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TitleAuthentication: How to hide the external Identity providers buttons from the backend login page
URL NameHow-to-hide-the-external-Identity-providers-buttons-from-the-backend-login-page
Article Number000113606
EnvironmentProduct: Sitefinity
Version: 10.1.6522.0 - 10-2, 11.x, 12.x
OS: All supported OS versions
Database: All supported Microsoft SQL Server versions
Question/Problem Description

How to hide the external Identity providers buttons from the backend login page?
How to hide the Linkedin login button?

Backend Login


Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Note that this customization will remove all external identity providers as an option from the backend login page.
This solution is for the OpenID Authentication protocol.
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1. Create the following structure in the root of the project files:


2. Paste the following content in the login.html file:
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html ng-app="app" ng-controller="LayoutCtrl">
        img {
            width: 100px;
            height: 100px;

        form {
            margin: 0 auto;
            box-sizing: border-box;
            border: 1px solid #ddd;
            padding: 40px 50px;
            width: 430px;
            min-height: 430px;
            background-color: #fff;
<body ng-cloak>
    <div class="sf-authentication-screen">
        <h1 class="sf-logo"></h1>
        <form name="form" method="post" action="{{model.fullLoginUrl}}" id="loginForm" class="sf-login-form -sf-content-centered -sf-center-text">
            <anti-forgery-token token="model.antiForgery"></anti-forgery-token>
            <img src="data:image/png;base64,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" alt="Default profile photo" />
            <ul class="-sf-clearfix">
                <li ng-show="model.showProviders">
                    <label for="membershipProvider">{{model.resources["provider"]}}</label>
                    <select id="membershipProvider" name="membershipProvider" ng-model="model.selectedProvider" ng-options="p.friendlyName for p in model.providers track by"></select>
                    <input required name="username" autofocus id="username" type="text" class="sf-input" placeholder='{{model.resources["emailOrUsername"]}}' ng-model="model.username">
                    <input required id="password" name="password" type="password" class="sf-input" placeholder='{{model.resources["password"]}}' ng-model="model.password" autocomplete="off">
                <li class="sf-login-form__remember" ng-show="model.allowRememberMe">
                    <input type="checkbox" id="rememberMe" name="rememberMe" ng-model="model.rememberMe" value="true">
                    <label for="rememberMe">{{model.resources["rememberMe"]}}</label>
                <!--TODO: To be uncommented when backend forgot password is implemented
                <li class="sf-login-form__forgot-passowrd">
                    <a id="forgotPassowrd" href="#">{{model.resources["forgotYourPassword"]}}</a>
            <div class="-sf-txt-failure" ng-show="model.errorMessage">
            <button class="sf-button -sf-action" id="loginButton">{{model.resources["login"]}}</button>
            <!--<div ng-show="model.externalProviders && model.externalProviders.length > 0">
                <ul class="sf-mt--20">
                    <li ng-repeat="provider in model.externalProviders">
                        <a class="sf-button {{provider.linkCssClass}}" href="{{provider.href}}">{{provider.text}}</a>
    <script id='modelJson' type='application/json'>
  • Uncomment the highlighted code above which will result in the default behavior of the backend login page. 
3. Build the Project.

Last Modified Date7/18/2019 11:53 AM
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