I have configured as CBA with Windows Live as instructed here: http://www.wictorwilen.se/Post/Post.aspx?id=562. I think I am very close. When I visit my site I am redirected to select authentication type. I select Windows Live and then redirected here:


When I enter my credentials, it appears as though something is happening because the login.live page flickers and I see something going on (processing/posting back), but I am not redirected back to my local sharepoint site.

Curious if you can help point me in the right direction?

Thanks so much...

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    You are logging into the INT environment of Live (the hostname is live-int.com). Are the credentials you entering also in the INT environment? – Paul Schaeflein Jan 6 '12 at 14:35
  • I created a new account in the live-int.com environment, but it is not letting me log in. It appears as though it is just circling back when I click on "Sign in". The page does not give me any kind of message. Has anyone experienced this? – obautista Jan 8 '12 at 17:43

Seems like configuring SharePoint with Windows Live using the approach Victor Wilen blogged about is not very predictive.

I opted to go with the approach Mike Hacker blogged about here: http://blog.mikehacker.net/2011/04/21/sharepoint-authentication-using-windows-azure-access-controlpart-1/

This approach appears to provide more functionality. Also, Mike Hacker's post was fairly easy to follow and configure.

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