remove Element for providers for windowsAuthentication [IIS Settings Schema]

Note

For more information about the remove element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Windows Authentication Providers <providers>.

Removes a security provider for Windows authentication.

Syntax

Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements for this section.

Attributes

Attribute

Description

name

Optional String attribute.

Specifies the name of the security provider.

By default, there are two providers: Negotiate and NTLM.

Child Elements

None.

Parent Elements

Element

Description

configuration

Specifies the root element in every configuration file that is used by IIS 7.

system.webServer

Specifies the top-level section group (in ApplicationHost.config) in which this element is defined.

security

Specifies the section group that contains security-related sections.

authentication

Specifies the section group that contains authentication sections.

windowsAuthentication

Specifies Windows authentication configuration.

providers

Specifies security support providers used for Windows authentication.

Remarks

For more information about the remove element, see the following topic on the Microsoft IIS.net Web site: Windows Authentication Providers <providers>.

Element Information

Configuration locations

Machine.config

ApplicationHost.config

Root application Web.config

Application Web.config

Directory Web.config

Requirements

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) version 7.0