MembershipProvider.DecryptPassword(Byte[]) MembershipProvider.DecryptPassword(Byte[]) MembershipProvider.DecryptPassword(Byte[]) MembershipProvider.DecryptPassword(Byte[]) Method

Definition

Decrypts an encrypted password.

protected:
 virtual cli::array <System::Byte> ^ DecryptPassword(cli::array <System::Byte> ^ encodedPassword);
protected virtual byte[] DecryptPassword (byte[] encodedPassword);
abstract member DecryptPassword : byte[] -> byte[]
override this.DecryptPassword : byte[] -> byte[]
Protected Overridable Function DecryptPassword (encodedPassword As Byte()) As Byte()

Parameters

encodedPassword
Byte[]

A byte array that contains the encrypted password to decrypt.

Returns

Byte[]

A byte array that contains the decrypted password.

Exceptions

This method is not available. This can occur if the application targets the .NET Framework 4 Client Profile. To prevent this exception, override the method, or change the application to target the full version of the .NET Framework.

Examples

For an example of a MembershipProvider implementation, see Implementing a Profile Provider.

Remarks

The DecryptPassword method is a virtual method that is provided for membership provider implementations to use when supporting encrypted password formats.

Applies to

See also