Re: Local and doman db access with a twist!

From: Tom Kaminski [MVP] ((A_at_T))
Date: 01/27/04

Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2004 13:38:23 -0500

"John Hattersley" <> wrote in message
> Hi all,
> I have a scenario where I need to have both local users and domain users
> accessing a site. I've set this up fine, I've:
> 1) set the Auth Mode to Basic
> 2) added the 'Domain Users' group to a local group
> 3) set security on the home folder to the local group created in step 2.
> Everything works fine, local and domain users can log in. The only
> is I'd like to allow domain users to just enter 'username', not
> 'domain/username'. Not a huge issue but I know I'll get 101 annoying
> if I don't.
> So anyone know how I can do this? I think it's probably not possible
> I've tried setting the default domain through IIS Manager, this does allow
> domain users just enter their username but it also stops local users from
> logging on at all.
> If anyone can shed any light, I'd appreciate it.

Tom Kaminski IIS MVP - tools, scripts, and utilities for running IIS