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WebSecurity - IsConfirmed()

❮ WebSecurity


The IsConfirmed() method returns a value that indicates whether the specified user has been confirmed.

C# and VB Syntax



Parameter Type Description
userName String The user name

Return Value

Type Description
Boolean true if the user is confirmed, otherwise false

Errors and Exceptions

Any access to the WebSecurity object throws an InvalidOperationException if:

  • The InitializeDatabaseConnection() method has not been called
  • SimpleMembership is not initialized (or disabled in the website configuration)


The IsConfirmed() method checks the user account identified by the userName parameter.

If the membership has been confirmed (the user has confirmed the account by clicking an email link), the method returns true.

If a registration has not been confirmed, the user cannot log in.

❮ WebSecurity