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I was unable to solve the original request of instantiating the OWIN context but worked around it by decrypting the cookie directly which gives me access to the user identity and claims. Using this information I am then able to log the user into SharePoint using FBA. The code I used to decrypt the cookie follows. The first step is to override the creation ...
Depending on your ActiveDirectory Trust, you have to configure some stuff in PeoplePicker to be able to browse foreign Forests. This need still be done with STSADM.EXE in SharePoint 2013, as there are no PowerShell-CMDlets for this. More Information can be found in Technet: Configure People Picker in SharePoint 2013 ...
If you're getting Access Denied, then the user you're logging in with simply hasn't been given enough permissions to access the SharePoint site. You'll have to login to the site as an administrator and add the user to a group with permissions (Site Owners, Site Visitors....). It could also be the url on the site you're trying to access. It might be to a ...
I created new providers for each web application (central admin, application and security token service), but with the same name. Configured the people picker to use that name and now the people picker works. I got another issue, but I'll post a new question.
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