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Prompt for login on extended zone

  Asked By: Diane    Date: Oct 23    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1052

I have an intranet site that have I have extened for external access using ssl
and using the same dc as the default zone.. Everything works as expected, I get
prompted for username/password, and then everything works/navigates fine.

The problem is when I open a document out of a document library, I get prompted
again for my user information. This does not happen on our internal default
zone, just on the external.



3 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Ravindra Salvi     Answered On: Oct 23

have you tried going to:
tools > internet options > security > custom level
scroll all the way to the bottom, and under user  Authentication/Logon, change
the setting to Automatic logon with current user name and password.. This may
solve your problem.

Answer #2    Answered By: Rahul Sharma     Answered On: Oct 23

Our issue is the extended  zone is access  from the
outside world (or even public) machine and not sure this is possible in all

Answer #3    Answered By: Jagjit Phutane     Answered On: Oct 23

I hit reply a bit too soon. I tried this internally (and it did stop the
initial prompt  but did not stop it when I opened a Word doc. I did cancel the
login and the doc did open. So, it is a bit different.

Anyone know why with this setting changed, it still prompted my on the doc open
but still worked with the cancel...

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