FormsAuthenticationConfiguration.Cookieless Property


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

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue = HttpCookieMode.UseDeviceProfile)]
public HttpCookieMode Cookieless { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.HttpCookieMode

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

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

The following code example demonstrates how to access the Cookieless 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 = 

// Set current Cookieless.
formsAuthentication.Cookieless = 

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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