How do I auto login users that share an IP address?

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With secure zones you can also use "Trusted IP Addresses" feature in order to auto-login users. What this feature does is it displays the secure content to any site visitor using the white listed IP address to open up your site.

This feature is particularly useful if you want to allow everybody in an office to have access to the contents of a secure area without having to create accounts for every member.

To implement this feature the first step is to get your public IP address. To get it go to http://www.whatismyip.com/ for example, it will show your public IP address here:

To implement this feature the first step is to add the IP address to the whitelist:

To test the setup make sure you are logged out by opening up the logout link: YOURDOMAIN.COM/LogoutProcess.aspx and then open up a page (or another asset) that is secured. In the secure zone you added the IP address to. You should be able to see the content without having to login.