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AuthenticationSection.Mode Property

Gets or sets the authentication modality.

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("mode", DefaultValue = AuthenticationMode.Windows)]
public AuthenticationMode Mode { get; set; }

The following code example shows how to use the Mode property.

            // Get the current Mode property.
            AuthenticationMode currentMode = 

            // Set the Mode property to Windows.
            authenticationSection.Mode = 

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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