Authentication Property

SystemWebSectionGroup.Authentication Property


Gets the authentication section.

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

public AuthenticationSection Authentication { get; }

The AuthenticationSection object refers to the authentication section of the configuration file.

The following code example shows how to obtain the AuthenticationSection object from the configuration file of an existing Web application.

// Get the authentication section.
AuthenticationSection authentication =
// Read section information.
info =
name = info.SectionName;
type = info.Type;
declared = info.IsDeclared.ToString();
msg = String.Format(
  "Name:     {0}\nDeclared: {1}\nType:     {2}\n",
  name, declared, type);

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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