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Roles.Enabled Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether role management is enabled for the current Web application.

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

public static bool Enabled { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if role management is enabled; otherwise, false. The default is false.

The following example shows the roleManager 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 enabled attribute to true.

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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