SPWebApplication.MigrateUsersToClaims method (NTAccount, Boolean, SPWebApplication.SPMigrateUserParameters)

Migrates users from legacy authentication to claims-based authentication.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)


Public Function MigrateUsersToClaims ( _
    account As NTAccount, _
    removePermissionsAfter As Boolean, _
    parameters As SPWebApplication.SPMigrateUserParameters _
) As Boolean
Dim instance As SPWebApplication
Dim account As NTAccount
Dim removePermissionsAfter As Boolean
Dim parameters As SPWebApplication.SPMigrateUserParameters
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = instance.MigrateUsersToClaims(account, _
    removePermissionsAfter, parameters)
public bool MigrateUsersToClaims(
    NTAccount account,
    bool removePermissionsAfter,
    SPWebApplication.SPMigrateUserParameters parameters


  • removePermissionsAfter
    Type: System.Boolean

    The account is given the correct permissions to perform the operation. Indicates whether the permission should be removed when the operation is completed.

Return value

Type: System.Boolean
true if successful; otherwise, false.

See also


SPWebApplication class

SPWebApplication members

MigrateUsersToClaims overload

Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration namespace