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MembershipProvider.EnablePasswordReset Property

Indicates whether the membership provider is configured to allow users to reset their passwords.

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

public abstract bool EnablePasswordReset { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the membership provider supports password reset; otherwise, false. The default is true.

EnablePasswordReset contains a Boolean value specified in the configuration file (Web.config) using the enablePasswordReset attribute. The value indicates whether users can use the ResetPassword method to overwrite their current password with a new, randomly generated password. This property is read-only.

For an example of a MembershipProvider implementation, see Implementing a Profile Provider.

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
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