RoleService.IsCurrentUserInRole(String) RoleService.IsCurrentUserInRole(String) RoleService.IsCurrentUserInRole(String) RoleService.IsCurrentUserInRole(String) Method

Definition

Determines whether the logged-in user belongs to the specified role.

public:
 bool IsCurrentUserInRole(System::String ^ role);
[System.ServiceModel.OperationContract]
public bool IsCurrentUserInRole (string role);
member this.IsCurrentUserInRole : string -> bool
Public Function IsCurrentUserInRole (role As String) As Boolean

Parameters

role
String String String String

The name of the role to check.

Returns

true if the user is in the specified role; otherwise, false.

Exceptions

Remarks

The IsCurrentUserInRole method checks whether the logged-in user belongs to the specified role. The IsCurrentUserInRole method raises the SelectingProvider event.

Note

Do not call the IsCurrentUserInRole method from code that is executing on the Web server. You call the IsCurrentUserInRole method only as part of a WCF service. For more information about how to check whether a user belongs to the specified group from code executing on the Web server, see the IsUserInRole method.

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