FormsAuthenticationTicket.FormsAuthenticationTicket(String, Boolean, Int32) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the FormsAuthenticationTicket class using a cookie name and expiration information.

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

Public Sub New ( _
	name As String, _
	isPersistent As Boolean, _
	timeout As Integer _
Dim name As String
Dim isPersistent As Boolean
Dim timeout As Integer

Dim instance As New FormsAuthenticationTicket(name, isPersistent, timeout)
public FormsAuthenticationTicket (
	String name, 
	boolean isPersistent, 
	int timeout
public function FormsAuthenticationTicket (
	name : String, 
	isPersistent : boolean, 
	timeout : int
Not applicable.



The user name associated with the ticket.


true if the ticket will be stored in a persistent cookie (saved across browser sessions); otherwise, false. If the ticket is stored in the URL, this value is ignored.


The time, in minutes, for which the authentication ticket is valid.

The FormsAuthenticationTicket object created by this constructor will have a CookiePath value set to the value of the FormsCookiePath property, a Version value of 2, an IssueDate value of the current local date and time, a UserData value of an empty string (""), and an Expiration value that is set to the current local date and time plus the value of the timeout parameter.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0