The big difference with claims based authentication is that you can easily (well it is still SharePoint) add other providers.
For example you can add another provider and being able to sign in with your google account, live-id, linkedin account etc etc.
Claims-based identity allows you to factor out the authentication logic from individual applications. ...
Windows Azure is PaaS(Platform-as-a-Service) that allows you to install and manage your SharePoint environment on cloud like you do on premises.
You will be charged based on the space and compute hours consumed by your SharePoint farm, Visual studio, TFS etc. Much VS debugging makes you pay more :-), hence development farm on Azure may be costly to maintain....
SharePoint Foundation supports the following types of authentication and the advantage with claim based authentication is that it supports systems that are non Windows based.
Windows: IIS and Windows authentication integration options,
including Basic, Digest,(NTLM), and Kerberos. Windows authentication
allows IIS to perform the authentication for ...
Uploading Documents requires Active X Control so I would recommend you to use Internet Explorer with Active X control installed.
The Active X control used for the multi document upload does not exist in a 64-bit version.
The 64-bit Office version also does not include the 32-bit version of the active x controls.
That's why it is recommend to use the 32-bit ...
To install WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe, try to do the following:
Move WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe to drive C:/
Type the following command line in PowerShell
.\WindowsServerAppFabricSetup_x64.exe /i CacheClient,CachingService,CacheAdmin /gac
Wait until AppFabric installation finish.
Click on ‘AppFabric1.1-RTM-KB2671763-x64-ENU.exe’ to ...
Uninstall windows update KB2844286.
Over the weekend I had to do this to two servers (much to my annoyance) but it did fix this problem. A server reboot was required.
First, you should be aware of the SharePoint Security Fixes that included within the Windows Update will not be reflected until running the SharePoint Configuration Wizard
Second, It's recommended to don't include the SharePoint Security Fixes with the windows update to avoid your current confusion.
However, if you will install the SharePoint Security ...
What I believe is the major difference is that with classic mode, you login directly, and if you need to be authenticated to a second server, it's not possible (you need to be logged in to this second server first -> new login screen). You will find that this is still often done but in that case the second connection is done under a different account (with ...
For Search to work the securitytoken.svc should work . To troubleshoot this issues, it will be good to check if we can browse to the STS Web Service page.
To browse you have to go to IIS Manager --> Sites --> SharePoint WebServices --> SecurityTokenServiceApplication, click on 'Content View' down at the bottom, right click on Securitytoken.svc and click ...
Link to document as the name suggests is only a link to the actual document stored somewhere else. The "Link to document" content type has a template that is an ASPX page that contains a server side control named SharePoint:UrlRedirector. When this page is rendered it simply redirects to the address listed in the items URL property.
So there is no way it ...
The Windows Explorer view of SharePoint does not support views defined in SharePoint. Explorer view will simply shows the folders and documents present in SharePoint and ignore any views defined in SharePoint.
Yes, Windows Server 2012 with its Service Packs is supported on a SharePoint Server 2013.
Windows Server 2012 R2 is only supported on a SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1 environment.
Windows Server 2016 RTM is not supported.
For more details check Hardware and software requirements for SharePoint 2013
If the windows update does not contains the SharePoint updates then no need to run the Configuration wizard.
their is no harm to run it if you want, but keep in mind it will cause an outage on the server where it is running so plan it.
You will need to use the Move-spuser command to loop through all the users and change their claim from i:05.t|ADFS40firstname.lastname@example.org to the Windows Claim.
Most probably you have a problem with reading the account. Try this process to resolve it:
Go into Active Directory Users and Computers snap-in
Click View…Advanced Features on the menu
Find my service account in the directory
Right-click on it and select Properties from the menu
Click on the Security tab
Click on Authenticated Users in the top part of the ...
I followed this trick to remove one drive from my PC, use the same with the slightly different way.
To remove the SharePoint pane, press the windows key and type run. Inside the run window, type regedit. Now go to HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\ inside regedit, right click the CLSID folder node and click 'Find' enter 'SharePoint'. upon finding the search node->...
After converting our 2010 farm to use Claims based authentication, out ArcGIS web services stopped working and our custom WCF web services no longer got the user credentials - I believe they function with anonymous access. It turns out that WCF web services need to be Claims Aware, which they are not. WCF Services used by Silverlight inside of SharePoint are ...
According to Microsoft, here's the answer:
In Office 2013 it is by design that the “Use my local drafts folder” functionality has been removed for Office 2013.
This step has been done in order to improve the Client/Server communication by removing some of the redundant network calls generated by this process. In order to get office files synchronized with ...
There is an add-on of IE called “SharePoint OpenDocuments Class”, and if it’s disabled or not existing, the “use your local drafts folder” window will not pop up. So please check this add-on of IE and enable it.
If the add-on does not exist, you can install it and also here is another workaround: if you want to use the local drafts folder, just open Office ...
here is a great article how to stop the Prompt for Credentials When Accessing FQDN Sites From a Windows Vista or Windows 7 Computers
1.Click Start, type regedit in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.
2.Locate and then click the following registry subkey:
I saw a post somewhere in the last few days that tracked this down to two recent hot fixes from Windows Update. Sorry I can't give you more to go on, but that's all I can recall and Bingle isn't giving me any love.
Azure is a collection of cloud services provided by Microsoft.
One of the services allows you to host your own Virtual Machines in Azure. You still need to buy the licenses of all the software you install on these machines. It's basically the same situation as when you install SharePoint on a server within your organisation. Microsoft calls this 'on-...