ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider.GetPassword Method (String, String)

 

Returns the password of the specified user from the database. The ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider class does not support this method.

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

Public Overrides Function GetPassword (
	username As String,
	passwordAnswer As String
) As String

Parameters

username
Type: System.String

The user to retrieve the password for.

passwordAnswer
Type: System.String

The password answer for the user.

Return Value

Type: System.String

Always throws a NotSupportedException exception.

Exception Condition
NotSupportedException

The ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider does not support password retrieval.

The ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider class does not support returning the user's password.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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