Not sure if you’ve noticed the “sign in as a different user” is no longer available on the SharePoint 2013 drop down menu you see when you click on the logged on user account.
Not sure why, I hope it was a glitch and I sure hope the SharePoint team puts it back in the product.
As an individual who creates applications and tests applications with different login credentials not being able to sign in as a different user in SharePoint 2013 quite a setback.
In any case, there are a couple of ways you can get around this:
- Client Side Solution: Launch your web browser as another user
- Server Side Solution: Add the menu item back to SharePoint J – of course, at your own risk, if it’s your test environment, you may want to consider doing so.
Here is how: