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IPrincipal.IsInRole Method

Determines whether the current principal belongs to the specified role.

Namespace: System.Security.Principal
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

bool IsInRole (
	string role
boolean IsInRole (
	String role
function IsInRole (
	role : String
) : boolean



The name of the role for which to check membership.

Return Value

true if the current principal is a member of the specified role; otherwise, false.

Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0