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Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Business Application Development by Jayaram Krishnaswamy

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Access permission

This is where permissions are created, which describes how and what parts of an application the users are permitted to access. These permissions are assigned to roles and the authenticated users can take on roles. When these users log into the application, they can and cannot take actions in the application, depending on the permissions they have. Microsoft LightSwitch registers the users in its security database which is an extension of the aspnet.db with some additional related tables for taking care of roles and permissions as shown in the next image. The right side of the image shows the security database used in ASP.NET applications where the four tables shown are used in managing users. The security in a VSLS application ...

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