Gets or sets a value indicating whether forms-based authentication should use cookies.

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

Syntax
[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue = HttpCookieMode.UseDeviceProfile)]
public HttpCookieMode Cookieless { get; set; }
public:
[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue = HttpCookieMode::UseDeviceProfile)]
property HttpCookieMode Cookieless {
	HttpCookieMode get();
	void set(HttpCookieMode value);
}
[<ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue = HttpCookieMode.UseDeviceProfile)>]
member Cookieless : HttpCookieMode with get, set
<ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue := HttpCookieMode.UseDeviceProfile)>
Public Property Cookieless As HttpCookieMode

Property Value

Type:

One of the HttpCookieMode values. The default value is UseDeviceProfile.

Remarks

The property defines whether forms-based authentication should use a cookie to exchange user information.

Examples

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

// Get current Cookieless.
System.Web.HttpCookieMode currentCookieless = 
    formsAuthentication.Cookieless;

// Set current Cookieless.
formsAuthentication.Cookieless = 
    HttpCookieMode.AutoDetect;
' Get current Cookieless.
  Dim currentCookieless _
  As System.Web.HttpCookieMode = _
  formsAuthentication.Cookieless

' Set current Cookieless.
formsAuthentication.Cookieless = HttpCookieMode.AutoDetect
Version Information
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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