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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
2k views

ADFS redirects to login screen when calling site via http web request

I have configured Sharepoint with ADFS (claims-based auth). There is another web site (probably on a different machine) that shall be shown in a web part - just like page viewer it is hosted in an ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Is SPContext.Current Supposed to Be null in Custom WCF Service?

Here is the scenario: Custom WCF Service deployed in SharePoint 2010 Site is using Claims Based authentication (FBA, NTLM) .svc is deployed to ISAPI in the hive Service is configured using custom ...
8
votes
2answers
2k views

Why is user name resolution displaying mydomain\user when using claims based authentication?

We have claims based authentication enabled on our SharePoint 2010 environment. None of the account display names are correct for users. I tried the solution listed here: Inconsistent user names in ...
8
votes
1answer
2k views

Claims and ADFS - EnsureUser throws SPException on user who exists

I have setup a web app in SP2010 with ADFS and NTLM authentication enabled. We have code that runs SPUser.EnsureUser() that fails looking up a user account that exists in the hidden user list ...
10
votes
3answers
16k views

Why is GetUserProfileByName from InfoPath Forms Services with claims authentication failing?

I have a web application with an ADFS 2.0 trusted identity provider, and it's the only authentication provider. When I login, SharePoint correctly associates me with the my stored profile, but calls ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Configure ADFS with Windows Authentication

I created an integration of an existing product that shows reports in web, comparable to Reporting Services. This product needs Windows Authentication or Kerberos/ asp.net impersonation to access ...
8
votes
1answer
6k views

Override _layouts/Authenticate.aspx for claims based authentication (LiveID)

I've configured claims-based authentication using Windows Live ID. In Microsoft service manager the default return URL is as in WS-Federation specification: https://domain.com/_trust/default.aspx ...
1
vote
1answer
187 views

Claims based authentication and adding users

I set up claims based authentication on one of our web applications. It works with forms authentication. There are 20,000 users that need to access to this site but I don't know how to add them. Do I ...
0
votes
1answer
174 views

SharePoint Claims authentication and web.config role authorizations

I am trying to secure a few application pages with role base authorizations can't seem to get it working , if I set a deny rule for all users the rule works, but anything with a specific group or ...
2
votes
3answers
562 views

Are there any way to change the Membership Provider & Role Manager through code or Powershell

I know that you can specify the Membership provider and Role manager for a web application on creation, but I need to update it after creation. any clue.
1
vote
2answers
382 views

Are there any way to change the authentication type to claims based in code without using Powershell?

I'm creating an application that changes the authentication type to Claims based, but I'm trying not to use powershell. any advice?
5
votes
3answers
526 views

Always getting access denied for all loginaccounts

I'm in a middle of a process of setting sp_accounts to sp services and for some wrong behaviour I'm always getting access denied when enter the webapp for all accounts. Claims service could be the ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Search not working on web app with claim based authentication

I have SharePoint 2010 Foundation installed on win server 2008 r2 and I have created a web application with classic authentication and another web application with claim based authentication. ...
3
votes
1answer
183 views

How can I customise the image displayed in the claim picker?

I have got several custom claim providers which provide search and resolve functionality to the orgin sources of various incoming claims to our SharePoint 2010 farm. I was wondering if anyone knew ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Weird error when creating a site collection from a Claims authentication WCF service

I'm having trouble adding a new site collection, from a service hosted in a claims enabled SharePoint web application. The authentication works just fine (I can confirm the identity of the user while ...
0
votes
1answer
165 views

Can I configure LiveID in PROD environment skipping INT one?

I have a problem with the registration test LiveId account via https://login.live-int.com/ I need to get PUID user required in the LiveID integration process with SharePoint 2010. The problem is ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Claims based authentication and custom sign on page

I am creating a Claims based authentication using PowerShell. I am enabling both Windows authentication and FBA. My code will look as follows: $authMethod = "NTLM" Write-Output "Creating $title ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Unable to login from custom login page - FormsAuthentication.RedirectFromLoginPage fail

I created custom login page for FBA access (SP 2010). In related custom code i inherit Microsoft.SharePoint.IdentityModel.Pages.FormsSignInPage class. Problem: I would like to login in sharepoint ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Claims based login from apps

I was wondering how to deal with claims based SharePoint sites related to login from other devices. An example: I have a SharePoint site setup with claims based authentication for both Active ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Using a Custom login page with FBA, why does the manual change work but not the CA UI?

Is there a way to use a Custom Sign In URL with FBA? Currently we let the default URL be used when setting up the web applications and on deployments update the web.config files with our Custom URL. ...
1
vote
1answer
490 views

SPClaimsAuthMembershipProvider returns only aspnetdb users - WHY?

If I use : MembershipProvider membership = Membership.Providers["AspNetSqlMembershipProvider"]; MembershipUserCollection msc = membership.GetAllUsers(0, 200000, out totalnumber); I got all userS ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Where is a good description of User Login values in SharePoint 2010 with and without claims?

If I look at HttpContext.Current.User.Identity.Name I get values that map to what I see in the content database in UserInfo.tp_Login. Since I have enabled both Windows Authentication and Forms Based ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

Access Denied on Site Collection after Migrating to Claims

I'm running into an issue with some site collections in a SharePoint 2010 web application. After migrating to claims, there are a couple site collections that give Access Denied, even to users that ...
2
votes
0answers
828 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Getting a Following error while implementing Custom Membership Provider in SharePoint 2010?

Implementing custom membership provider in SharePoint 2010 I am getting the following error. I am getting this error in the following page: http://home:55555/_admin/WebApplicationList.aspx I copy ...
4
votes
2answers
556 views

Users have several ids in the same Web

I have backup-restored a site collection. In the new site collection we use Claims based authentcation. Now it looks like all the users from the old web is also restored on the new site (which ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

SharePoint 2010 - Dual Authentication - FBA works, Windows doesn't

I have a new SP 2010 web-application configured for Claims authentication, with both 'windows' and 'forms' authentication. Initially, I created a root site collection, set a windows ...
2
votes
0answers
503 views

Pass custom data to FBA Membership Provider

I need to have some additional data sent to each call to my membership provider. For example SPClaimsUtility.AuthenticateFormsUser takes a URI, a username and a password. The username and password ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
338 views

How to modify user account in FBA authentication

I have an installation of Sharepoint Foundation 2010 configured in Mixed Authentication (Windows + Form Based). I would like to know how to modify the account of a FBA user like this one ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to map Claims to SPUser object?

I have SharePoint 2010 with Claims Authentication (SAML / AD FS v2). I have made an incoming mapping for UPN, Role, CommonName. I want to show the user's "DisplayName" in the right corner (the Name on ...
1
vote
1answer
328 views

claims authentication

We are using claims authentication which means sp-sts authenticates the user. we have a custom membership provider that authenticates but we want to change the username. we tried setting the name ...
7
votes
4answers
2k views

How can we use facebook login to authenticate to SharePoint

I know SharePoint 2010 has claims based authentication. First off, is it possible to use facebook as the authentication mechanism in SharePoint 2010? If it is possible what are the steps needed from ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

User Profile Synch for Claims Based accounts

The situation: I have a SharePoint 2010 Claims Based Web Application with 2 authentication methods enabled: Windows Authentication and a Trusted Identity Provider. I have enabled User Profiles and ...
0
votes
1answer
427 views

SharePoint 2010 Service Application Proxy & My Site Settings

I have a SharePoint 2010 site configured with Claims based FBA. I have also made My Site work with FBA. My question is: In 2007 I would create a separate SSP for FBA-based My Site and set all ...
1
vote
1answer
571 views

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 ...