Solved

OWA 2007 authentication

Posted on 2011-02-22
5
566 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hello,

I have a challenge with our OWA 2007, I got multiple user connecting to OWA using internal link and I would like to know if there is a way to remember the last login username when they open back their OWA.

I  d'ont want to have them log automatically like if they saved their credentails

The Authentification method set is to  Integrated WIndows authentication, digest and basic.
Any ideal ? Let me know.
thanks
0
Comment
Question by:brular01
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:viveksahu
ID: 34957713
Hi,

You need to saved cookies enable in IE.
0
 

Author Comment

by:brular01
ID: 34957785
Hi,

thanks for your help, I just tested with IE 6 lowest security  and lowest privacy settings and same results.

When closing the browser and log back in the last username is gone.

0
 
LVL 31

Accepted Solution

by:
LeeDerbyshire earned 500 total points
ID: 34961021
If you have Integrated Authentication enabled, and a user is already logged into the domain, then they will be automatically logged into their own mailbox in OWA.  If you use Basic Auth, then they will always have to log in, but I don't think you can get it to remember the last username.  If you enable Forms-based authentication, and select the 'This is a private computer' checkbox, then it will remember the last username, but you will still always need to supply a password, so you still have an opportunity to change the displayed user name.
0
 

Author Comment

by:brular01
ID: 34966435
I try to enable Forms-bases authentication but when I logged on OWA from external right after entering the credential it's show
Outlook Web Access is not available. If the problem continues, contact technical support for your organization and tell them the following: There is no Microsoft Exchange Client Access server that has the necessary configuration in the Active Directory site where the mailbox is stored.

For internal users ( in the domain ) it's working fine the username stay there.


0
 
LVL 31

Expert Comment

by:LeeDerbyshire
ID: 34969699
Hm.  I've not heard of that before.  The error is mentioned on this page
http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2007/09/10/446957.aspx
but I don't know how relevant it is to your setup.
0

Featured Post

Optimizing Cloud Backup for Low Bandwidth

With cloud storage prices going down a growing number of SMBs start to use it for backup storage. Unfortunately, business data volume rarely fits the average Internet speed. This article provides an overview of main Internet speed challenges and reveals backup best practices.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

MS Outlook is a world-class email client application that is mainly used for e-communication globally.  In this article, we will discuss the basic idea about MS Outlook, its advanced features, and types of MS Outlook File formats.
As tax season makes its return, so does the increase in cyber crime and tax refund phishing that comes with it
In this video we show how to create a mailbox database in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Data…
The video tutorial explains the basics of the Exchange server Database Availability groups. The components of this video include: 1. Automatic Failover 2. Failover Clustering 3. Active Manager

832 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question