Microsoft Active Directory Federation Service is an identity federation technology that provides single sign on access to web services and web applications using WS-* and SAML.

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How to fix ADFS asking for Windows credentials after login?

We are having issues with an ADFS environment (providing authentication for a Dynamics CRM 2011 IFD installation), symptoms are as follows: We navigate to https://crm.domain.com:444 We see the ADFS ...
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Can ADFS access other user's information?

I need to implement a company website that would be accessed from the outside of the company. It is required that the users are able to login with the same credentials as they access the company ...
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ADFS 3.0 / Web Application Proxy Server 2012 R2 error

I have a working ADFS 3.0 (2012 R2) server running. It successfully operates to log me on to Office365 both on and off premises. I am trying to install the Web Application Proxy role on a second ...
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linking Office 365 and ADFS on Azure

i am trying to link my ADFS to Office 365 in order to set up Single Sign On for Office 365. I am going over this blog post. at Step 5, i am supposed to run Powershell commands so i can connect the ...
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ADFS fails to authenticate specific user — throws ADAccountLookupException

Note - I've actually already solved this, but I don't see any detailed write-ups online about this issue so I'll go ahead and ask the question and answer it myself. I run a service that authenticates ...
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Advantage Integrating Shibboleth With ADFS

Can someone explain what the advantage of integrating Shibboleth with Microsoft ADFS is? I have been researching both products and it seems like they have similar offerings. There are many articles ...
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ADFS SSO - LDAP Attributes as Claims - UPN as NameID - NameID Missing from SAML Response for users whose UPN is changed

ADFS SSO setup with Salesforce which uses UPN as NameID, has following configuration ADFS. Claim Rule Template: Send LDAP Attributes as Claims Claim Rule Name: Send the UPN as NameID LDAP ...
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ADFS 2.0 SAML login works…but not for Domain Admins

We use a proxy service by zScaler. This has been setup so that there is an ADFS server between us and zScaler that authenticates the users and allows them access to the internet. This has been ...
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Multiple logins for separate hosts behind Web Application Proxy 2012

We're running SharePoint 2013 and allow external access via Microsoft's Web Application Proxy. When I connect to SharePoint from it, the profile images do not load because they are served up from the ...
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Access Installation Disc from Azure-hosted Windows Server 2012 R2 VM

I'm setting up an ADFS farm in Windows Azure and I need to export the settings of my old farm to import to the new farm. The official documentation on TechNet tells me to use scripts that are located ...
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IIS using ADFS/Saml to Authenticate

Does anyone know if there is a ADFS/SAML Identity Provider for IIS7? Example workflow - the user will go to the directory /private and it will redirect to the provider to login and back if the user ...
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SPN settings in a ADFS 3.0 lab setup

I am a developer trying to understand authentication with ADFS (2012 R2), so I am trying to setup an ADFS lab. I have found 2 guides: doc1 - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn280939.aspx ...
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What's the upgrade path for ADFS 2.1 to 3.0 (Server 2012 to 2012 R2)

I have several domain controllers running Windows Server 2012 with a domain and forest functional levels at Windows Server 2012. Two of the DCs are running ADFS (2.1) in a farm for users in my ...
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How do I create a custom ADFS 2nd factor sign in page?

I have a C# dll that provides HOTP and TOTP authentication. I'd like to adapt this for use with ADFS sign in pages. (I'll share this DLL with you if you like) How do I integrate my authentication ...
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Unable to update service communication certificate

We have added a self-signed certificate when setting up AD FS, and now want to update the service communications certificate to our domain's wildcard cert. Following these instructions: ...
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Support for refresh tokens in ADFS 2.2 OAuth flow

My colleague and I are trying to enable OAuth in ADFS 2.2. Everything is working except the server only passes back an access token (w/ expiration) and does not include a refresh token after ...
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What actions in Office 365 trigger requests for new SAML tokens?

We're in the process of diagnosing an issue where our on-premise ADFS servers stop accepting requests from the ADFS proxy servers for short (5m intervals). One behavior that we're having difficulty ...
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If a Windows shop moves “everything” to the cloud, does it still need Active Directory?

Taking a spin off of this question: Do I really need MS Active Directory? in a new direction for 2014. Taking into account a basic Windows infrastructure: domain controllers Exchange 2007/2010/2013 ...
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ADFS 2.0 Best Practices

I'm having a hard time finding some good articles on best practices for ADFS. We are looking to implement SSO for less than 200 users. We plan on setting up a federated server farm (2 servers) ...
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Setting up Windows Azure Pack with ADFS

I'm trying to setup the Windows Azure Pack Admin Site with Authentication from ADFS. I followed the given installation checklist from TechNet ...
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ADFS setup with Local AD and Azure AD without Dir Sync

I have local AD and AD on azure and I have ADFS and ADFS proxy server setup to authenticate users on local AD. I have followed all the steps on microsoft site to setup trust between Azure AD and local ...
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Send objectGUID as an AD FS 2.0 Claim

I would like to send objectGUID as a claim with AD FS 2.0 running on Windows Server 2012. I know I can create Issuance Transform Rules for a Relying Party Trust, but how does AD FS 2.0 know about ...
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Simple AD FS 3.0 external access

I'm setting up the ability for users to log in remotely to access web resources via AD FS 2.0 and Web Application Proxy. What I'm seeing right now is that when I attempt to log in remotely I initially ...
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Workplace Join (ADFS) On Windows Server Essentials 2012

I've got a domain hosted on Windows Server 2012 Essentials. I just bought a Surface 2, thinking that it would be easy peasy to join my domain and access all my files, clearly nothing is ever simple; ...
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Is it possible to pass SAML assertion depending upon attribute on User?

In Saleforce - ADFS SSO with AD being IdP. With AD 'Username' being SAML User Id; There are two type of users(standard users & portal users) in Salesforce. For SSO of portal users; SAML ...
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ADFSv2.1 redirect infinite loop

I'm trying to setup an ADFS server in a lab to test out the federation authentication mechanism. I'm following this guide: ...
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Office 365 migration: should I use ADFS?

Scenario: small company (<200 users), local Active Directory (single domain, 2008R2 level), on-premises deployment of Exchange 2010, Lync 2010 and SharePoint 2013. The company wants to go ...
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Mail clients for mobile devices for connecting to ADFS configured Office 365 mail

Any of you aware of any mail clients for mobile devices for connecting to Office 365 domains which are configured to single sign on through ADFS. Outlook.com client for android this doesnt seem to ...
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Are multiple ADFS instances needed when federating to the same party multiple times?

I'm currently in the first stages of an ADFS roll-out. It looks like you need to install multiple "federation services" or instances of ADFS if you want to federate with the same party or SaaS ...
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ADFS 2.1 proxy trust establishment error

I'm trying to install an ADFS proxy. In our intranet we have a ADFS 2.1 server running on Windows 2012 which is working fine. Now we're trying to deploy a proxy to this one for internet access, using ...
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How to install ADFS 3.0 in standalone mode?

I've installed Windows 2012 R2 and enabled the ADFS (3.0?) feature. After installation, it asks to configure ADFS, but this step requires a user account that is a domain administrator, as it wants to ...
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How to configure a different Saml2SecurityTokenHandler for passive federation in ADFS 2.0 .net 3.5

How do I configure an other Saml2SecurityTokenHandler (Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml2.Saml2SecurityTokenHandler) class for my passive federation on my ADFS 2.0 server? Right now: i'm trying ...
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ADFS port with active directory [closed]

I have an ADFS server in DMZ and need it to talk to a DC. Which port does ADFS use to talk to a Domain controller in active directory? Thanks
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Does ADFS work with SSL offloading?

Does ADFS work with SSL offloading? Ive only seen ADFS with SSL certificates on the web servers, and we know it requires SSL. But does this requirement mean it must be all the way through to the ...
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How to replace expiring Service Communication Certificates in ADFS 2.0

We have an ADFS 2.0 deployment which is used to provide claims-based authentication to our Dynamics CRM 2011 system. There are 2 ADFS servers in place. One is in the corporate user Active Directory ...
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Get list of all users Logging in ADFS 2.0

I wish to know if there is a way to get a list of all the users Logging in and out of ADFS 2.0. Is this possible. Regards
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single sign on using active directory in asp.net

I have lot's of database, so for secure authentication I want to put single sign on using the concept of active directory. After reading of lot's of material i will try to install ADFS 2.0 But i ...
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Why is Kerberos security failing for our ADFS proxy server?

We have a WCF service that uses active federation to authenticate callers via AD FS 2.0 and it's working fine internally. Now we want to expose it to the outside world, so our server team set up a ...
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Using Dynamics CRM Outlook client for non-Active Directory users (Active federation with ws-trust)

I am experiencing challenges logging in to CRM from the Outlook client when the user does not reside in Active Directory. Some of our CRM users do not have Active Directory credentials. Instead they ...
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ADFS 2.0: send issuer of user certificate as claim

Using ADFS 2.0, I would like to send to a relying party information about the issuer of the user certificate, if a user authenticated using an x509 certificate. Is this possible? How should I ...
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Why can a user log in via more than one UPN

I've changed the for all users UPN suffix of a company from us.mycompany.local to mycompany.com in order to use claims aware applciations. In testing before the change I discovered that even if I ...
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Authenticating Clients against their own Active Directory

We are creating an application that will (hopefully) allow users to authenticate by multiple means. Either cloud-based services (google,facebook, etc.) or--hopefully--by their own company's Active ...
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ADFS SAML Single Logout

I'm dealing with a web application hooked up to ADFS as a relying party, for single sign on integration with a partner claims provider. It's all via SAML (not WS Federation.) The web app is .NET and ...
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Mobile compatible ADFS?

I'm deploying Dynamics CRM 2011 to my organization tomorrow and the only thing left bugging me is the mobile express experience. When the user enters the mobile URL for the CRM, they're first ...
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How to identify if ADFS 1 server is using WS-Fed?

I have a Windows 2003 server running ADFS 1 (SAML 1.1) and I'm trying to determine if this system is using WS-Fed. I do see <wsa:....> related items in the SAML communication both inbound and ...
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“The private key for the certificate that was configured could not be accessed.”

I'm trying (and failing) to replace the certificates for an ADFS 2.0 stand-alone installation. I've generated the certificates and placed them in the local machine store. But, no matter what I do, I ...
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Pass CRM 2011 Outlook authentication to Internet Explorer

Okay, so I have a Dynamics CRM 2011 environment running with IFD Configured. CRM is running Update Rollup 11, ADFS 2.0 has no Update Rollups installed. All servers in the environment are 2008R2. Our ...
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ADFS – newbie assistance

I’m a newbie in the ADFS 2.0 world and I want understand the basic assumptions of that technology. My goals is guarantee the access to our customer users to web application on our cloud environment. ...
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Using O365, ADFS, not using DirSync/FIM, what value should immutableId be for ADFS to assert right?

ADFS 2.0 asserts the immutableID value in its SAML assertion during Federation attempts with Office 365. The ImmutableId is specified at object create time in Office 365. If you use DirSync, the ...
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Can I use a single ADFS server for both office 365 and SharePoint SSO

Can I use a single ADFS server for both office 365 and SharePoint SSO if they use different SSL's and domain names? Enviroment consists of: 2 DC's -- ADFS Server -- ADFS Proxy -- Sharepoint 2010 ...