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Tough question: role-aware profiles

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
Hello,I have been playing a bit with ASP.NET MVC 2 using VWD 2010.After a bit of struggling with profiles(thank you MS for putting 2 web.config files in the solution...) I decided that after all I like this technology. I always thought that dotNET would be great for server side stuff and I've been proven right.Anyhow, I'm gonna start a real project now and I want to do something weird(yes, I know, I shouldn't be wanting to do weird things, but it's just beyond me :-) ): say I have a company website with roles and a forum.When I click on the nickname of a user, I want to bring his/her profile up - just like you would be doing with any decent forum out there. Well, my final idea is a tad more interesting in this regard, but let's stick it at that: click and see profile page.Problem is, I want this profile to be different for company employees and users. I want some general informations such as first and last name, date of birth, photo, etc and then for instance I do not want to show the address property for company users. Yes I know I might want to put the company address there or leave it at all blank and I would rather not display it at all.From what I gather about profiles, this is possible only using views and checking for the roles, doing something like:if User.Role == Company{   // Stuff here}As I understand it, there is no way to do it in the

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