Chapter 20. Managing Your Site’s Users

In this hour, we will cover

  • How to configure a website to support user accounts

  • How and where user account information is stored

  • Creating and managing user accounts and roles through the ASP.NET Website Administration Tool

  • Granting and denying access to folders based on users, user type, or role

  • Logging users on to the site using the Login control

  • Recovering a user’s forgotten password with the PasswordRecovery control

Starting in Hour 22, “Devising a Plan for the Photo Album Application,” we will begin looking at how to create a website that allows users to upload and share their digital pictures. Such an application requires user accounts, which store information about a particular user. When a user wants to upload ...

Get Sams Teach Yourself ASP.NET 2.0 in 24 Hours now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.