Membership.MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters Membership.MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters Membership.MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters Membership.MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters Property

Definition

Gets the minimum number of special characters that must be present in a valid password.

public:
 static property int MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters { int get(); };
public static int MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters { get; }
member this.MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters : int
Public Shared ReadOnly Property MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters As Integer

Property Value

The minimum number of special characters that must be present in a valid password.

Examples

The following code example shows the configuration element in the system.web section of the application's Web.config file. It specifies that the application use an instance of the SqlMembershipProvider class to provide membership services, and sets the minRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters attribute to 1 character.

<membership defaultProvider="SqlProvider"  
  userIsOnlineTimeWindow = "20>  
  <providers>  
    <add  
      name="SqlProvider"  
      type="System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider"  
      connectionStringName="SqlServices"  
      requiresQuestionAndAnswer="true"  
      minRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters="1"  
      />  
  </providers>  
</membership>  

Remarks

The MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters property returns the minimum number of special, non-alphanumeric characters that must be entered to create a valid password for the membership provider specified in the Provider property.

The MinRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters property value is set in the application configuration using the minRequiredNonAlphanumericCharacters attribute of the configuration element.

A non-alphanumeric character is a character for which the IsLetterOrDigit method returns false.

Applies to

See also