MembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength MembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength MembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength MembershipProvider.MinRequiredPasswordLength Property

Definition

Gets the minimum length required for a password.

public:
 abstract property int MinRequiredPasswordLength { int get(); };
public abstract int MinRequiredPasswordLength { get; }
member this.MinRequiredPasswordLength : int
Public MustOverride ReadOnly Property MinRequiredPasswordLength As Integer

Property Value

The minimum length required for a password.

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 SqlMembershipProvider class to provide membership services, and sets the minRequiredPasswordLength attribute to seven characters.

<membership defaultProvider="SqlProvider"  
  userIsOnlineTimeWindow = "20>  
  <providers>  
    <add  
      name="SqlProvider"  
      type="System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider"  
      connectionStringName="SqlServices"  
      requiresQuestionAndAnswer="true"  
      minRequiredPasswordLength="7"  
      />  
  </providers>  
</membership>  

Remarks

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

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