ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength Property

Definition

Gets the minimum length required for a password.

public:
 virtual property int MinRequiredPasswordLength { int get(); };
public override int MinRequiredPasswordLength { get; }
member this.MinRequiredPasswordLength : int
Public Overrides ReadOnly Property MinRequiredPasswordLength As Integer

Property Value

The minimum length required for a password.

Exceptions

Examples

The following example shows the membership Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema) configuration element in the system.web section of the application's Web.config file. It specifies that the application use an instance of the ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider class to provide membership services, and sets the minRequiredPasswordLength attribute to seven characters.

<configuration>  
  <connectionStrings>  
    <add name="ADService" connectionString="LDAP://ldapServer/" />  
  </connectionStrings>  
  <system.web>  
    <membership defaultProvider="AspNetActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider">  
      <providers>  
        <add name="AspNetActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider"   
          type="System.Web.Security.ActiveDirectoryMembershipProvider,   
          System.Web, Version=2.0.3600, Culture=neutral,   
          PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a"  
          minRequiredPasswordLength = "7" />  

      </providers>  
    </membership>  
  </system.web>  
</configuration>  

Remarks

The MinRequiredPasswordLength property gets the minimum number of characters that must be entered to create a valid password.

The MinRequiredPasswordLength property value is set in the application configuration using the minRequiredPasswordLength attribute of the membership Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema) configuration element.

Applies to

See also