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IPrincipal.IsInRole Method

Determines whether the current principal belongs to the specified role.

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

bool IsInRole(
	string role
)

Parameters

role
Type: System.String

The name of the role for which to check membership.

Return Value

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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