Disable Windows Authentication prompt in SharePoint 2013/2016/2019

This SharePoint tutorial, we will discuss, how to disable the windows authentication prompt which we usually got while opening a SharePoint site.

If you are working in your local system and every time it is asking for username and password it is better to save the authentication so that it will not ask repeatedly.

Disable Windows Authentication prompt in SharePoint

Follow below steps to disable windows authentication prompt in SharePoint 2013/2016.

  • Open Internet Explorer, then click on Tools -> Internet options.
  • Then in the Internet Options dialog box, click on the “Security” tab.
  • Then click on “Local Intranet” -> Custom level..
  • This will open the Security Settings – Local Intranet Zone.
  • There scroll down to end you will find “User Authentication” and then Login.
  • Here choose the radio button “Automatically login with current username and password”.
  • Click OK.
Disable Windows Authentication prompt in SharePoint

Then restart your IE browser.

Now it should not ask you to enter windows credentials details.

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