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Chris Coulson

Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2016 – Part 4 – Adding Users to the Membership Database




Configuring forms based authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2016 is exactly the same process as configuring it for SharePoint 2013.  I’ve recreated the SharePoint 2013 FBA tutorial specifically for SharePoint 2016, using screenshots from SharePoint 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2.  I have changed the tutorial to use the SharePoint FBA Pack to create the FBA users, […]






Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2016 – Part 3 – Configuring SharePoint




Configuring forms based authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2016 is exactly the same process as configuring it for SharePoint 2013.  I’ve recreated the SharePoint 2013 FBA tutorial specifically for SharePoint 2016, using screenshots from SharePoint 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2.  I have changed the tutorial to use the SharePoint FBA Pack to create the FBA users, […]






Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2016 – Part 2 – Editing the Web.Config Files




Configuring forms based authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2016 is exactly the same process as configuring it for SharePoint 2013.  I’ve recreated the SharePoint 2013 FBA tutorial specifically for SharePoint 2016, using screenshots from SharePoint 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2.  I have changed the tutorial to use the SharePoint FBA Pack to create the FBA users, […]






Configuring Forms Based Authentication in SharePoint 2016 – Part 1 – Creating the Membership Database




Configuring forms based authentication (FBA) in SharePoint 2016 is exactly the same process as configuring it for SharePoint 2013.  I’ve recreated the SharePoint 2013 FBA tutorial specifically for SharePoint 2016, using screenshots from SharePoint 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2.  I have changed the tutorial to use the SharePoint FBA Pack to create the FBA users, […]






SharePoint 2016 FBA Pack Released




The SharePoint 2016 FBA Pack has been released. It was ported from the SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack (which was originally ported from the SharePoint 2007 CKS Forms Based Authentication Solution), and includes all of the features from the SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack: User Management Role Management Membership Request Web Part Password Recovery Web Part Change Password […]






Mixing it up w/ Mixed SSL & SP 2010




The following is a post written by Tim Nugiel with instructions for creating a custom cookie handler for mixed mode authentication.  I reference it in my blog post Mixed Http and Https Content with SharePoint 2010. The original article was posted at: http://www.msngn.com/blog/lists/posts/post.aspx?id=5. I’ve reposted it here, as the original article appears to have gone offline.   […]






InfoQ FBA Pack Interview




I was recently interviewed about the FBA Pack by Jonathan Allen of InfoQ.  The interview is here: http://www.infoq.com/news/2014/05/SharePoint-FBA






Shufflrr is Being Introduced at the NY Tech Meetup




Shufflrr is a PowerPoint presentation management web app that I’ve been working on for the past year. This Tuesday, April 1st at 7:00 PM, Shufflrr will be introduced to the world at the NY Tech Meetup. Link to the meetup and live video stream of the presentation here: http://nytm.org/blog/entry/14-27-2014/lineup-for-april-1-ny-tech-meetup Link to Shufflrr: http://www.shufflrr.com/






Amazon EBS CrystalDiskMark Benchmarks – EBS Standard vs Provisioned IOPS




I recently set up a provisioned IOPS EBS volume on Amazon EC2.  I decided to run CrystalDiskMark against it to see how it compared to a standard EBS volume in terms of performance.  I wanted to know if provisioned IOPS is worth the extra money that you pay for it.  Here are the results: EBS […]






SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack Released




The SharePoint 2013 FBA Pack has been released. It was ported from the SharePoint 2010 FBA Pack (which was originally ported from the SharePoint 2007 CKS Forms Based Authentication Solution), and includes all of the features from the SharePoint 2010 FBA Pack: User Management Role Management Membership Request Web Part Password Recovery Web Part Change Password […]