Roles.CookiePath Property

 
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Gets the path for the cached role names cookie.

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

public static string CookiePath { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The path of the cookie where role names are cached. The default is /.

You can specify the path of the cookie where roles are cached for your application by setting the cookiePath attribute in the Web.config file for your ASP.NET application. For more information on cookie paths, see Path.

The following example shows the element in the system.web section of the Web.config file for an ASP.NET application. It specifies that the application uses a SqlRoleProvider instance and sets the cookiePath attribute to /MyApplication.

<roleManager defaultProvider="SqlProvider" 
  enabled="true"
  cacheRolesInCookie="true"
  cookieName=".ASPROLES"
  cookieTimeout="30"
  cookiePath="/MyApplication"
  cookieRequireSSL="false"
  cookieSlidingExpiration="true"
  cookieProtection="All" >
  <providers>
    <add
      name="SqlProvider"
      type="System.Web.Security.SqlRoleProvider"
      connectionStringName="SqlServices"
      applicationName="MyApplication" />
  </providers>
</roleManager>

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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