How to Enable Anonymous Access in SharePoint?

How to enable anonymous access in SharePoint? To Enable Anonymous access in SharePoint 2010, We need to do the change in Central admin & Site collection:

Step 1: Enable Anonymous Access in Central Administration:

Go to: Central Administration > Application Management > Manage Web Applications, and Select your web application by highlighting it.
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Click “Authentication Providers“, Click on the “Default” link
Enable Anonymous Access - Authentication Providers

Check “Enable Anonymous Access” under Anonymous Access Section > click “Save
Enable Anonymous Access in SharePoint 2010

Enable Anonymous Access at Site Collection:

Now, W need to do the change in Site collection level. Click on “Site Actions >  Site Permissions

enable anonymous access sharepoint 2010 site

Click “Anonymous Access” , Select “Entire Web Site” at Anonymous Access Section

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Salaudeen Rajack

Salaudeen Rajack is a SharePoint Architect with Two decades of SharePoint Experience. He loves sharing his knowledge and experiences with the SharePoint community, through his real-world articles!

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