Gets the FormsAuthenticationCredentials collection of user names and passwords.
Assembly: System.Web (in System.Web.dll)
'Declaration <ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("credentials")> _ Public ReadOnly Property Credentials As FormsAuthenticationCredentials
Property ValueType: System.Web.Configuration.FormsAuthenticationCredentials
A FormsAuthenticationCredentials collection that contains the user names and passwords.
The property gets the user names and passwords to use during forms-based authentication.
When security is required, you should use alternative ways of storing the user names and passwords; for example, in a database store. If you decide to use this collection, you should use the provided encryption facility.
The following code example shows how to access the property. Refer to the code example in the FormsAuthenticationConfiguration class topic to learn how to get the section.
' Get the current Credentials. Dim currentCredentials _ As FormsAuthenticationCredentials = _ formsAuthentication.Credentials Dim credentials As New StringBuilder() ' Get all the credentials. Dim i As System.Int32 For i = 0 To currentCredentials.Users.Count - 1 credentials.Append(("Name: " + _ currentCredentials.Users(i).Name + _ " Password: " + _ currentCredentials.Users(i).Password)) credentials.Append(Environment.NewLine) Next i