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I have created a new Farm sp2013 onpremise.

I have two virtual machines (VMs),one with domain controller/AD and one with a sharepoint installation. After the CA configuration wizard there is a webapp on http:// that works fine. I have created a site coll there and can login.

Now when I create another site with hostname "another-site.local.com" I can create it and create a site coll on it. But when I visit "http://another-site.local.com I get that login-popup and it keeps coming at me as if the user/pwd is wrong

I have added myself to farm admins and (web app -->user policies-->full perm) I am administrator at site collection I know user/pwd is correct. I have added an entry in the hosts-file (127.0.0.1 another-site.local.com)

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  • Sounds like a loopback check issue. Are you trying to access the site from the server? nikpatel.net/2013/09/05/… May 19, 2016 at 18:21
  • Hi Derek! Yes you are correct :) Thanks. If you post same answer in an answer I can set it to correct answer and youll get the creds for this one :)
    – Cowborg
    May 19, 2016 at 19:10

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It can be solved by disabling loopback check. Refer this link: http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/UploadFile/shyjumohan/disable-loop-back-check-in-windows-server-2012/

FYI,

Microsoft has introduced a security feature in 2003 Server to prevent attacks on Windows servers. This feature will prevent a web application access from the host server with a fully qualified domain name. During the SharePoint installation this is one of the issues that needs to be addressed.


Thank you very much @Derek Gusoff for your reference: https://nikpatel.net/2013/09/05/disable-the-loopback-check-for-specific-host-names-on-all-sharepoint-web-and-application-servers/

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