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MembershipProvider.RequiresQuestionAndAnswer Property

Gets a value indicating whether the membership provider is configured to require the user to answer a password question for password reset and retrieval.

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

public abstract bool RequiresQuestionAndAnswer { get; }
/** @property */
public abstract boolean get_RequiresQuestionAndAnswer ()

public abstract function get RequiresQuestionAndAnswer () : boolean

Not applicable.

Property Value

true if a password answer is required for password reset and retrieval; otherwise, false. The default is true.

A Boolean value specified in the configuration file (Web.config). The RequiresQuestionAndAnswer property indicates whether users must supply a password answer in order to retrieve their password using the GetPassword method, or reset their password using the ResetPassword method.

This property is read-only.

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

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0
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