• Custom login page with Owin Authentication
    Most of the customers always prefer a custom login page to the default one which should only be accessible by WebAdmins and WebEditors users. There was a blog article about this before (Creating a custom login page in Episerver and MVC). The method was described as using the standard SQLMembers...

  • Trouble Accessing Support Tickets
    Description You may experience an issue where you are unable to access the ticketing system to view tickets and attachments, create and update tickets. This article explains how the process works as well as what can be done to correct these types of issues. Resolution While viewin...

  • Owin error on registration
    Description When attempting to register a user or perform an owin authentication action, you may run into the following error. Server Error in '/' Application. No owin.Environment item was found in the context. Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the curren...

  • Issue Mixing Active Directory Membership Provider With SQL Role Provider
    Description This article describes the out of the box limitation in mixing Active Directory membership providers with SQL role provider. Resolution Product Development Engineering has reviewed this use case and provided information.   After the review they clarified that "Act...

  • Creating a new user group to allow logins
    Description If you create a new group in Episerver, for example an Editors group because you do not want them to have Publishing permissions like other groups may have, you may run into the issue where members of that group can not log in.  This is because you need you authorize logins for ...

  • LDAP query limitation
      When importing users or user groups into the CMS not all users or user groups are getting pulled into the CMS. Cause There is a LDAP limitation as a query typically limits queries to 1000 for both users and directories. This can cause the CMS to only import portions of the total AD...

  • Error When Clicking On Create User and Administrator Groups
    This error occurs when calling on the EditUser.aspx and AdminGroup.aspx repectively. [DirectoryServicesCOMException (0x80072030) There is no such object on the server] Resolution The error is associated with an incorrect reference to an LDAP path that is invalid. In order to res...

  • Active Directory Users and Groups Limit (1000)
    Active Directory LDAP queries are limited to returning 1000 objects (users and groups). Here are some suggestions to get around the query limit. Resolution It might be possible to change this server side, as suggested in this link: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3488394/c-sh...