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  • User546194788 posted

    In web.config file, there is a line setting below.

    <authentication mode="Windows" />

    What is use for? Can I delete it?

    Tuesday, June 9, 2020 4:20 PM

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  • User753101303 posted

    Hi,

    This is for "Windows Integrated Authentication" ie to use automatically the user account used to log on the client Windows machine to authenticate to an intranet website :

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_Windows_Authentication

    Which authentication  method do you want to use for this web site or which problem are you trying to solve ?

    Tuesday, June 9, 2020 6:19 PM