In general, the term refers to the notion of a user being presented with an editable "form" to fill in and submit in order to log in to some system or service.

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Forms based authentication provider object reference error

I need to confirm something. My Forms based authentication provider has been setup correctly (added in all 3 required web.config files) and registered in the GAC using the gacutil tool. The provider ...
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Way to get valid NetworkCredentials object from SPUser using forms based authentication?

I am developing a SharePoint 2013 application with Visual Studio. I am attempting to use the SharePoint client API to set the user's profile picture, since this API seems better than the server API. ...
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WebDAV not working with Form Based Authentication

I am really stuck with this and have tried everything to get this to work AND really need some help. I have a Site Collection where users log in via the Default SP Login Page, when they log in and ...
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Granting access for domain users to area, but not forms authenticated users

For our extranet User Portal, there are two types of users: Employees who log into the site via windows authentication Customers who log into the site via forms authentication I'd like to create ...
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SPFarm MigrateUserAccount does not migrate all groups

I have a SharePoint Foundation 2013 environment with FBA (about 6000 users). All FBA users are member of a "Central" SharePoint group which gives them access to the site. I have build a solution ...
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Different URLS for different auth providers, under one web application and site collection

We have a single site collection setup within a web application. The site collection has one top-level site, and the setup has one content database. The application is using Forms authentication for ...
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Creating form based authentication users using client object model

I need to create a considerable number of form based authentication users. I have an Excel spread sheet containing user names and email addresses. I have no permission to execute code directly on farm ...
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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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Site/Page permissions based on FBA roles

I've setup FBA for SharePoint 2013. I need that only users that have a specific FBA role be able to access to a specific Page. I tried: - Adding a FBA role into a Site Group and give permissions to ...
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Forms Authentication in Sharepoint 2013, _vti_bin/authentication.asmx error

I'm getting this error when using CSOM in a FBA web application that is configured agains't a custom FBA provider. I'm getting this error when site is configured for Forms, if a disable forms with ...
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how to check if user is logged in from FBA account or AD account

I want to check through the code that the user logged is is from FBA membership provider database or from AD account
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User Profile Creation for Anonymous User throws Null Reference Exception

I am trying to create a User Profile when an anonymous user registers on my FBA web application. The below CreateUserProfile() method is being called during the register event. It works well in ...
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SP2013 FBA against AD other domain

Is that possible to configure a web application with FBA against Active Directory, but on other domain that the one Sharepoint belong to ? I would like to have : Domain1 - AD Server / SQL Server / ...
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AD FBA membership provider 2013

I would like to set up AD FBA, so I followed several articles. But all of them are saying that in web.config files, I must put : <add name="ADMembers" ...
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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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Is it possible to instantiate an OWIN context in a hosted application page?

I'm trying to create a transparent login page into SharePoint 2013. The users in my environment will already be authenticated through a central login portal that uses the OWIN ASP.NET Identity ...
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Audience targeting using FBA roles in SharePoint 2013

I am using FBA and SQL Role Membership provider on a SharePoint 2013 site. The issue I am having is in regards to Audience targeting. What I have done so far is create one SharePoint group per role, ...
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People Picker not working for cross forest users

I have cross forest users which I want to add to my SharePoint Enterprise site but the people picker is not able to pick up those users? Can someone help.
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Forms Authentication in SP 2013

I've configured SharePoint to use FBA by specifying a membership and role provider in the site and STS's web.config. However, when I sign using Forms Auth, I see this, below. I'm wondering what I ...
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Digital Signature Modal from InfoPath Form in SharePoint 2010

I currently have 4 views created in InfoPath, using Form Load for a Approval Process in SharePoint 2010. I would like to use Digital Signatures for each approvers signature but the Modal view that ...
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operation is not valid due to the current state of the object. (for extranet)

I am using following code to impersonate a user on an extranet which uses Form Based Authentication, however when it comes to this line (SPSite s = new SPSite(siteStr, userToken);) it throws ...
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Creating Persistent Authentication Cookie in a SharePoint Webpart

I have a SharePoint portal which I would like to use as a single sign on for other web apps. What I am looking to do is to create a persistent encrypted cookie which can be used to authenticate the ...
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SSO from SharePoint 2010 to External Web Application

I need to establish SSO from our SharePoint 2010 sites to various third party web applications. these applications do not authenticate against the same directory servers as SharePoint does. I ...
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SP 2013 FBA Authentication failure: the http request is unauthorized with client authentication scheme 'negotiate'

I get the following error on the event viewer when trying to log on a Sharepoint website with forms-based authentication (FBA): The http request is unauthorized with client authentication scheme ...
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Setting Authentication Cookie

I am attempting to create a single sign on portal from sharepoint using forms authentication. I have added the following to my web.config: <authentication mode="Forms"> <forms ...
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SP2013 Foundation: Can't find fba users on central admin (site collection administrator, people picker)

I've configured the FBA authentication on IIS in the following manner: Created the aspnetdb Configured the providers in each web.config (application, central admin and Security Token Service ...
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Sharing Authentication a Sharepoint Portal and MVC Web Application

I have a Sharepoint 2010 portal where users can access a variety of apps, I am attempting to have the portal be a single-sign on using forms authentication for all the apps. Currently users sign into ...
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Add FBA Roles to SharePoint 2013 site and assign permissions programmatically

I have a problem with adding a FBA role to a sharepoint 2013 site programmatically. I tried web.ensureuser method and web.Siteusers.Add() methods and none of them works for me. SPUser spUser = ...
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Unauthorized access exception when trying to create site collection with fba site collection administrator user?

The following code is used for site collection creation, the code is fine and it is working with no problems with site collection administrator (windows account) . I tried to add fba user to the site ...
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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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stop SharePoint 2010 form from asking for user credentials

I made a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form that access the user profile service to find contact information on a user in the domain. Everything is working fine, except when I choose a random employee and ...
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How do I customize the main login page for sharepoint where user chooses FBA or Windows Auth?

I have a sharepoint site that uses Forms Based Authentication, Visual Studio 2013, Sharepoint 2013, and FBA Pack. I have customized the FBA login page, by editing this file: ...
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How to force change password on first login for FBA user?

I have one solution in SharePoint 2013 in which FBA is enable to login user in the system. I want the FBA user to change the password whenever he/she logs into the system the first time. I have ...
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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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Forms Based Authentication Discussion SharePoint 2013

I want a to have a discussion forum, with forms based authentication mode and a registration module. (it will be done in a webPart) This forum includes topics, questions, answers... I basically ...
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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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Do users require a unique email with custom FBA?

I'm looking into Sharepoint as a replacement for our extranet. I will be building a custom membership provider to hook into our existing membership database. However, our current setup does not ...
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How to set and retrieve custom profile properties in sharpeoint 2010 FBA

I have one sharepoint site in which FBA was enabled. I am trying to show all the registerd users in a grid. Along with the username and password i want to show some custom properties like company and ...
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SharePoint FBA and Custom data - SharePoint 2010

I'm not sure I'm doing this in the right way, but I was hoping someone here could guide me. I have an application that I'm creating, allows users to create accounts, login, view their billing ...
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Error while creating aspnet.db for Form Based Authentication

I want to install SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack for user password management. When I followed the instruction to prepare my system, I can not create a aspnet.db. I got the following error message: Setup ...
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SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack without SQL server Management Studio

I used of "prerequisites installation" option for install all of prerequisites for SharePoint 2013. This option just installed SQL server 2008 R2 without SQL server Management Studio. After SharePoint ...
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Can Forms Based Authentication be Used on Site Collection?

Is it possible to use forms based authentication/.net security for a site collection? I can see where I can configure a web application for FBA, but not for a site collection, which in my case is a ...
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Benefit of SharePoint 2013 sql server membership provider

We are working with SharePoint 2013 public facing website with Form based authentication. Anyone can register and start using our site. We are storing all the user related data in Active directory. ...
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FBA User Access Denied when Accessing Published page in “Pages” library

I have programmatically created a PublishingPage as well as custom web parts that I have added to this page. Currently this page is getting deployed to the default Pages library. I keep receiving the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 web part does't impersonate current user, while SP 2010 does?

I'm developing full trust web part deployed in GAC that access soap web service on localhost. Web service uses windows authentication. SP 2010 web part impersonates current user while SP 2013 sends ...
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PWA User Logon Account changed after changing to Forms and Windows Authentication

So I'm in a bit of a pickle. In order to get OWA to work on our external, customer site we enabled forms and windows authentication on our internal site and added a custom login so users were prompted ...
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SharePoint 2010 Info path people picker search not working - Form based authentication

We have people picker field in the info-path form located in a SharePoint form library.There are few people picker fields. These people picker fields are bound to a share-point group. Whenever we try ...
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The HTTP request was forbidden with client authentication scheme 'Ntlm'

My sharepoint web services fail when i add forms based authentication to my web application. Currently I work on a desktop application that migrates data to Sharepoint. We employ webservices to ...
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Custom Sign In Page has an SPContext.Current that is always null

Found the Solution The solution was to add a Root Site Collection (as the code was running in a sub-site, without a root site). See This Solution Important Update (based on ...
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Custom FBA login page SharePoint 2013

I am trying to develop a custom FBA login page in SharePoint 2013 I am following this article [Custom FBA][1] [1]: ...