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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Sharepoint Authentication Windows and Custom Login Form

We're trying to find a way to implement a rater tricky scenario. We want to create a web app with Claims Based Windows Authentication, so that in a machine in the local domain the authentication is ...
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Sharepoint anonymous user search results

We have two zones - Default is Claims based and Custom is NTLM - this one is used for crawling. My issue is that when I search under anonymous user - the protected content is returned, even though ...
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Search by Author: domain\user or email or Name and Surname?

I have a problem with search "by Author" in sharepoint 2010. I have 2 farms, one with Windows Auth and one with Claim Based... I have an application that has to work in the same way in each ...
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Claim Based, Seach and Custom Security Trimmer

I'm facing a problem betweek "claim passage", "token" and Search. Looking online this is a well known bug that everybody solves creating a custom security trimmer... My solution to the problem works ...
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Call SharePoint WCF web service protected by claims based authentication

I'm using SharePoint 2010 as a document store for a front-end .NET application. The SharePoint farm is using Claims Based Authentication. I want to call a WCF web service on the farm with a ...
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Enabling forms based authentication for existing Sharepoint Web Application

I have an site collection in a web application for which I need to enable forms based authentication (rather than using the standard Windows/AD authentication). I followed the rather good ...
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Custom People Picker ADFS by Claim Provider

I have a farm with claim based / ADFS configured.. I have some Web Services running on it and the "EnsureUser(domain\name)" doesn't work, as people picker do. I read a lot of stuff online, I try to ...
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Claim Based Authentication user LoginName and People Picker problem

I have a problem with People Picker in my claim based app: From People Picker finds many instance of the same user From Code EnsureUser(Domain\Name) doesn't work at all From Code EnsureUser(email) ...
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Converted site from claims back to Windows auth - accesss denied

We attempted to convert a web app that was set up in claims back to NTLM/Windows auth. First we unchecked the claims provider in the web app properties in CA. We realized we were still getting claims ...
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AuthenticateFormsUser with no password

I believe in SharePoint 2007 you could authenticate a user programatically (without a password) using something like this: FormsAuthentication.RedirectFromLoginPage(username, false); In SharePoint ...
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Claims/Forms Auth and Secure Store - good use?

I have a need to provide single sign on capabilities within the same enterprise - meaning sometimes I'll need access to the user's name and password. A few examples: SSO to OWA (forms based) SSO ...
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Sharing authentication ticket between apps in different subdomains

I'm working with a SharePoint farm that has one content web application and one My Sites web application. The apps are configured for clamis-based authentication using a combination of OpenSSO and ...
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Creating a custom authentication provider for SharePoint 2010

I am trying to implement the "best" solution for a custom authentication mechanism in a SharePoint 2010 Extranet site. Here is how I would define "best": Does not require purchasing additional ...
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How to detect if my code is running inside SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges

Is there a way to detect if my code is running inside SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges? class Foo { public static void Bar() { if (CODE_RUNS_ELEVATED) { Debug.WriteLine("You ...
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Claims auth + LDAP user display setting in SharePoint

I have a claims auth site setup right now with both Windows & Forms. Providers are configured for LDAP auth. This works without an issue. I want users to be able to sign in to SharePoint using ...
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What are _formsweb.config files? SP2010 Claims [Access Denied]

I'm hoping someone will have experience with this. I'm stumped! I have two SharePoint 2010 (Enterprise) farms: development and production. Each farm has 3 servers: SPSQL-Dev, SPSQL-Prod ...
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How to Client Side connect to Sharepoint 2010 with claim based auth

I had to create an application which connects to Sharepoint. The interested Sharepoint Application is set to work ONLY with claim based Authentication, so I cannot use the classic: NetworkCredential ...
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Forms Based Authentication Users in the SharePoint 2010 People Picker Not Working

I Created custom login page . I use this code for login if (Membership.ValidateUser(Username.Text, Password.Text)) { SecurityToken tk = SPSecurityContext.SecurityTokenForFormsAuthentication( ...
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How do find web config file of Claims Based authentication?

I want Configuring claims and forms based authentication for use with an LDAP provider in SharePoint 2010. I change webcomfig file of : 1.Adjust the web.config of the Central Administration site ...
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What set for ASP.NET Membership provider name in forms based authentication?

I want created a custom login page . I set Claims Based Authentication my site . When i Enable Forms Based Authentication (FBA) , what value set for : ASP.NET Membership provider name ASP.NET Role ...
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ADFS, people picker and custom claims provider

I read article of Steve Peshka here which points that we have to develop custom claims provider in order to override pepole searching using people picker in SP2010. I have two questions regarding ...
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Ideal way to Secure Custom Application

We are developing an application which is going to do some CRUD operations for a couple lists and offer our customers to download files. We are using REST services as well as Sharepoint Web Services. ...
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Claim Based Authentication - Object Model and Impact on existing Web Service

I have a farm in which is installed Sharepoint 2010 Foundation. On my principal app I have installed a web application that accepts windows authentication. On that application I installed my Web ...
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How to Add user for form authentication in sharepoint 2010?

I confirgured the form authentication. but i am not able to create the users for login using form authentication . When i want add user in the Policy for Web Application, I search User , Noticeable ...
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Error: Access Denied in Claims Authentication, Custom Login Form

I created a web application Claims Authentication. I want create a custom login form. I use this link for create it. But when login it , I get error: Access Denied
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How we can change the existing Window Membership Provider to Claims Based Authentication in SharePoint 2010?

Will any one help me to tell how we can change the existing Membership Provider to claims based authentication. Thanks
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What is the practical limit for the quantity of entities listed in a claim based peoplepicker?

What is the practical limit for the quantity of entities listed in a claim based peoplepicker in SharePoint 2010? Is there a limit? We are trying to get a list of 200,000+ plus users to work in the ...
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Migrate from claims-based authentication to classic-mode sharepoint 2010

We are planning to change the authentication provider from claims-based authentication to classic windows mode. I am planning to do this by preserving the content databases and re-create the web-app ...
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Sharepoint - user can log in only from one computer

We are using claims based authentication and observing strange behavior - one user can log in only from one browser (computer). The second the same user logs in on second browser (computer) his ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - FBA provider count and iterate

My SP web application use FBA authentication (AD and aspnetSQLmembership providers). Requirement : I want the count of providers and display name for the provider.After that i want to check if user ...
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NullReferenceException on LogOut, LogInAsAnotherUser

After getting Kerberos working with Classic authentication, we're trying to switch to Kerberos & Claims-Based authentication. This seems to work with respect to logging in, but we get ...
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Extend Win Auth Webapp to use Forms Auth

Is it possible to extend an existing web application (configured to use classic mode authentication) to use claims authentication? When I try to extend the web app I don't see a option to pick ...
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Using Person field in Datasheet view with Claims/FBA

Is it possible to use a person field in datasheet view when the site is configured to use Claims/FBA? It's currently not working, when I click the field I get the usual dropdown but it has a check box ...
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Access Denied - While migrating classic to claims

I was following the below links to migrate my classic site to claims based. ...
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Self Service Create Site - Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

Requirement : Web Application "A" - App-pool account : acc1 - Classic Mode Authentication Web Application "B" - App-pool account : acc2 - Classic Mode Authentication Web Application "C" - App-pool ...
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FBA With SQL Membership Provider

I am working on, what it seems for the most part, a standard implementation of SharePoint 2010 to support internal and external authentication. Internal will be using traditional NTML Windows ...
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Claims-Based Authentication and User Provisioning

Been mulling something over with regards to CBA in 2010. Suppose that I have a trusted IdP. A user authenticates against the IdP and enters my SharePoint site for the first time. Unless the user ...
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Custom SPClaimProvider with Context Impersonation throwing exception

I have written a custom SPClaimProvider for my SharePoint 2010 site. It seemed to be working for couple of days and it started throwing exception whenever I elevate the privileges or user Context ...
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Sharepoint - user can log in only from one computer

We are using claims based authentication and observing strange behavior - one user can log in only from one browser. The moment the same user logs in from the second browser his session dies in the ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA InfoPath access denied to webservice

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application using Claims based authentication. Anonymous access enabled Windows authentication enabled, integrated Windows authentication, NTLM Forms Based ...
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Claims authentication with AD

I'm very new at this claims based authentication, and I just set up a sharepoint site with claims, with FBA access through a regular asp.net membership db. This works just fine. What I now need is ...
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User Profile Synchronisation to Multiple Domains

I cannot find a definitive trusted resource that specifies whether or not the FIMS service can sync with multiple domains. Has anyone got any good information on this? Also if we sync to an AD source ...
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Claims Based Authenticaion in 2010: Change UserAttributes

I have a custom claims provider which adds some claims from an external system (eg. Email, Fullname, etc.). This works fine, but i want to display the value from the fullname-claim on the top-right ...
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All Authenticated Users claim

I'm adding items to my list by powershell script. I need to fine-grain user permissions to added items. Code I'm using now: $claim = New-SPClaimsPrincipal -ClaimValue $role -ClaimType $ROLE_CLAIM ...
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Windows Live Authentication with Sharepoint Question

I have configured as CBA with Windows Live as instructed here: http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Post.aspx?id=562. I think I am very close. When I visit my site I am redirected to select authentication ...
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Unable to create site collection programmatically

This problem is somewhat related to this Creating a Site collection programmatically throws exception 0x80070005 question. I cannot create site collections programmatically in Claims-based ...
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Programmatically create MySites for Users with FBA

I am trying to create MySites for users programmatically but I am receiving the following error: My Site creation failure for user '' for site URL 'http://goaccel-app2:1000/sites/mysites/personal/'. ...
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Issue with Excel Services work book with Integrated Security but logged in from Claims auth

I am trying to use an embedded Excel work book within a SharePoint site. This workbook connects to SSAS using Integrated Security. It works correctly when I log in to SharePoint using windows ...
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RSS Viewer web part with claims based authentication through a proxy

When using the RSS viewer web part under classic authentication to get the web part to work through a proxy you would add the following to the web.config file. <system.net> ...
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Claims-based or classic authentication mode - how to figure out in a given SharePoint 2010 installation?

How do I figure out whether a web application in my SharePoint 2010 farm is using claims-based or classic authentication mode? I know that authentication provider (default zone) is Windows, but ...