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ASP.net role based authorization using froms authentication fails

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 05, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Hi Dot Net Gurus,

I am trying to implement a simple role based authorization using forms authentication in ASP.net. It works perfectly fine in my local system but fails when I deploy in production (shared hosting). Whenever I try to log in, rather than taking me to the default page in specified directory it throws me back to the login page. I suspect that there is some issues with the configuration but not sure where the problem is. The code is provided below:

Web.config (root):

<authentication mode="Forms">
	<forms name="userId" loginUrl="Login.aspx" defaultUrl="Default.aspx" path="/" timeout="240" requireSSL="false" />

Web.config (Member directory):

            <allow roles="Member" />
            <deny users="*" />


    protected void btnLogin_Click(object sender, ImageClickEventArgs e)
        String email = "";

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