A Security Token Service is a software based identity provider responsible for issuing security tokens, especially software tokens, as part of a claims-based identity system.

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Active Directory Federation

I have a need to get SharePoint to communicate with an Active Directory service on a different domain, but trust is an issue. Basically we have arp.local.org (arp.org exposed externally) that hosts ...
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Code to create a security token isn't working

I've been developing a SharePoint Server 2010 site, which uses Forms Based Authentication. As part of my custom login script, I used the following C# code: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityToken ...
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Can't find where to change user on Security Token Service Application

So right now I'm trying to delete a managed user account in my SharePoint Server farm as we try and make him non-existent, using the following code: $s = get-spmanagedaccount "Account_Name" $s.Delete(...
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The Security Token Service is not available

After a fresh install of SharePoint Server 2010 (Standalone) on Server 2008 R2 I get this warning from the Health Analyzer: "The Security Token Service is not available." The Windows Application ...