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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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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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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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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401 Unauthorized before authentication

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, one server with separate SQL This just cropped up on a server that has been working flawlessly for months. I created an account for a new external user, but when they ...
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Claim Based Authentication in Sharepoint 2013

I have created one Claim based authentication web application in sharepoint 2013. I have done all configuration from this link.. ...
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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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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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Claims Authentication (ADFS &STS)

Can i have ADFS authentication mechanism for 1 subsite and SSO implementation for 3-4 subsites ? i am using Claims based authentication.I have ADFS already configured.I have 1 webapplication and have ...
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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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SharePoint Claims authentication on external zone : Could not retrieve the IIS Settings. Parameter name: context

SPClaimsUtility.AuthenticateFormsUser(Context.Request.UrlReferrer, txtEmail.Text, txtPassword.Text); This authenticates the user properly and lets me through to a page that needs authentication on ...
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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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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 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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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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What are the claims supported by SharePoint?

I am passing Claims from a custom STS to SharePoint. It seems that some of the Claims are coming through OK to SharePoint, but not all. For example I am passing in the GivenName and Surname claims, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Allow multiple authentication methods in claims based web application

Web applications using CMA (Classic Mode Authentication) need to be setup with different Zones if it is to accommodate different types of CMA methods. This is called 'extending a web application'. In ...
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Trusted Identity Token Issuer - remove claim provider name

I have sharepoint 2010 with ADFS. I also created custom claims provider and set it's name as ClaimProviderName property of SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer for ADFS. But now I'd like the default ADFS ...
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Does Sharepoint 2013 Support SAML 2.0?

As SP2010 does not support SAML 2.0, I want to know if SP2013 supports SAML 2.0 tokens?
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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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Implementing Login and Logout in multiple application

I have a internal Sharepoint Site 1.I Login with my domainaccount\username and usually work . 2.Then i switch to TFS ,use my login id and password and check-in my code . 3.Later i go to another ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Export to Excel Fails Claims Based Authentication

We have a 2010 SharePoint implementation and the clients are using Office 2007 SP2 and IE 8. Security is handled using claims-based authentication over http. In Office 2010 we are able to go to a ...
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Progrmatically How to avoid _login\default.aspx when multiple TIPS are added to the web application in sharepoint 2010?

I have a requirement as follows. On a single web application extranet zone, multiple tips are installed using Site Minder. Here is my question, when i try to access a site, site minder login page ...
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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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Custom Claims Provider in Specific Zone

We have a custom IdP/STS (Identity Provider/Security Token Service) used as a trusted provider in all Internet zones of our applications that fall under our umbrella of SSO enabled applications. ...
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SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup not working when claims authentication is enabled

Method SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup can be used to resolve users that belongs to a AD Group. However, when claims authentication is enabled, this method doesn't work as expected. Is there another ...
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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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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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People Picker attempts to use claim based authentication but the web application authentication provider is classic / windows

We recently in-place upgraded our sharepoint 2007 to sharepoint 2010. We were using Windows authentication in the 2007 environment and wish to continue doing so in the 2010 environment. The ...
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Top Visitors Report displaying IP addresses

We have a SharePoint 2010 CBA site where anonymous access is disabled. Recently the Top Visitors reports started displaying IP addresses. Could this be related to client vpn's? I havent been able to ...
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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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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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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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How can I map a user authenticated via Claims Authentication to Active directory account?

I have a user that is logged into SharePoint via Claims Authentication and a custom STS. This provides the following claims: http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/ws/2005/05/identity/claims/authentication ...
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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: ...