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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Sign off of Windows with out of box LDAP provider on 2013 causes encodedValue error

I've hit upon yet another encodedValue error scenario: Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown. Parameter name: encodedValue at ...
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Session Expired Issue for IE browser in FBA Web Application

we have extend session timeout with the help of couple of posts : http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh147183%28v=office.14%29.aspx ...
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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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how to work with form based authentication in SharePoint 2010 three tier architecture?

I am working on SharePoint2010 site created on three tier architecture. I want to use the form based authentication method. I have prepared the form based authentication on web application but ...
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How does forms based authentication work in SharePoint 2010?

We are setting up a new extranet farm and we want to use SharePoint 2010. We have some usability issues with authentication on our old farm, so I'd like to do things right (or at least righter) on ...
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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.
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Migrating FBA from SP2010 to 2013

I have a backup of my SP2010 FBA database from SQL2008, and I want to copy the data into SP2013. I know that I can restore the database into SQL 2012, but I also know that all the user records will ...
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How to set default login with windows prompt for all intranet users?

I've created claim based one site in sharepoint. I've configured NTLM and FBA both for that site. (for e.g. 5000 Port) I've also extended site for FBA (internet) Users only (SQL Membership) with ...
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Underlying provider failed on Open - SharePoint 2013 Solution

I have a solution, written by another developer, that I upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. One feature uses a connection string from Web.Config for the web application to talk to the Membership ...
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Sharepoint 2013 AD FBA 2010 Compatability

I have a Sharepoint 2013 server set up to use FBA through active directory. I've set up the claims providers following microsofts guidelines: ...
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FBA with LDAP shows account name not the User Given Name

I have implemented FBA with LDAP. The people editor is resolving FBA users, but it shows the Account Name, not the Name. e.g. , but I want name for that employee. Here is the Membership provide which ...
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Sharepoint foundation 2013, claims/FBA based authentiction and SSO

My Scenerio is this: I have a big client that supplies services to a few partners of his. he would like to create a sharepoint farm (hosted on a VM) for each of his clients, installed with ...
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How to retrieve the user account associated to a client certificate on SharePoint 2013

I’m searching for a while but I don’t find any answer to my problem. So now, i'm confused ... I hope to find an answer thanks to you. On SharePoint 2013, I configured FBA with a custom login page. ...
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Unauthorized access to User Profile Service web service

I have two zones for my SP2010 site collection: default (uses Win Auth- claims) and internet (uses FBA to an AD user store). I have a WP which would call the User Profile Web Service and get some ...
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sharepoint 2013 form based authentication

My project is in SharePoint 2013 I have a site collection which has two sub sites other than the root site , suppose the name of the sub sites are x and y , I have to implement fba in this project ...
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Have FBA users visible (via people picker) to a non-FBA site

I have a publishing site collection extended into two zones: Zone1: (default zone, win auth only- internal users) Zone2: (internet zone, fba only- external users) I want zone1 users to be able to ...
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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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User account isolation on multi tenant SharePoint publication

Does a multi tenant SharePoint web application stores user accounts on "child" websites or in the root web? I need to provide forms authentication at this multi tenant web application but the users ...
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Configuring SP2013 Foundation with Forms-Based Authentication (OpenLDAP)

I am having difficulty setting up Sharepoint Foundation 2013 to use forms-based authentication with an external LDAP provider. I have followed the instructions here: ...
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How to enable forms authentication programmatically?

So, my attempts are: 1)Site.WebApplication.IisSettings[currentZone].AuthenticationMode = System.Web.Configuration.AuthenticationMode.Forms; ...
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Give anonymous users access to only one page on SharePoint Site

I only want anonymous users to access one page on my entire site collection, that is the Login page. All other pages should not be accessible. I tried going to manage permissions for the page, and ...
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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 2010 Access Denied - Temporarily fixed by Check Permissions

I am using Forms Based Authentication and security seems to be setup properly. The problem I am getting is that every so often, my users report access denied issues on one of my site collections. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Authentication model

I am new to SharePoint and have few questions regarding the authentication. We are using SP 2013 as extranet and we have different sites for different partners. Total number of users will be less ...
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FBA accounts not found

I have a strange issue where when I call EnsureUser I get an error that the SharePoint user is not unique or cannot be found. I have set up claims auth in 2010 using SQL membership provider. Got all ...
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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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FBA with AD provider and Windows Authentication not the same user?

is there a way that my FBA (ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider) logged user like jo@xxx.com and the Windows Authentication user jo@xxx.com became the same user (meaning they have the same user id) and ...
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Authentication with username only

I currently have an MVC website that uses forms authentication using the default SqlMembershipProvider. In this website I can automatically log a user in by simply having a GUID that corresponds to ...
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MembershipRequestWebPart Registration Error

I've been setting up a local dev environment from a production SharePoint 2010 site and have got everything working except for the registration. I've installed ...
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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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SPContext on Forms login page

How can I get the SPContext on the forms login page (/_forms/default.aspx)? Looking up SPContext.Current or SPContext.GetContext(HttpContext.Current) is always null. I need to retrieve the parent ...
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Central login page - different portals (SP2010)

I would like to have some advice for the logical structure for a corporate portal. I really appreciate your feedback. AS IS At the moment we have a 'partly' public facing site. Assuming this site is ...
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Custom properties of logged in user

I have written a custom membership provider for forms-based authentication to our SP site. The membership provider authenticates against our existing Users table in our DB. There are a few bits of ...
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WSS 3.0 Write to New Column in User Information List

I am working on a site that is using FBA in WSS 3.0. This is an external facing site, so in the FBA User Management page (UsersDisp.aspx) I would like to add a column that displays the user's company ...
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Custom logon page causes 401 on SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to create a custom logon page for SharePoint 2013. I have an existing 2010 project that works fine that I'm using as a model for a 2013 version, but I can't get it to work. What has worked ...
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Deploying reports with enabled Forms Based Authentication (FBA)

Configuration: Sharepoint 2010 Reporting Services Integrated Mode Claims Authentication with Windows Authentication (NTML) and Forms Based Authentication Enabled I can deploy reports from Visual ...
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LDAP FBA Authentication and user profiles

I have a web app that uses FBA and LDAP (Active Directory). Users are able to login to the site without any issue. As part of on boarding process, users are redirected to their mysite "edit profile" ...
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FBA and People Picker Issue on NTLM Web App Zone

SCENARIO I correctly set up FBA on SharePoint 2010 following these tutorials (among others): ...
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Configuring FBA in SharePoint 2010

I have a web application in which Windows Authentication is configured. I want to configure FBA for the same web application. I know I can extend the web application to a different zone and configure ...
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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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People Picker and FBA - partial functionality

So I've read a number of other questions on this topic and believe my situation is different. I have a web application with Forms Authentication. It is configured in the web.config files of central ...
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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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FBA login failed if passwordFormat=“Encrypted” in web.config files

I am using FBA with SqlMembership Provider in sharepoint 2010 and its not working if i set passwordFormat="Encrypted" in all web.configs(web,central,STS) and here is error from ULS Password check on ...
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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 ...
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FBA Custom Login Mixed - Access Denied Loops Back to Login Page

I created a custom login page using information from David's site (Thanks David). All works fine except in the following situation: My company has multiple domains - An employee logs into windows ...
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Strategy for correct external authentication?

I'm a bit confused about the different terminology, components and steps to make my scenario work. I'm working on a SP 2010 platform that can have multiple authentication mechanisms : Anonymous, ...
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FBA User Profile Creation Access Denied

I'm writing this post because I think I've exhausted every other avenue. Basically I have a Claims-based SharePoint site that has Forms Authentication setup. Everything works well, registrations, etc. ...
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PeoplePicker not find users in FBA using multiple domains

I'm facing a problem with my forms authentication that has consumed me some good hours. My forms authentication points to 2 providers. Both are AD using a ldap connection to diferent domains. I have ...
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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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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 ...