LoginFailureAction Enumeration

Determines the page that the user will go to when a login attempt is not successful.

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

public enum LoginFailureAction
public enum LoginFailureAction
public enum LoginFailureAction

 Member nameDescription
RedirectToLoginPageRedirects the user to the login page defined in the site's configuration files (Machine.config and Web.config). 
RefreshRefreshes the current page so that the Login control can display an error message. 

The following code example demonstrates using the LoginFailureAction enumeration to set the FailureAction property to redirect the user to the login page defined in the Web.config file when a login attempt fails.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="False"%>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<script runat="server">
void Page_Load(Object sender, EventArgs e)
{
    Login1.FailureAction = LoginFailureAction.RedirectToLoginPage;
}

</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
    <head runat="server">
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
</head>
<body>
        <form id="form1" runat="server">
            <asp:Login id="Login1" runat="server" FailureAction="RedirectToLoginPage"></asp:Login>
        </form>
    </body>
</html>

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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