ASP.NET Getting Started


Example

Getting Started

Install NuGet packages:

  1. Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.EntityFramework

  2. Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.Core

  3. Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.OWIN

Register action - Account controller

[HttpPost]
[AllowAnonymous]
[ValidateAntiForgeryToken]
public async Task<ActionResult> Register(RegisterViewModel model)
{
    if (ModelState.IsValid)
    {
        var user = new ApplicationUser() { UserName = model.UserName };
        var result = await UserManager.CreateAsync(user, model.Password);
        if (result.Succeeded)
        {
            await SignInAsync(user, isPersistent: false);
            return RedirectToAction("Index", "Home");
        }
        else
        {
            AddErrors(result);
        }
    }

    // If we got this far, something failed, redisplay form
    return View(model);
}

Log-in action - SignInAsync method

private async Task SignInAsync(ApplicationUser user, bool isPersistent)
{
    AuthenticationManager.SignOut(DefaultAuthenticationTypes.ExternalCookie);

    var identity = await UserManager.CreateIdentityAsync(
       user, DefaultAuthenticationTypes.ApplicationCookie);

    AuthenticationManager.SignIn(
       new AuthenticationProperties() { 
          IsPersistent = isPersistent 
       }, identity);
}

Log off

// POST: /Account/LogOff
[HttpPost]
[ValidateAntiForgeryToken]
public ActionResult LogOff()
{
    AuthenticationManager.SignOut();
    return RedirectToAction("Index", "Home");
}