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PassportIdentity.GetLoginChallenge Method (String)

Logs the user on by outputting the appropriate headers to either a 302 redirect URL or the initiation of a Passport-aware client authentication exchange. This class is deprecated.

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

public string GetLoginChallenge(
	string strReturnUrl


Type: System.String

See Passport documentation for IPassportManager3.GetLoginChallenge. Pass null to indicate that Passport should use the default value.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string representing the Passport Login Challenge.

This class has been deprecated and is no longer supported. Microsoft Passport Network has been replaced by Windows Live ID. For more information about how to use Windows Live ID to authenticate users in a Web application, see Windows Live ID SDK.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1