SimpleMembershipProvider.CreateUserAndAccount Method (String, String, Boolean, IDictionary<String, Object>)

Creates a new user profile and a new membership account.

Namespace:  WebMatrix.WebData
Assembly:  WebMatrix.WebData (in WebMatrix.WebData.dll)

public override string CreateUserAndAccount(
	string userName,
	string password,
	bool requireConfirmation,
	IDictionary<string, Object> values


Type: System.String
The user name.
Type: System.String
The password.
Type: System.Boolean
(Optional) true to specify that the user account must be confirmed by using the ConfirmAccount(String) method; otherwise, false. The default is false.
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IDictionary<String, Object>
(Optional) A dictionary that contains additional key/value pair attributes that you can add to the data store as default values for new user profile. The key for each entry is the database column, and the value of each entry is the value for the column. The default is null.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A token that can be sent to the user to confirm the user account.


The SimpleMembershipProvider class was not initialized using a call to the InitializeDatabaseConnection() method.


A membership account for this user name already exists in the membership database.

The token return value can be sent to the user in an email message as part of a link that the user clicks on to verify their account. For more information, see the ConfirmAccount(String) method.

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