Tag Archives: FBA

User Display Name shows “i:0#.f|” using LDAP membership provider for FBA gives you –No Fix from MS Support


We had a MS Support case for the display names not showing up correctly for accounts in the Forms Auth using the LDAP membership provider. Believe me whatever you do its not picking it up from Active Directory User Display Name instead the user display name is like i:0#.f|mName|accountname mName = membershipprovideraliasinCentralAdmin accountname = account […]

SharePoint 2010: Create Custom Login page with persistent cookies


At my current client we are using FBA ( Forms Based Authentication) with LDAP membership provider. The issue was the users were prompted the login page( Dual Authentication) while opening Office documents( Office Client) , something below with setting in Web Application to default sign in page.   Some history on the issue and need […]