Sets the identity of the user for an ASP.NET application when Windows authentication is enabled. This class cannot be inherited.
Assembly: System.Web (in System.Web.dll)
Releases all resources, other than memory, used by the.
Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
When the authentication Mode is set to Windows, the sets the User property of the current HttpContext to an IPrincipal object that represents the Windows identity supplied by IIS for the current request. If IIS uses anonymous authentication, then the uses the identity returned by the GetAnonymous method.
The Authenticate event that enables you to provide a custom IPrincipal object for the User property of the current HttpContext. The Authenticate event is accessed by specifying a subroutine named WindowsAuthentication_OnAuthenticate in the Global.asax file for your ASP.NET application.exposes an
In IIS 7.0, using the FormsAuthenticationModule class is not supported. For more information about compatibility issues in Integrated mode, see Moving an ASP.NET Application from IIS 6.0 to IIS 7.0.class with the
Available since 1.1
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.