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WSS teamsite access for users from web application

  Asked By: Eugene    Date: Feb 21    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 904

I have a bespoke web application accesed through forms
authentication where USER role and security is stored in SQL. I want
to give access to user from this application to WSS a specific team
site based on his security. How Can I pass user credentials to WSS
without WSS prompting for user name and password like a single sign
on.The link between web application and WSS has to be seamless.

There is no active directory because some users can not be added to

I know the reverse works for single sign on from WSS to access custom



1 Answer Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Rebecca Lewis     Answered On: Feb 21

We've been over this ground with Microsoft many times. SharePoint cannot use
forms authentication, I'm afraid you'll have to have your users  log in. We
couldn't find a way to construct a network credential on behalf of the user  - if
you can I'd love to hear about it.

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