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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SharePoint Licensing using FBA

I've a remaining question in my head... If i use FBA for authenticate my users, does it changes the licensing volume of my SharePoint farm? Using FBA my users are almost SQL Server side and could not ...
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ValidateUser of Forms Authentication issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. And I am developing using ASP.Net + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 on SharePoint Server 2007. I am developing a ...
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Unlock FBA User

Two days ago I was debugging some of my webpart which do password encryption, which I intentionally filled wrong FBA user password many times. At first I thought it was just 15 minutes or so account ...
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FBA and applicationName

I have created a custom membership provider for FBA (SharePoint 2010). My CustomMembershipProvider (+ role provider) are defined in the 3 web.config (CA, STS, webapp). In web.config of webapp, I set ...
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What are the advantages of Active Directory over FBA?

I am on FBA (Claim-based) Authentication and plan to migrate to Active Directory. My System is SharePoint 2010 for Internet Sites. I want to know what additional benefits I will gain if I migrate to ...
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Form Based Authentication in Wss 3.0

Hey, I need some good links references for Form Based Authentication in WSS 3.0. and the next thing i want to know is that possible to do Form based authentication with my own database ? thanks ...
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CSOM Form based authentication Security issue

I'm new in sharepoint development, I was looking for authenticating users via CSOM by using forms based authentication and I found below code. ClientContext ctx = new ...
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Membership.ValidateUser works for IE10 but not Firefox

Earlier today I had no problem, but this afternoon something (and I've no clue what) changed in my Forms Based Authentication setup in SharePoint 2013, so that while I can login to my site using IE10, ...
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Different Authentication methods in a Single SharePoint farm

I have to build up a system based on Dynamics CRM online and SharePoint 2013 on Premise in a Windows Azure Machine. Employees from the company access Dynamics to register the customers, products, ...
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Form based authentication FBA - keeps getting “Make sure your user name and password are correct”

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 Foundation. I have followed a few tutorials on getting the Form Based Authentication to work: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom FBA page

I already have implemented Default login page , what i want to achieve is get rid of the default page and replace it with my company logo and general info and then have an hyperlink(partner login) to ...
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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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FBA and MemberShipProvider

Do we always need to extend web app when using FBA? I know it seems a silly question, but I can't find a straight answer. EDIT: SharePoint 2010
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How to enable MySites?

I am unable to see MySites page on my SP2010 environment. I am on FBA, is this the reason that MySites is not shown? Please let me know what to do?
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How to change authentication from FBA to Active Directory?

Is there a way to change authentication from FBA to Active Directory? Since I am on FBA (claims based), I am unable to use many features of SP2010 like MySites etc. I would appreciate if someone can ...
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How to add search box to FBA User Management page?

I have FBA on SP2010. I need a search box on http://mysite/_layouts/FBA/Management/UsersDisp.aspx It's very cumbersome to find one particular user in 1000+ database. Can someone please help me out ...
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FBA in hosted SharePoint

Does anyone have details on how to create Forms based Authentication using SharePoint 2010? I have a scenario where i want users to login and view information relating to them from a database. This ...
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Form Based authentication Configuration in sharepoint 2013?

I am trying to configure the Form Based Authentication Configuration in my Windows Server 2008 R2, Sharepoint 2013. I am unable to add users to aspnetdb in the SQL server. Can any body tell me how ...
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Active Directory stops authenticating user

I've used FBA for my site. Authentication is done using Active Directory. The login and authentication works perfect but sometimes the login does not work. Then after resetting the same password ...
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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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Form based authentication in sharepoint 2013

I am using in sharepoint 2013. I have a web application with Form based authentication.I have changed in web.config of central admin, my web application and security token service application with the ...
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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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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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Forms Authentication - Users not read in central admin and access denied

I am looking for assistance in configuring FBA for Sharepoint. I have configured the db using aspnet_regsql as well as defined the configuration at 3 web.config files (STS, web app and central admin). ...
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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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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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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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AD Role provider for SharePoint 2010

I'm trying to set up a Sharepoint 2010 solution with form based authenication (claims). ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider workes find as memebership provider, we need the be able to add ad groups ...
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Logout user on tab closed

We have site with forms based authentication. When user logs in and closes browser (whole browser) he is logged out. But when he closes tab in which he opened site, he is still logged in when he ...
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AAM on External/Internet zone on an FBA webapplication?

I have a web application with FBA configured and have set up AAM's on it: One for Internal users/zone (http://xyz.com) and one for External users/zone (https://xyz.com) I have extended the web ...
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Does the membership seeder tool to add new FBA users, use the createuser method?

Does the membership seeder tool to add new FBA users, use the createuser method? Here is the link from where I downloaded it: http://cks.codeplex.com/releases/view/7450
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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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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 ...
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FBA web app user permissions replicate to full control even after login

I have made a web application with Form Based Authentication that uses a custom form. Then each user is suppsed to enter the restricted area with their specific permissions. What happens instead is ...
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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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Client Extranet with SharePoint 2010, how to prevent employees from giving clients permissions that would allow client to see all FBA users?

I am a development manager and one of the sys admin and I are trying to build a "Client Extranet", which is a fancy name for a SharePoint 2010 web application with sites that employees and clients can ...
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HTTPS Login page not showing browser prompt to remember password

I have a SharePoint 2010 website using a custom FBA login page: https://www.questionmark.com/members/login.aspx The page works fine, meaning that our users can login. The problem is that the browsers ...
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issue with forms authentication - Unable to redirect from login page to home page after authentication

In Sharepoint 2010, We created a web application with classic authentication and started developing it. Later, we want to implement forms authentication to our project, so I created a new sharepoint ...
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How to Add user for form authentication in sharepoint 2010?

I confirgured the form authentication. but i am not able to create the users for login using form authentication . When i want add user in the Policy for Web Application, I search User , Noticeable ...
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how to create sharepoint custom login page

Im creating custom login page for sharepoint that will use Forms Based Authenitcation. I've read couple articles how to do it, but something is not clear to me. What class should my Login.aspx (and ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA - 401 Unauthorized

I Converted a sharepoint 2010 web application which has default zone and Extranet zone to use claims based authentication instead of classic mode. I followed this article http://bit.ly/bvv3CT to ...
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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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Unable to establish secure connection with the server ActiveDirectory

i m trying to enable FBA mode in my sharepoint. Followed all tutorials from msdn and blogs. but i am still not able to make it working. here is how my web.config looks like <connectionStrings> ...
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Get Active Directory user for multiple security provider for EnsureUser()

I have 3 security provider for my web application 1. Active Directory 2. ADFS 3. SAML Now suppose a user exist in all 3 provider.Hence when i do use ensure user method i get error/ exception "user ...
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SP2010 Web Services: GetUserInfo and FBA?

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2010 SOAP web services to get/update User information, which seems to work OK when the user comes from Active Directory, but not when trying to find a user in Forms ...
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Unable to login from custom login page - FormsAuthentication.RedirectFromLoginPage fail

I created custom login page for FBA access (SP 2010). In related custom code i inherit Microsoft.SharePoint.IdentityModel.Pages.FormsSignInPage class. Problem: I would like to login in sharepoint ...
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error on browsing to homepage of public sharepoint 2010 site

I have created a public SharePoint 2010 site called http://xyz.com and when I browse to it I see the following; HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 16:42:23 GMT ...
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How to modify user account in FBA authentication

I have an installation of Sharepoint Foundation 2010 configured in Mixed Authentication (Windows + Form Based). I would like to know how to modify the account of a FBA user like this one ...
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SharePoint 2007 fails to redirect to login page

I have a SharePoint 2007 publishing portal that started throwing an error when user's click the Sign Out link. This started happening just this week and I can't tell what changes that have been made ...