How to Create a Classic Mode Authentication via ‘Negotiate (Kerberos)’ in SharePoint 2013, Part 3: How to Create a Service Principal Name

Part 3 will identify the steps to create a service principal name (SPN). To perform these procedures, you must have membership in Domain Admins.

1.       To begin, Go to Start, select Command Prompt, and select Run as administrator.

2.       List all SPNs in place for the service account.

Type setSPN -L domainserviceaccount (Ex: setSPN -L hteam5administrator)

Press Enter.

3.       Create an SPN for the service account.

Type setspn -S HTTP/mywebappurl domainserviceaccount

(Example: setspn -S HTTP/chaupso15sql hteam5administrator)

Press Enter.

4.       Add an SPN for the FQDN.

Type setspn -S HTTP/ domainserviceaccount

(Example: setspn -S HTTP/ hteam5administrator)

Press Enter.

5.       List the additional SPN.

Type: setspn -L domainserviceaccount (Ex: setspn -L hteam5administrator)

Press Enter.

This completes Part 3. If you want to continue reading How to Create a Classic Mode Authentication via 'Negotiate (Kerberos)' in SharePoint 2013, check out the rest of our series:

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