How to customize sharepoint window authentication to form authentication RRS feed

  • Question

  • We plan to move our web site into sharepoint. We need to customize existing and default sharepoint window authentication to the form authenticaiton. In other word, We need to replace existing sharepoint login with our web form login which is againt to database. I have no idea how to start it. any information are welcome, like example code, documents,tool, links, ..

    I have downloaded sharepoint developer.setup and SDK, don't know which one I should use....




    • Moved by Mike Walsh FIN Thursday, February 17, 2011 9:30 AM not customization (From:SharePoint - Design and Customization (pre-SharePoint 2010))
    Wednesday, February 16, 2011 8:13 PM


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  • Hi Gary,

    As far as i understood you, You want to implement the FBA so you can create user in your external database also.

    You can follow the instructions in below URL's.



    Hope it could help

    Cheers, Hemendra-MCTS "Yesterday is just a memory,Tomorrow we may never see"
    • Marked as answer by GaryMaxx Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:55 PM
    Thursday, February 17, 2011 9:12 AM
  • Hi Hemendra,

    Thanks for your help and that is what I need exactly.



    Moderator Note: Gary: ask your 2010 follow-up question in a SP 2010 forum. It's off-topic here so I deleted it.

    • Edited by Mike Walsh FIN Thursday, February 17, 2011 4:46 PM Moderator Note added.
    Thursday, February 17, 2011 1:57 PM