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MembershipSection.Providers Property

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("providers")]
public ProviderSettingsCollection Providers { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Configuration.ProviderSettingsCollection
A ProviderSettingsCollection that contains the provider's settings, defined within the providers subsection of the membership section of the configuration file.

Membership providers are components that provide access to the membership for a site. You can specify membership providers in the providers subsection of the membership section of the configuration file.

The DefaultProvider property contains the name of the provider that is used by default.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Providers property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the MembershipSection class.


// Display elements of the Providers collection property.
foreach (ProviderSettings providerItem in configSection.Providers)
{
  Console.WriteLine();
  Console.WriteLine("Provider Details:");
  Console.WriteLine("Name: {0}", providerItem.Name);
  Console.WriteLine("Type: {0}", providerItem.Type);
}


.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

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