How to Display Last Login Date for a User in ASP.NET

If you are using Forms Authentication and want to find the last login date of a registered user, here's how to do so. In the Login_Authenticate event, use the following code just before authentication the user:

C#


protected void Login1_Authenticate(object sender, AuthenticateEventArgs e)


{


MembershipUser mu = Membership.GetUser(Login1.UserName);


DateTime dt = mu.LastLoginDate;


Session["lastlogindt"] = dt;



// Then authenticate the user here (e.Authenticate = true)


}




VB.NET


Protected Sub Login1_Authenticate(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As AuthenticateEventArgs)


Dim mu As MembershipUser = Membership.GetUser(Login1.UserName)


Dim dt As DateTime = mu.LastLoginDate


Session("lastlogindt") = dt



' Then authenticate the user here


End Sub




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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Works great!!