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[WP8.1]Active Directory Services in WP8.1 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi All Am Developing Windows Phone 8.1 Project

    Where in i need to Use ADS

    I want to check user login against their active directory credentials.

    i.e,

    If user A has login credentials

    A@xyz.com

    PWD

    I need to check this credential of user .

    Do i Need to add user phone in Company Domain?

    What if User tries to login to my app some where outside using internet.

    Any Suggestion would be of great help

    Thanks

    Arjun.M


    Arjun

    Thursday, May 28, 2015 11:55 AM

Answers

  • Create a web service that performs the checks for you, call it from the Store app.

    Matt Small - Microsoft Escalation Engineer - Forum Moderator
    If my reply answers your question, please mark this post as answered.

    NOTE: If I ask for code, please provide something that I can drop directly into a project and run (including XAML), or an actual application project. I'm trying to help a lot of people, so I don't have time to figure out weird snippets with undefined objects and unknown namespaces.

    Friday, May 29, 2015 3:45 PM

All replies

  • How are the users sending their credentials?  Are you asking for them explicitly?

    Matt Small - Microsoft Escalation Engineer - Forum Moderator
    If my reply answers your question, please mark this post as answered.

    NOTE: If I ask for code, please provide something that I can drop directly into a project and run (including XAML), or an actual application project. I'm trying to help a lot of people, so I don't have time to figure out weird snippets with undefined objects and unknown namespaces.

    Thursday, May 28, 2015 2:45 PM
  • Hi Matt,

    Thanks for your reply

    Yes i have login page in my app user needs to enter their credentials .

    Thanks

    Arjun.M


    Arjun

    Friday, May 29, 2015 4:44 AM
  • Create a web service that performs the checks for you, call it from the Store app.

    Matt Small - Microsoft Escalation Engineer - Forum Moderator
    If my reply answers your question, please mark this post as answered.

    NOTE: If I ask for code, please provide something that I can drop directly into a project and run (including XAML), or an actual application project. I'm trying to help a lot of people, so I don't have time to figure out weird snippets with undefined objects and unknown namespaces.

    Friday, May 29, 2015 3:45 PM