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FormsAuthenticationTicket.FormsAuthenticationTicket(Int32, String, DateTime, DateTime, Boolean, String) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the FormsAuthenticationTicket class with cookie name, version, expiration date, issue date, persistence, and user-specific data. The cookie path is set to the default value established in the application's configuration file.

Namespace: System.Web.Security
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public FormsAuthenticationTicket (
	int version,
	string name,
	DateTime issueDate,
	DateTime expiration,
	bool isPersistent,
	string userData
public FormsAuthenticationTicket (
	int version, 
	String name, 
	DateTime issueDate, 
	DateTime expiration, 
	boolean isPersistent, 
	String userData
public function FormsAuthenticationTicket (
	version : int, 
	name : String, 
	issueDate : DateTime, 
	expiration : DateTime, 
	isPersistent : boolean, 
	userData : String
Not applicable.



The version number of the ticket.


The user name associated with the ticket.


The local date and time at which the ticket was issued.


The local date and time at which the ticket expires.


true if the ticket will be stored in a persistent cookie (saved across browser sessions); otherwise, false. If the ticket is stored in the URL, this value is ignored.


The user-specific data to be stored with the ticket.

The FormsAuthenticationTicket object created by this constructor will have a CookiePath value set to the value of the FormsCookiePath.


The userData parameter cannot be a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0