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How to change the domain for claims-based authentication cookies

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EnvironmentProduct: Sitefinity
Version: All
OS: All supported OS versions
Database: All supported Microsoft SQL Server versions
Question/Problem Description
How to change the domain for claims-based authentication cookies
Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Setting AuthCookieDomain in Administration / Settings / Advanced / Security does not have any effect.
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number
Cause
The AuthCookieDomain parameter is only used for Forms-based authentication
Resolution
The domain for the authentication cookies can be set in the web.config by adding the domain to the <cookieHandler> tag:

<cookieHandler requireSsl="false" domain="domain.com"/>
 
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Last Modified Date3/20/2017 2:33 PM
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