OAuth in the world of SharePoint 2013

The OAuth is the new buzz in the world of SharePoint 2013 App development.   OAuth is not the protocol for authenticating users to access SharePoint. It would still be done by Claims Authentication. The OAuth comes into picture when we want to authenticate and authorize SharePoint 2013 Apps. OAuth is the internet protocol for … Continue reading OAuth in the world of SharePoint 2013

Configuring SharePoint – Part 4

Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013 Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 1 Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 2 Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 3 Part 4 –  Configuring SharePoint Now that the membership and role provider have been configured, … Continue reading Configuring SharePoint – Part 4

Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 3

Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013 Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 1 Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 2 Part 3 – Editing the Web.Config Files SharePoint is actually divided up into several web applications – Central Administration, the Security Token Service and all of … Continue reading Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 3

Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 2

Introduction Part 1 Part 2 – Adding Users to the Membership Database Now that we’ve created an empty membership database, we need to add some users to it that can be used to login. To manage users in IIS, we’re going to create a dummy site just for managing users.  In SharePoint 2010 and earlier … Continue reading Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 2

Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 1

Introduction of Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013 Part 1 – Creating the Membership Database The first thing you need when configuring FBA for SharePoint is a place to keep all of the usernames and passwords. ASP.Net comes with a tool that we’ll use to create a membership database to store the logon information. … Continue reading Configuring Forms Based Authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 – Part 1

Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013

Configuring forms based authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2013 is very similar to SharePoint 2010, but there are some differences due to SharePoint 2013 using .Net 4.0. The web.config entries entries are slightly different. As well, IIS doesn’t support editing .Net 4.0 membership provider configuration through the IIS interface, so all of the configuration has to … Continue reading Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013