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FormsAuthentication.FormsCookiePath Property

Gets the path for the forms-authentication cookie.

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

public static string FormsCookiePath { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The path of the cookie where the forms-authentication ticket information is stored. The default is "/".

The FormsCookiePath property value is set in the configuration file for an ASP.NET application using the path attribute of the forms configuration element. The FormsCookiePath specifies the Path for the cookie that stores the FormsAuthenticationTicket information.

The following code example sets the FormsCookiePath property value by using the path attribute in the Web.config file.

<authentication mode="Forms">
  <forms loginUrl="member_login.aspx"
    cookieless="UseCookies"
    path="/MyApplication" />
</authentication>

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, 1.1, 1.0

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