WebSecurity.GeneratePasswordResetToken(String, Int32) WebSecurity.GeneratePasswordResetToken(String, Int32) WebSecurity.GeneratePasswordResetToken(String, Int32) Method

Definition

Generates a password reset token that can be sent to a user in email.

public static string GeneratePasswordResetToken (string userName, int tokenExpirationInMinutesFromNow = 1440);
static member GeneratePasswordResetToken : string * int -> string
Public Shared Function GeneratePasswordResetToken (userName As String, Optional tokenExpirationInMinutesFromNow As Integer = 1440) As String
Parameters
userName
String String String

The user name.

tokenExpirationInMinutesFromNow
Int32 Int32 Int32

(Optional) The time in minutes until the password reset token expires. The default is 1440 (24 hours).

Returns

A token to send to the user.

Exceptions

The Initialize(String, NameValueCollection) method was not called.-or-The InitializeDatabaseConnection method was not called.-or-The SimpleMembershipProvider membership provider is not registered in the configuration of your site. For more information, contact your site's system administrator.

Applies to