Export (0) Print
Expand All

FormsAuthenticationConfiguration.Name Property

Gets or sets the cookie name.

Namespace:  System.Web.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("name", DefaultValue = ".ASPXAUTH")]
[StringValidatorAttribute(MinLength = )]
public string Name { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the HTTP cookie to use for request authentication.

The following code example shows how to access the Name property Refer to the code example in the FormsAuthenticationConfiguration class topic to learn how to get the section.


// Get the configuration file. Replace the name configTarget
// with the name of your site.
System.Configuration.Configuration configuration =
    WebConfigurationManager.OpenWebConfiguration("/configTarget");


// Get the external Authentication section.
AuthenticationSection authenticationSection =
    (AuthenticationSection)configuration.GetSection(
    "system.web/authentication");

// Get the external Forms section .
FormsAuthenticationConfiguration formsAuthentication =
  authenticationSection.Forms;

string cookieName = formsAuthentication.Name;


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft