SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest Method

Validates the form digest control that is used in the current request.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)
Available in Sandboxed Solutions: No


<SubsetCallableExcludeMemberAttribute(SubsetCallableExcludeMemberType.PerSpec)> _
Public Shared Function ValidateFormDigest As Boolean
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest()
public static bool ValidateFormDigest()

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the form digest control is valid; otherwise, false.


If the method that is passed to the RunWithElevatedPrivileges method includes a write operation, either of the SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest() or SPWeb.ValidateFormDigest() methods should be called before a call is made to RunWithElevatedPrivileges.

For information about the control that is used for security validation, see Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.FormDigest.

See Also


SPUtility Class

SPUtility Members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities Namespace