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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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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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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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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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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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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SPSecurityTokenService.Issue() failed: System.ArgumentException: Cannot get Membership Provider with name xxxxx

Really need help with this issue. I've been struggling for about 4 hours today with this issue and no luck.. Tried everything and every article out there but obviously missed something. Here's the ...
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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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FBA + Ldap Authentication: Email as the username

I have a web application configured with FBA and LDAP. It working as expected and users are able to login but they have to use their username not email address. What changes do I need to make to allow ...
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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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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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WCF service in claims-enabled SharePoint app

I have a WCF service hosted in a Claims-enabled SharePoint 2010 webapp. Using wsHttpBinding I can get a console client to use Windows (Kerberos) authentication against the service. Within the ...
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How to troubleshoot Active Directory powered FBA

I'm just learning the basics of Sharepoint and I've set up a test instance of Sharepoint Foundation 2013 in a virtual machine running Windows Server 2012. (I followed ...
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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 ...
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How to work with SharePoint Roles Claim?

I'm working with a Claims-base authentication and I'm wondering what kind of roles I can put for a Claim of the type: http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/claims/role
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Getting the exception: “Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object” when calling SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup()

When calling the method: Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities.SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup(SPWeb web, String input, Int32 maxCount, Boolean& reachedMaxCount) I get the following stack trace: ...
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Users added to AD group that has permission to site don't get permission

The SP Visitors group has an AD group with permissions. Users that already existed in the group when it was added have permissions but users that are added to the AD group afterwards don’t have ...
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Sharepoint 2010 windows authentication via login form (2 textboxes for username and password)

are there anyways to use a login form with a textbox for username and another one for password to authenticate a user with windows authentication ? like the image below, i want to use a login form ...
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Claims Authentication Unexpected Error in Developer Dashboard

The error below is listed in the developer dashboard in our environments. We have recently changed to claims authentication. The contentdatabase has been converted from classical authentication. We ...
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Claim Based authentication on SharePoint 2013 and “Integrated Security”

I have a problem with a SharePoint 2010 application that now runs on SharePoint 2013. The application has been converted and seems to have no problem "from a code" point of view. The problem comes ...
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Claims Based Application Not redirecting to STS

I have setup my Claims Based application along with my STS. I have setup the STS as the token issuer in the Powershell. I can view the STS and everything in the browser, but when I try to go to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 mixed mode authentication custom login

I've configured 2 zones in sharepoint 2013. Both zones are configured to use NTLM and FBA authentication in order to have full availability of all users in the people picker. My extranet zone (FBA) ...
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Custom Claim Provider - What is the fix for “Error loading the claim provider assembly”?

I have implemented a custom SPClaimProvider that is doing claims augmentation in the FillClaimsForEntity method. I have packaged this as a SharePoint feature and deploy it in a WSP. I am trying to ...
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How can I add Windows Live ID users to my site, by their email addresses

I've managed to register new Trusted Identity Provider on my farm, and I'm using Azure ACS as the provider. I have no issues adding yahoo and gmail users by their email addresses, but if I add a WLID ...
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Moss 2007 to 2010 Windows auth to claims

I've inherited a site that was seemingly upgraded from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and part of that upgrade included a change from Windows based Auth to Claims. Now in the user profile service, I ...
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Can SharePoint 2010 be used to authenticate external web form?

I am tasked at creating a SSO solution. I have webform on a.example.com, SharePoint on b.example.com. SharePoint uses claims based auth, and uses ADFS as the idP. Can the claims based webform use the ...
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HTTP 500 Internal Server Error in newly built SP 2013 farms

We have multiple new SharePoint 2013 farms built on Windows Server 2012 with a fairly standard, out of the box build. On all of these servers, we frequently get HTTP 500 Internal Server Errors. This ...
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Claim Based Authentication: Using Windows Authentication, but gathering user roles from SQL Database

I am currently tasked with planning authentication for a new SharePoint 2013 site. My goal is to allow users to sign on using Windows Authentication, however once they login I would like to query a ...
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OPTIONS on claims-based 2013 site throws Error.aspx when not authenticated

I have a claims-based SharePoint 2013 site that is using a custom logon page and supports multiple authentication methods. In general, things are working as expected. Users can sign-in, access ...
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Can I have FBA using .NET SQL Membership provider & AD using 2 custom log in pages?

I am quite new in this area and I need your advice. I have created a custom log in page using .NET SQL authentication. It works fine. Whereas, for windows (AD) authentication the traditional pop up ...
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Claims Based Authentication- Windows Explorer Mode only works after installing SharePoint Designer on the client

I have a situation where users recieve the following error when trying to view a library/list in Explorer Mode: Your client does not support opening this list with Windows Explorer. We have ...
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Custom service application - error when trying to use claims authentication

I have been working on creating a custom service application (in SharePoint 2010) based on the walkthrough provided here. I'm completely new to service applications, using claims authentication, and ...
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User Profile Information in InfoPath 2013 using Claims Based Authentication

When attempting to retrieve User Profile Information within InfoPath 2013 using the User Profile Service Web Service (GetUserProfileByName) under Claims Based Authentication, I am getting the expected ...
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Can you use Anonymous Access on Host Named Site Collections in a Claims Based Web Application?

We have a Claims Based Web Application which hosts various Host Named Site Collections. One of these sites requires Anonymous Access. I have applied AA to the Web Application and activated it on the ...
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Access Denied on Subsite set to anonymous access on Claim based sp2010 web application

I have a claims enabled sharepoint 2010 web application and set to anonymous access for entire site in central admin. Site collection is NOT set to anonymous access. I have created a subsite with ...
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Item level permissions based on claim values

is it possible to have a SharePoint group that is based on a claim? i.e, I have an ADFS enabled site. One of the claim descriptions http://temp.org/Country has values like US, UK, India, etc.. Is ...
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FBA SharePoint 2010 and login in Word

I have tried to get into Claim based authentication using FBA as with AspNetSqlRoleProvider and AspNetSqlMembershipProvider, I got it up and running. But there is one issue I can't get my head around. ...
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Upgrade to CBA after 2010 to 2013 Migration

I'm in the process of upgrading an Intranet publishing site from 2010 to 2013. I have the new 2-server farm up and running. My next step is to detach/attach the 2010 databases to the new 2013 ...
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Login with facebook in SharePoint

How to login in SharePoint site with facebook login. i follow the steps from this site. http://ovaismehboob.wordpress.com/2011/09/07/configuring-facebook-authentication-in-sharepoint-2010/ but there ...