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PagesSection.ViewStateEncryptionMode Property

Gets or sets the encryption mode that ASP.NET uses when maintaining ViewState values.

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("viewStateEncryptionMode", DefaultValue = ViewStateEncryptionMode.Auto)]
public ViewStateEncryptionMode ViewStateEncryptionMode { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.UI.ViewStateEncryptionMode
A ViewStateEncryptionMode enumeration value indicating when the ViewState values are encrypted.

The possible ViewStateEncryptionMode enumeration values are Always, Auto, and Never. The default value is Auto. If ViewStateEncryptionMode property is set to Auto, ViewState will be encrypted when a control requests it.

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