Deployment steps

  • Deploy the membership provider dll to the GAC.
  • Add a membership provider name to the web application.
  • Add the following to the web application, central admin and STS web.config <system.web> tag:

<membership defaultProvider="i">
<add name="i" type="Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Claims.SPClaimsAuthMembershipProvider, Microsoft.SharePoint, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=71e9bce111e9429c" />

<add name="custommembershipprovider" type="ContosoProviders.BaseMember, ContosoProviders, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=26fc91a86676aa9f" />

  • Add the following to web application and central admin web.config <PeoplePickerWildcards> :

<clear />
<add key="AspNetSqlMembershipProvider" value="%" />
<add key="custommembershipprovider" value="%" />

If you want to add a permission to a windows user who will use the FBA you should follow the following format:

Last edited Jun 17, 2013 at 5:02 PM by eyadwan, version 2


No comments yet.