1

I have created a Windows 8 grid app in Visual Studio. This app creates links to pages in a SharePoint portal, so if a user clicks a tile, it should open a web page within the app frame.

However, each time a user tries to view a page, it asks for SharePoint username and password.

How do I set the authentication to be done automatically in the app? So that when a user tries to view a page it opens it directly.

Note that in the SharePoint portal, authentication is done automatically from the Active Directory.

1

I found the answer, it is in the app manifest package, check Enterprise Authentication in the capabilities tab.

  • Enterprise authentication is not just for SharePoint but for the entire AD based user authentication. glad you found it.. – kesava Jul 31 '15 at 20:31

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.