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FormsAuthenticationConfiguration.Cookieless Property

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

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

'Declaration
<ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("cookieless", DefaultValue := HttpCookieMode.UseDeviceProfile)> _
Public Property Cookieless As HttpCookieMode
'Usage
Dim instance As FormsAuthenticationConfiguration 
Dim value As HttpCookieMode 

value = instance.Cookieless

instance.Cookieless = value

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. 
  Dim currentCookieless _
  As System.Web.HttpCookieMode = _
  formsAuthentication.Cookieless

' Set current Cookieless.
formsAuthentication.Cookieless = HttpCookieMode.AutoDetect

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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