Claims-based identity is a common way for applications to acquire the identity information they need about users inside their organization, in other organizations, and on the Internet. It also provides a consistent approach for applications running on-premises or in the cloud.

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C# - Creating new SharePoint user in .Net Membership provider

I have an external-facing SharePoint site that uses a .Net membership database to house claims user accounts. I'm attempting to build a solution in C# that creates a new user account in the database ...
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How to force sharepoint to stop returning search results for defunct claims provider?

I had installed a custom claims provider, and used it to search for and add some users via the claims picker. Now, I have removed the claims provider, and via powershell, removed the corresponding ...
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SharePoint 2013 Facebook authentication without ACS

Since ACS is getting deprecated and in SharePoint 2010, we used to be able to create STS project using visual studio 2010. I'm trying to achieve the same (Logging in using Facebook) in SharePoint ...
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Configure claims-based authentication for a form-based web application in SharePoint 2013 through ADFS 2.0?

My customer, Fabrikam, is half-owned by Contoso and has an AD of its own. There are trust setup between Contoso AD and Fabrikam AD. The users of Contoso access the web application using form-based ...
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Use both claims and classic authentication in the same web application SharePoint 2010

We have a webapplication that uses claims authentication. We want to alternate between claims and classic authentication, depending on the user location, Ip, gps coordnates, etc. Is it possible to ...
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How do I access the logged in user from a sharepoint webpart?

I have a Sharepoint site that uses Forms Based Authentication. I would like to discover the last password updated date and the creation, for the purpose of discovering whether they have changed their ...
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Search does not return results

We're using claims and securing site collections using the claims in SP2013. Security-wise, everything works as expected. We crawl the content and it appears the sites are in the index. We issue a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 External Login

I have to login users in a SharePoint publishing site, using an external site which provides me this: The steps are: User wants to login, I redirect them to an external site.(ex: ...
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How to expire FedAuth cookie at end of session when using trused identity provider

I've setup a custom trusted identity provider. It logs the user into SharePoint just fine - however, the problem is that user stays logged in even after a browser restart. The trusted identity ...
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Combining claims for authorization

I have a question about claims based authentication. I have setup a webapp with claims and the claims are populated. Both authentication as well as authorization are working. But suppose my user has ...
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Migrating code from windows authentication application to claims authentication

I have two applications one using windows authentication, and the other using claims authentication, the purpose of the following code is to edit some information of the user's profile. Basically in ...
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Mixing FBA and custom STS - is it possible to have single user instead of two?

I have a custom membership provider and plenty of FBA users with assigned groups. Now for example I have a user i:0#.f|fba|user1 and he belongs to three groups (Group1, Group2, Group3). I've ...
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Impersonate SPUser to access Exchange.asmx from SharePoint 2013

We are trying to extract the number of unread emails from current users inbox in Exchange 2007 SP1. Since we are using SharePoint 2013, we are using Claims authentication. The problem now is: How to ...
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Mapping IdentifierClaim to field, that is not email

Although there are tons of information about this, I could not find single place, where it would be described how it actually works. Situation is this, in WSS 3.0 we were using external user id ...
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The issuer of the token is not a trusted issuer

I'm trying to solve this issue for a while without luck, may be someone with more Sharepoint experience will be able to pinpoint my issue. Exception stacktrace in Sharepoint logs looks like this: ...
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SharePoint 2013 “search by path” or “search this site” with claims show no results

My Problem: I cant use the Managed Attribute "Path" to search in a defined SiteCollection or Website or something else. And the "Search this Site" field on each site dosen't work too. I've resetet ...
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Access denied for Users after database migration from SP2010 to SP2013

After content DB migration from SP2010 to SP2013, a number of users who has permission to access cannot access to the SharePoint 2013 site. The error message given is "Access Denied". I have confirmed ...
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How to authenticate users in MS Dynamics database with SharePoint

I have this scenario where i need to authenticate some external with SharePoint. These users are stored in MS Dynamics database. After some searching, i found that there are two ways to implement it - ...
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Are there other SharePoint 2013 services that require classic authentication?

Reading Crawler authentication in SharePoint 2013 for STS based external website I found that NTLM is still required in SharePoint 2013 for Search Crawls. Are there other services that still require ...
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Token life time and expiration

Can I get a good explanation of following terms: WindowsTokenLifetime ServiceTokenLifetime LogonTokenCacheExpirationWindow ServiceTokenCacheExpirationWindow What does WindowsTokenLifetime minus ...
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People.asmx SearchPrincipals returns multiple values

I am using SearchPrincipals function from webservice People.asmx to know the UserInfoId and display name corresponding to any user by providing domain\login names. In SharePoint 2007 I am getting ...
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How to dynamically set credentials when calling a REST web service with code in Infopath

Our SharePoint is configured to use Claims Based Authentication. We want authenticated users in SharePoint to fill a form and some fields will be automatically filled with their personal data. We ...
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AppOnlyPolicy track originating user

On the SharePoint side, is it possible somehow to track the user that originates the request from the remote server when using the AppOnlyPolicy?
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New-SPSite - Could not find user when using SAML Claims

I have a Host Header web application https://example.com (SharePoint 2013) where users will login from ADFS using SAML Claims. I am in the process of provisioning multiple site collections for ...
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How can I authenticate SharePoint REST calls from Android App?

I have a website that is built using SharePoint Foundation 2013.I have a number of list and libraries there. For Example: I need to develop a android application to show the SharePoint List ...
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Change method of granting permission with claims based

Our SharePoint site has claims based authentication right now and we want to change the default method of granting permissions. Whenever a new user is added all related permissions should be adjusted ...
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Passing a Kerberos Ticket to a web service

I'm trying to pass a Kerberos ticket onto a webservice through a custom webpart. The webservice is a WCF service, but it is a 3rd party web service that is not claims-aware. The web service doesn't ...
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Authenticate SharePoint user to cloud hosted application (Claims based authentication)

We are new to SharePoint application development (for 2013) and I had some questions I wanted some clarification around: Question 1: Our app is a provider hosted app which has it's own ...
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Is the only supported way to convert users to claims using a web application?

According to Microsoft documentation, Migrate from classic-mode to claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013, the way to upgrade a classic-authenticated users would be to attach a database to a ...
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Store Forms Claims when using ADFS (SAML)

I have a number of different software packages where I require a SSO experience. I've rolled out ADFS between all these applications and SharePoint 2013 and it is working well. I am now facing an ...
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Unable to connect to AD using LDAP

I am not able to authenticate a user by using LDAP authentication membership provider. Have gone through a lot of resources online. Currently using the below provider in the config file of the web ...
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ASP.NET Identity (2.0) with Sharepoint

I have been searching around for information about using the new ASP.NET Identity 2.0 with SharePoint, but not much luck... Anyone succeeded setting it up?
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SP2013 SOAP uri scheme not valid

I want to connect to SharePont through SOAP and Claims authentification. When I try my code I got the message: URI scheme 'http' give is not valid ; Scheme 'https' was expected. App.config: ...
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InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint 2013 Claims Based

I cant get InfoPath 2010 to auto populate current user in SharePoint 2013, It keeps populating service account. I know this has to do with claims based auth but I can't see any reasonably workaround ...
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People Picker - Disable Automatic Resolution of Claims

So according to TechNet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg602078(v=office.15).aspx) By default, when you use SAML token-based authentication, all queries entered in the text box are ...
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Add Custom Claim

I currently have a SharePoint 2013 Web Application using Claims and FBA, once the user logs in I can see the ClaimsIdentity object, and in there is the Claims collection. How would I go about adding a ...
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Can I use claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013 without ADFS?

Is it possible to use claims-based (Windows) authentication in SharePoint 2013 without having ADFS installed?
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EntityData in PeoplePicker in Claims mode

We've switched to claim based authentication (Windows + FBA on the same web application in the same zone) and something strange happens with peoplepicker.EntityData dictionary. Before claims (in ...
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WebApplication MigrateUsers Breaks Created [Me] Filter

Good morning, We're migrating content from 2010 to 2013 - specifically using Export-SPWeb and Import-SPWeb from a temporary-mounted Web Application - and bringing it into an existing site collection ...
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Item creation with programmatically created user takes too much time

I need help with a strange problem with creating a user with Sharepoint 2010 foundation using the api. I use form based authentication with claims. I have defined a custom membership but no ...
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Assign permissions to user defined Roles defined in the database using custom provider in Sharepoint 2010

I use the asp.net membership and role provider as described in the http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/gg252020(v=office.14).aspx It all works fine i am able to see the user "admin1" as ...
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Connect to SPFarm SharePoint 2010

I want to create a function to connect to SPFarm SharePoint2010 with a login and password ,I knowed that it use NTLM authentification ,do I need credential connection ? is there any PowerShell ...
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STS Configuration: Local Login Provider is missing it's signing certificate

One of our Sharepoint farms is stuck on "User Profile Synchronization Service" Starting Any idea how to give a signing certificate to "Local Login Provider"? other errors in ULS: 04/04/2014 ...
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How to create a claims aware custom WCF service for SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint 2010 instance that is Claims enabled (ADFS). I am creating a WCF service that I need to deploy to SharePoint's _vti_bin directory. How do I make this WCF service claims aware? ...
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People Picker in Infopath Forms acting Strange

Using an upgraded site collection (from 2010) in SharePoint Server 2013, we get inconsistent name resolution behavior inside of an infopath form surfaced by infopath forms services. The environment ...
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For a Claims ID, does an issuer have consistent claim encoding?

I've read that a claim consists of Claim Type, Claim Value Type, Provider, Name of Original Issuer and Claim Value. Except for Claim Value, does the other parts all remain consistent given the same ...
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Access programmatically to SharePoint 2013 Online REST Web Services from Windows 8.1 Application

I have a problem in connecting to SharePoint online from the Windows 8.1 Application. My goal is quite simple: Connect to SharePoint Retrieve the List of Lists Get Items from a List I have tried ...
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What's the best authentication method if client won't give us access to their internal AD?

I have a provincial government client who we're deploying a SharePoint 2013 Standard farm. Because we're a 3rd party consultant they are reluctant to expose their AD and allow us to ADFS single-sign ...
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Windows Phone cannot play video in media webpart

Here is what I try to do: Place a video file (mp4, approx. 10 MB) in an asset library Place a media web part on a page and reference the video file Open the video file with windows phone 8 ...
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Realm for SharePoint Claims based auth

I have a SharePoint web site that use an Issuer Provider for SAML. When I create a new SharePoint Web Application the /_trust folder is created in IIS. So, I guess that /_trust/default.aspx could be ...