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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FBA - Search Issue with Custom Login Page

I have implemented FBA on an web application which has a custom login page. The custom page doesn't let the users login via windows authentication even though it is enabled from central admin. Seems ...
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What does “Security validation expires” do?

We have mixed authentication on our SharePoint 2013 site collection. I need to have FBA users automatically logged out after 30 minutes of inactivity, but they don't have to necessarily be redirected ...
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SharePoint 2013 authentification with Kerberos and Forms

We are currently using SP2010 with ADFS to implement the following scenario: [Internet]->ADFS with Webform->[SP2010]<-ADFS with Windows Auth<-[Internal Network] SharePoint has only one Url ...
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Use CMIS endpoint via tool or script? (no human web login step)

I am trying to access a Rackspace-hosted SharePoint 2013 Demo site via CMIS. Unfortunately, I get this error: I am sure the CMIS URL is correct, because I receive an app:service XML file when I ...
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Sharepoint FBA authentication

Can we have site collections with different FBA membership providers in same web application. If yes, how will be the entries in config files of CA and STS?
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Sharepoint foundation 2013 FBA (Claim based authentication issue)

I'm trying to configure FBA on sharepoint 2013 foundation. Followed each steps described in technet. Still getting error " An exception occurred when trying to issue security token: The server ...
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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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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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Visigo FBA - STS and Machine config are configured correctly. Still won't authenticate user login

I followed this blog: http://blogs.visigo.com/chriscoulson/configuring-forms-based-authentication-in-sharepoint-2013-part-1-creating-the-membership-database/ and I'm at the point where I can add ...
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SAML authentication not working properly for the roles

I am facing an issue regarding the authentication in SP 2010. The scenario is below: WindowsTokenLifetime, FormsTokenLifetime and ServiceTokenLifetime are set to 365 days. Login with the user on ...
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SharePoint2010 configured with Win, FBA and SSRS with Integrated,reports working fine but after enable the anonymous subsite reports are not working

Site Details SharePoint web application Enable Windows Authentication with NTLM Enable FBA(With appropriate setting) Reporting Services with Integrated Mode Reports configured with Trusted Account ...
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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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Using Forms in SharePoint

I'm currently working on a project that wants me to develop something in SharePoint that would allow me to upload multiple documents related to one another. The client wants to see each document in a ...
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Configure Search Crawl using FBA & Host Named Site Collections

I have a working Web App with FBA and multiple HNSC. In order to configure the Search service, I've: Extended this Web App to an NTLM auth site. In the Content Sources I've included every HNSC and ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2010 FBA Users to online SharePoint 2013

We have FBA users in SharePoint 2010 and entire project is moved to Online SharePoint 2013 , But now we need to move the FBA Users of sharepoint 2010 to online SharePoint 2013 .Can any one guide me ...
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How to log/audit windows user logins?

How can I capture Window's authenticated user's logging into the site? Forms users are easy enough to capture since they must go through the login form, but Window's users are either prompted with the ...
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password management on FBA SP2007

Is there any form of password management with forms based authentication, like password reset or someone managing it centrally? This is SP2007
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SharePoint 2013 FBA with custom membership and role provider

I am trying to implement Forms based authentication (membership provider and role provider).I am following this article ( https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/gg317440%28v=office.14%29.aspx ...
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Implementing FBA & Windows auth with user profiles in 2013

Has anyone successfully implemented a multi auth SP2013 farm but managed to retain a single source user profile? my client has a bad AD Domain set up and so as a result users are going to be prompted ...
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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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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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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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The SharePoint server was moved to a different location. ( Error from SharePoint site: HttpStatusCode Found The request failed with the error message

The SharePoint server was moved to a different location. ( Error from SharePoint site: HttpStatusCode Found The request failed with the error message I am getting following error in "Crawl Log - ...
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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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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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Change Error Message on FBA Login page

On the default FBA Login Page, when a user enters wrong username/password an error message gets displayed: "The server could not sign you in. Make sure your Username and Password are correct, and ...
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FBA Users - SMTP Settings

We used FBA instead of Active Direct Integration. SharePoint is configured for SMTP. we have checked that this works. we receive alerts from within SharePoint if you sign up to them. However in the ...
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ShrePoint 2013 - Configuring Forms Based Authentication (LDAP)

I am using forms based authentication for our external partners. I have setup both Windows and forms authentication within the web application's default zone. I have performed all steps correctly in ...
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SharePoint Store with FBA and SSL

I have a problem in my SharePoint site configured using FBA. I can add an app from the SharePoint Store but I cannot use it. The page is entirely empty when I try to access an app from this site. I ...
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Enabled FBA & Windows Authentication on default zone

I have enabled both authentication on default zone and on extranet zone, now when I want to open any document library on windows explorer it showing me a error "Your client does not support ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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FBA Active Directory Security Groups Not Working SP 2013

So I have in active directory one security group, lets call it "Shrpt_Users". Within SharePoint I have granted this Active directory group read rights to my sub site: "Advertising". My user ...
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Configure Form based authentication in SharePoint 2010

I tried many method to configure the SQL forms-based authentication in SharePoint 2010, but it is not working. Please help me, is there any easy method to configure?
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Search indexing but not returning results in Claims authenticated web apps

I have the following setup, but even though the crawler successfully indexes over 7000 items, I don't get any search results from the Default zone or the extended one: Default zone: Claims ...
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Why is forms-based authentication and groups

I have setup a SharePoint 2010 server with a web application using FBA and Ldap. I followed the steps outlined here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806890(v=office.14).aspx When I add ...
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AD RMS using with Sharepoint 2010 and Form Based Authtication

I am working on a project, the need is that the site is for extranet and by using form based authtication the users can access the portal, I am stack at a point where I have to implement the RMS ...
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SharePoint Foundation, SQL Server Express & Forms Based Authentication

Are there any limitations to use SharePoint Foundation with a SQL Server Express and using Forms Based Authentication to log in?
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Failed to Initialize the encryption algorithm

I am using forms based authentication using Sql Memebership Provider and i have configure Sql Membership provider to use Encrypted password format instead of Hashed.I have also copied same machine key ...
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User not logged in even after Fed Auth shows it's expiration in year 2015

I have an issue regarding the cookies. I have set all 3 FormsTokenLifetime, WindowsTokenLifetime and ServiceTokenLifetime to 365 days and the cookie is persistent. When any user login to the site ...
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EnsureUser returns none existing users using ldapprovider

I'm writing a PowerShell script that adds users to a SharePoint site. To check if the user exists I'm calling the EnsureUser. But my issue is that the when calling this method with a ldap membership ...
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ldap and user profile attributes

I have an extended webapp that uses the LDAP provider so users can log in without the fun windows integrated popup. I configured the User Profile Sync Application to use my Forms/LDAP Provider and ...