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securing an entire directory with location element

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Hi all,

got a folder named profile with about 4 pages in it. 

i used this tag to protect the directory but it only works if i go www.mysite.com/profile.   if i specifically try to go to a page like www.mysite.com/profile/mypage.aspx it lets me in and doesn't block my access or drive me to the login page as it's supposed to - am i missing something here?

 <location path="profile">
        <deny users="?"/>

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