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Safari and ipad users having to login twice in order to use aspx website

Posted on 2016-09-21
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Hello Experts,

I have an aspx website using FormsAuthentication for user validation.  Everyone that uses a normal computer and doesn't use safari only has to login once.  Anyone using an Ipad and/or safar has to login twice.  No error messages come up...  :P

Does anyone have any ideas?
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Question by:carmodyk
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by:xtermie
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Make sure the web page is not cached, across all browsers
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by:carmodyk
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Thank you for the quick response!  Do I make a setting change in the web.config?  or on the login page?
Do you have an example?

Thanks,

Kevin
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Jackie Man earned 2000 total points
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Maybe you need to make the following change in web.config.

<authentication mode="Forms">
  <forms loginurl="/Account/LogOn" timeout="2880" cookieless="UseCookies" />
</authentication>

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Source: http://www.iweb-zone.com/aspnet-forms-authentication-keeps-displaying-login-page-on-ipad
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