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Posted By:      Posted Date: October 22, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I am using web config to hard code a user for a simple sitye that has one admin user. all works find, but when i put the site live on its public server I get an errer showing that the provider is set in the machine.config to "System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider", So i need to overwrite this in the web.config.

But what do i overwrite it with?, consider the line below what should I change SqlMembershipProvider to


                <add name="AspNetSqlMembershipProvider" type="System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider" connectionStringName="ApplicationServices" applicationName="/" />


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