AuthorizationRuleCollection Class

Represents a collection of AuthorizationRule objects. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public sealed class AuthorizationRuleCollection : ConfigurationElementCollection
public final class AuthorizationRuleCollection extends ConfigurationElementCollection
public final class AuthorizationRuleCollection extends ConfigurationElementCollection
Not applicable.

The AuthorizationRuleCollection type allows access to the elements of the authorization section collection.

The following code example shows how to obtain the AuthorizationRuleCollection object from the configuration file of an existing Web application. You use this object to access its members as shown in the following topics. The configuration file will contain a setup similar to the following.

  <allow users="userName" roles="admin" verbs="post" />
  <deny users="*" verbs="post"/>
// Get the Web application configuration.
System.Configuration.Configuration configuration = 

// Get the section.
AuthorizationSection authorizationSection = 

// Get the authorization rule collection.
AuthorizationRuleCollection authorizationRuleCollection = 

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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

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