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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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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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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strange claims account for cache users

We are facing in our sharepoint farm "sporadic" access denied issue due to our cache accounts in a claims (with ADFS) setup. cache reader & cache full access are configured as expected at webapp ...
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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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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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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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GetSiteAndWeb access denied after Office365 service update - why?

Typically this call GetSiteAndWeb, using Office365 authentication, does not require extra authentication to succeed. This call starts failing recently at subsite level (but still ok on site collection ...
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Need help with sliding sessions on SharePoint 2013

My setup uses claims based authentication with an SQL membership provider. I'm trying to get sliding expiration to work. I added the the following method in global.asax file based on ...
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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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Access Denied on incoming email with claims based user accounts

I have a somewhat unusual set up - I am using Foundation 2013, and have integrated Windows Azure AD accounts for external users through a trusted identity provider. That part works fine, and I can ...
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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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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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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 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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Creating Custom Login page for both windows and Forms based authentication

I have created a web application with Forms based authentication and Windows authentication . When i login into site i get a Custom sign in page where there is a drop down box to select either windows ...
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Classic and Claims authentication under migration

I need to know if the following is possible: I am migrating some DBs from SP2010 to a whole new SP 2013 farm/environment. My steps are: Create a classic Web App in the SP2013 farm Restore 2010 DBs ...
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Blank survey response because of the page security validation has timed out

One of our customers reported that after the migration to SharePoint 2013, he started receiving blank survey responses despite that most of the survey questions are mandatory. We checked number of ...
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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 ...
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SharePoint redirects to error.aspx when no cookie present for office addins web browser control

I am new to SharePoint and facing an issue with SharePoint claims authentication redirection. Scenario - If I clear cache of IE browser, and login into chrome and open a word file for edit. MS Word ...
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Placing SharePoint Farm into DMZ

I am very new at this and wondering exactly what steps I should take in order to place a farm into a DMZ. Any help is appreciated.
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Page.User.IsInRole always returns false

I have an on premises deployment of SharePoint 2013. Using the OOB Claim authentication provider (not using ADFS). Using NTLM. Not using Forms Based Authentication (FBA). I've created a web part and ...
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Using HttpWebRequest with Claims Based Authentication (Windows with NTLM)

Ok so first of all my main task is to get some data from one of our SharePoint sites which resides on a different farm. "Get some data" means access SharePoint lists/webs OR web scrape one of the ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...