Validating web site building directory
The objective of this page is like every login page, to validate the username and password in a domain, the difference is that the validation process will validate against Active Directory.Now we have to configure the application in order that admits the authentication by Forms. You have to change the authentication mode in the web.config and add a secondary element to set the login page, the session timeout and the cookie that contains the authentication info.
The user will provide credentials through the Web form to authenticate itself in Active Directory, but the account that will be used to have access to Active Directory will be the configured anonymous account.Note The feedback system for this content will be changing soon. If content within a comment thread is important to you, please save a copy.For more information on the upcoming change, we invite you to read our blog post.It comes with a command line version (Server Validator Commandline.exe) and a user-interface (Server Validator UI.exe).What Server Validator does: Download a version that works with both x86 and x64 server architectures: Server Validator You can watch a screencast demo of Server Validator here.
This article describes how to authenticate users in Microsoft® Active Directory® directory service using the protocol LDAP (Light Data Access Protocol).