Web Part which presents anonymous users with a large button from which to sign in to a SharePoint portal or site. The project was created due to a requirement to present users with a more prominent sign in facility than the one offered OOB in the top right
corner of the page.
This Web Part can be added to WSS 3.0 or MOSS 2007 sites and presents anonymous (unauthenticated) users with the following sign in button:
Once the user has signed in, the button will disappear and a message can be shown in its place, or if the authenticated message is left blank in the Web Part properties, no message is shown and the Web Part will appear invisible to the user.
Both the button and authenticated message control can be customised with a CSS reference for styling, the dimensions of the button can be modified, and the authenticated message can be changed: