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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with FBA, How to get rid of Login popup while opening document in library

I've enabled fba with custom login page. I've document library.While trying to open document, it asks for credentials everytime. Due to FBA with custom login page, it does not close the login popup ...
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Windows Authenticated API calls failing when I use a custom sign-in form for FBA

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application configured for both Windows Authentication and FBA (which is working fine). I also have some code which executes a CSOM request using windows credentials, ...
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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 http://jasear.wordpress.com/2011/01/10/sharepoint-2010-set-...
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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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How to enable forms authentication programmatically?

So, my attempts are: 1)Site.WebApplication.IisSettings[currentZone].AuthenticationMode = System.Web.Configuration.AuthenticationMode.Forms; Site....
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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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Claims/Forms Auth and Secure Store - good use?

I have a need to provide single sign on capabilities within the same enterprise - meaning sometimes I'll need access to the user's name and password. A few examples: SSO to OWA (forms based) SSO ...
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AuthenticateFormsUser with no password

I believe in SharePoint 2007 you could authenticate a user programatically (without a password) using something like this: FormsAuthentication.RedirectFromLoginPage(username, false); In SharePoint ...
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Integrating SharePoint user profiles with forms authentication

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have deployed a publishing portal. It is using a custom forms authentication solution, i.e. I store user names, ...
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Create a registration form for FBA site

I have an FBA based site in SharePoint 2010. I want the users to create their accounts using the registration section. How should I approach this?
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SP 2013 How to create new FBA sql users with PowerShell?

I set up SharePoint 2013 with FBA users (SQL). I'd like to know if it's possible to create new users using PowerShell script ? What I tried but did not work : [System.AppDomain]::CurrentDomain....
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FBA Authentication with Custom Database

I want to implement forms based authentication for a sharepoint portal. I have used the standard ASP.NET membership provider database for test purpose and it work fine. My client has Authentication ...
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How to set anonymous user as a specific user

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am wondering whether SharePoint has any means to set an anonymous ...
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multiple profiles for people that connect through multiple authentication providers

So if you have multiple authentication methods, and people connect via those sources, they will have a profile for each authentication method. There absolutely has to be multiple authentication ...
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Creating a Form to a Custom List

I have been tasked with creating a form that individuals will fill out and then submit it. It will then go into a List that the HR department has access to. We dont want everyone to have access to ...
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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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Cloning a SharePoint Server 2010 (Virtual Machine) production box?

Here is the long and short: Goal: To clone a SharepointProd VM retaining all the webapps and sites in order to debug a custom solution. We have two virtual machines: spTest and spProd. spTest is ...
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Getting current user in FBA site

I have a SP2010 site with FBA using Active directory membership provider. I am building an application page (under /_layouts) that only authenticated users can access. In this page's code behind, I am ...
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How to import from FBA (Claim-based) to Active Directory (AD)?

I am on FBA (Claim-based). I need to shift to Active Directory. Is it possible to do it? The reason is that I am missing out on many features which are unavailable on FBA. Any help is appreciated!
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Login a user from code with claims authentication (fba)

i have a problem with logging in a user from server side on a claims (fba) enabled site. Users can register themselves on the site and get an email with a confirmation link. After they click on the ...
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Claims based authentication and adding users

I set up claims based authentication on one of our web applications. It works with forms authentication. There are 20,000 users that need to access to this site but I don't know how to add them. Do I ...
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With FBA, why do providers need to be registered in Central Admin web.config?

I have a web application that uses forms-based authentication. As part of the process of setting this up (e.g. these instructions), I need to register the FBA membership and role providers in Central ...
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Can I use the audience targeting with FBA using Custom Provider?

Is there a way to use Custom Membership provider with Audience targetting? The only way I found to do so is to duplicate the user creation by adding the user to Sharepoint group in addition to adding ...
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Access to SharePoint Online without using License

I wants to share the documents library with my external clients on Sharepoint online and wants to provide them the authorization to Edit,View, update but restricting the download rights without ...
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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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How to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013

What is the best way to implement FBA in SharePoint 2013.
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What's the best authentication method if client won't give us access to their internal AD?

I have a provincial government client who we're deploying a SharePoint 2013 Standard farm. Because we're a 3rd party consultant they are reluctant to expose their AD and allow us to ADFS single-sign ...
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Users get access denied at root (/) and are not sent to home page

I have SPF2010. I have a default.aspx page that is configured as the home page. Users access the site under forms authentication. When they come in to the site, they get an access denied message (site ...
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How to create a new FBA user programatically using VS 2010?

I am looking to create a new FBA user (explicitly) in the membership db using the membershipuser create user programatically. The purpose is to test permissions using the spfarm account. What is ...
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Central Administration shows error 26 - A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server

i Follow this Article to Config FBA , BUT after Step 3 , My Central Administration shows an Error : A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL ...
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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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Server Error in '/' application while trying to sign in as an FBA user?

I have setup windows and forms based authentication on one of my web applications and have an issue while trying to sign in as fbaadmin. fbaadmin is one of the users I have added to the FBADB on ...
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How to Limit Access to a Form using Active Directory?

I have a specific form that needs to be accessed only by certain users and/or AD groups. How do I limit access to specified users or specified Active Directory groups? Is this done via a workflow? ...
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Windows Authentication getting access denied after migrating from Classic to Claims-based authentication

We had an existing web application using classic mode authentication. We changed the existing site to use Claims based authentication for Windows accounts and enabled Forms Based Authentication (FBA) ...
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UserNotFoundException with ActivityManager

Here is a weird situation. The site works with forms based authentication. I need to get the activity feed of the current user. As you know in FBA mode login names are prefixed with i:0#.f|...
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SharePoint 2010 Claims

I've got a SharePoint portal configured to use Claims based authentication. I'm able to login using this, but each time I click a link within the portal, I'm redirected to the logon page. Any clues?
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LdapRoleProvider Problem in SharePoint FBA

I have a question regarding SharePoint FBA with LDAP against AD. Currently, I have configured LDAP with LdapMembershipProvider (AD) and LdapRoleProvider (ldaprole) in SharePoint with the following ...
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SharePoint 2013 FBA + ADFS Proxy

I have a complicated scenario with ADFS. It's possible I have a Web Application with Forms Based Authentication and ADFS Proxy? If true, please give the examples or articles.
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FBA Extranet - Inconsistent Access Denied for different users

Update: the issue appears to be related to our OU structure. The accounts that aren't working are in a different OU. But we're not sure what in the OU structure would prevent their logging-in. They're ...
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Time-limited access to SharePoint

An user should be given access to the SharePoint-Website. This access should be limited to a variable date or a timeframe. After this date/timeframe, the user should no more be able to access the ...
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Sharepoint site Windows authentication and FBA

I have an Extranet that use SharePoint 2007. The users of this Site use Windows Authentication(AD) but there is also some External Partners that use this Site that don't have AD is it possible to make ...
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SP2013 FBA pack - User Management error

I come back with another problem on another new fresh install : 1 SQL Server, 2 WFE. And I still have the problem 'Membership provider etc'. (Come back because I had the problem here). Now I ...
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Logon Rule based on time

Is there any way to control when users can login in a site or not? Example: I have a bunch of FBA users that can only login in the site from monday to friday, each day from 6am to 7pm.
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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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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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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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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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Password Recovery webpart in CKS FBA is ignoring the configured email template

I'm using the FBA solution from http://cks.codeplex.com/SourceControl/changeset/view/94877#85179. The issue I'm facing is that though FBA and the webparts seems to be working correctly, the password ...
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Forgot password in sharepoint with activedirectory membership?

0 Hi I’m working with forgot password link on custom login page having active directory membership(LDAP) For which I need to set web.config of webapplication in sharepoint For example <...
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Forms Authentication - Login prompt opening office documents

I have a pretty common problem with WSS 3.0 When a user logs on to the site using IE 7/8 and opens a word document from a document library he gets prompted for a login / password. At this point, even ...