

When trying to deploy a custom STS (Functioning when used with a custom MVC app) I get the following error: `The Token Issuer is not a trusted issuer` It seems to be an issue with the certificates ...
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Using SharePoint Site across domains

We have a SharePoint site in a domain where most of the users are located. A few users are in a different domain. Is it possible to give these users access to the site? Does it require a trust ...
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SharePoint 2010 Claims

I've got a SharePoint portal configured to use Claims based authentication. I'm able to login using this, but each time I click a link within the portal, I'm redirected to the logon page. Any clues?
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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 ...
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SharePoint crawling - Windows authentication failing for STS4? [closed]

In a Sharepoint 2010 installation, we are trying to crawl the content of a small, single-node SharePoint installation. The crawling is partially successful. We are able to retrieve data delivered from ...
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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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Why do I get different themes logged in as an authenticated user versus anonymous?

Any ideas why when I change the theme of a site and log in as an authenticated user that it is not the same when I go back to the site as an anonymous user? Basically one site is showing up with 2 ...
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What to watch out for developing an HTTP Module in SharePoint 2007

Has anyone created a custom HTTP Module for SharePoint 2007? If yes, what should I watch out for? I need to add a course grain authentication check to SharePoint (can a user see this app), so I need ...
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Custom DB Access Issue

We have an issue in accessing custom a DB from a SharePoint custom webpart. When we try to access the custom DB from SharePoint webpart we are getting the error "Login Failed for User ...
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Authentication & Authorization in SharePoint 2007

User Steven has the Active Directory account however his profile is not yet populated into SSP User profiles. NT Authenticated users have the access permission on "Shared Documents - Document ...
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Using Claims Based Authentication to integrate with an ASP.Net application

I have been Googling a problem that I have with trying to integrate the web application that I am working on with SharePoint 2010. The web application is a wiki style tool that allows users to log ...
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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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Failed to apply web.config mods through central admin

Something serious has happened. 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 ...
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How to use Sharepoint web services? (esp. authentication)

I am trying to access list information on MOSS 2007 using web services. SppLists.ListsSoapClient proxy = new SurveyMerge.SppLists.ListsSoapClient(); proxy.ClientCredentials.Windows.AllowNtlm = true; ...
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Does SSL work with NTLM authentication?

Does SSL work with NTLM authentication? or should I go SSL with Kerberos? I am setting up an extranet farm and I need to use SSl. I have seen blogs that talk about SSL and Kereberos together. Can I ...
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How to set anonymous user as a specific user

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am wondering whether SharePoint has any means to set an anonymous ...
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Forms authentication login page issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. And I am developing using ASP.Net + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 on SharePoint Server 2007. I am developing a ...
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SSO authentication integration issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I need to implement SSO (Single Sign On feature) with another ...
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How to add the /_vti_bin/Admin.asmx webservice as a service reference in Visual Studio 2008

I'm trying to use the Admin webservice of SharePoint 2007 within a console application. So I add a new service reference to my project pointing to http://<central ...