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Membership.ValidateUser "The serviceUri configuration setting was not found."

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 26, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Hello everybody!

I use Membership.ValidateUser to check user credentials, but when I do so, I get the following ArgumentException: "The serviceUri configuration setting was not found." I just can't understand what is the problem here.

Here is a part from my Web.config:

      <membership defaultProvider="MembershipProvider">
            description="ASP.NET Membership database services."


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