.NET Roles Page

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

Use the .NET Roles feature page to manage a list of user groups. User groups offer the ability to categorize a set of users and perform security-related operations, such as authorization, on a defined set of users.

Sort the list by clicking one of the feature page column headings or select a value from the Group by drop-down list to group similar items.

UI Element List

The following tables describe the UI elements that are available on the feature page and in the Actions pane.

Feature Page Elements

Element Name Description


Lists the name of the role.


Shows the number of users assigned to a role.

Actions Pane Elements

Element Name Description


Opens the Add .NET Role dialog box from which you can add role names to this provider.

View Users

Opens the .NET Users feature page, filtered by the selected role.


Enables you to edit the selected role.


Removes the item that is selected from the list on the feature page.


Disables the .NET Roles feature page.

Set Default Provider

Opens the Edit .NET Roles Settings dialog box, so you can set the default provider.


Opens the Providers feature page.

See Also

Other Resources

Configuring .NET Roles in IIS 7 (online)