WindowsTokenRoleProvider.Initialize Method (String, NameValueCollection)


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Initializes the Windows token role provider with the property values specified in the configuration file for the ASP.NET application. This method is not intended to be used directly from your code.

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

public override void Initialize(
	string name,
	NameValueCollection config


Type: System.String

The name of the WindowsTokenRoleProvider instance to initialize.

Type: System.Collections.Specialized.NameValueCollection

A NameValueCollection constructor that contains the names and values of configuration options for the WindowsTokenRoleProvider class.

Exception Condition

config is null.


The applicationName attribute in the configuration is longer than 256 characters.


The application configuration file for this WindowsTokenRoleProvider instance contains an unrecognized attribute.

The Initialize method initializes the WindowsTokenRoleProvider class with the property values specified in the ASP.NET application configuration file (Web.config) and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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