Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)
Property ValueThe minimum length required for a password.
The MinRequiredPasswordLength property gets the minimum number of characters that must be entered to create a valid password for the membership provider specified in the Provider property.
The MinRequiredPasswordLength property value is set in the application configuration using the minRequiredPasswordLength attribute of the membership Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema) configuration element.
The following code example shows the membership Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema) configuration element in the system.web section of the application's Web.config file. It specifies that the application use an instance of the SqlMembershipProvider class to provide membership services, and sets the minRequiredPasswordLength attribute to seven characters.
<membership defaultProvider="SqlProvider" userIsOnlineTimeWindow = "20> <providers> <add name="SqlProvider" type="System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider" connectionStringName="SqlServices" requiresQuestionAndAnswer="true" minRequiredPasswordLength="7" /> </providers> </membership>