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Authentication: Getting 404 when changing from Forms to Claims authentication

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Article Number000098371
EnvironmentProduct: Sitefinity
Version: 8.x, 9.x, 10.x, 11.x, 12.x
OS: All supported OS versions
Database: All supported Microsoft SQL Server versions
Question/Problem Description

How to change to Claims authentication?
Getting 404 when changing from Forms to Claims authentication.

Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number
Cause
Resolution
1. Navigate to Administration » Settings » User Authentication and select Claims.

2. Open the web.config file and make the following entry is present :
<remove name="FormsAuthentication" />

both under
<system.webServer>, <modules>
and
<httpModules>

If needed, compare the web.config with the web.config of the _EmptyProject for the same version.
Workaround
Notes
References to Other Documentation:
- Sitefinity Documentation, Switch to Claims-based Authentication https://www.progress.com/documentation/sitefinity-cms/administration-switch-to-claims-based-authentication
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Last Modified Date9/11/2019 5:51 PM