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27 Sep 2019
Mohamed Kalmoua
In this article, I will discuss a WiFi password recovery and management tool that I created in WPF using Visual Studio 2019.
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22 Jan 2014
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
The best algorithm for storing passwords is not storing any passwords; this is unsafe and absolutely not needed for authentication.Surprised, disagree? Please see my past answers:i already encrypt my password but when i log in it gives me an error. how can decrypte it[^],Decryption of...
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10 Mar 2018
Joe Dillon
This article describes the security techniques required to create a secure offline password manager and how the Libsodium library has been used to achieve this. YAPM stores passwords with AES encryption and authenticates users with an Argon2 hash.
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9 Jan 2014
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
Please see the comments to the questions, Ron's and mine. Please see my past answers for some further detail:i already encrypt my password but when i log in it gives me an error. how can decrypte it[^],Decryption of Encrypted Password[^],storing password value int sql server with...
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21 Apr 2014
Zoltán Zörgő
"Forgor password" functionality does not mean sending old plain text password to the user. Not at all. Actually this is the most vulnerable point in an application, since you have no control over what's happening. Generating one-time-password and sending that one to the user and forcing the user...
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29 Oct 2015
Richard MacCutchan
Go to your settings page: https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^].
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29 Oct 2015
Thomas Daniels
Go to the "My Settings" page: https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^] (use this link or hover on your name in the top-right corner, and select "My Settings"), then you'll see a "Password" label and a "Change..." link next to that, and when hovering over that link you have...
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29 Oct 2015
Krunal Rohit
Go here: https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^]Go to My Settings and hover on the change link besides by Password.You'll see a popup and voila ;)-KR
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7 Jan 2013
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
You will be able to do that if you click here: https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^].—SA
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4 Feb 2013
fjdiewornncalwe
Click on the My Settings link (top right corner of the screen in the menu under your username) and then click the Change Password link on your settings page.
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12 Feb 2013
Sandeep Mewara
Looks like you are referring to CP password change dialog. You need to press 'Save my Settings' button after writing your old passowrd and new password in the div dialog. That button is your 'OK' and will save the changed password.
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1 Nov 2013
Tadit Dash (ତଡିତ୍ କୁମାର ଦାଶ)
SolutionUse autocomplete="off" on those fields or on form.Refer1. ASP.NET – Disable saving of password / user name[^]2. Disable browser 'Save Password' functionality[^]Quote:I'm not sure if it'll work in all browsers but you should try setting autocomplete="off" on the...
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9 Jan 2014
Tadit Dash (ତଡିତ୍ କୁମାର ଦାଶ)
Refer my answer - sending email to gmail from asp.net[^].This works pretty good. Tested.If you are getting any Exception, please reply me with that. I will, help.
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30 Jun 2015
Thomas Daniels
To change your CodeProject password, hover with your mouse over your name in the top-right of the page, select My Settings[^] and there you'll see an option to change your password.Also, next time you have a question about CP, please remember to ask it at the Bugs and Suggestions forum[^],...
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24 Mar 2016
Sascha Lefèvre
Your connection string is meant for Entity Framework. SqlConnection would require a different one. But as your project is an Entity Framework-project I see no reason why you would want to bypass Entity Framework here. You actually do initialize an EF-DBContext with that using-Directive at the...
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7 Jan 2013
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Once logged in hover over your user name on the top right corner of the screen. Then select "My Settings" from the list and that should take you to the page where you can change your password. Once you have changed your password click on Save my settings button.Refer the below link for...
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16 Jan 2013
Alexey Loire
Hello community.I met quite a problem during writting my software.The software is doing delayed deletion of files and folders. Main algorythm is in win32 service which gets data and user credentials from db. For deleting an object it must impersonate itself as user that had added it in db....
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29 May 2013
CHill60
If you have KeyPreview=True on your form then you can capture any keystrokes on the form before they get passed onto any controls on the form. You can analyse them in any of the Key*** events on the form e.g.Private Sub Form1_KeyDown(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As...
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13 Oct 2013
Azee
Hey there,You missed SET keyword before @return =, try:Set @return = 1 and Set @return = 2 Let me know if it helps.Note: If you want to return @return from the stored procedure, you either need to use it as an OUTPUT parameter or Select it at the end of the stored procedure. here,...
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19 Oct 2013
Dipesh Wadhwa
Modify your stored procedure as follows. The following piece of code will help you:create PROCEDURE [dbo].[sp_getUserAccess]( @UserName varchar (25), @Password varchar (25))ASBEGIN SET NOCOUNT ON; DECLARE @return int IF exists(select UserName,AccessWord from UserAccess where...
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8 Dec 2013
OriginalGriff
A quick ggolge would havegot you this - it did me.But... try this: Creating Secure Trial Versions for .NET Applications - A Tutorial[^]and this: Application Trial Maker[^]for starters.
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9 Jan 2014
Christian Graus
Having seen this code, I would never use your website, due to all the security holes.But, if the email is not sent, then your mail server is not set up correctly, not a big leap from how bad this code is.Nowadays, passwords get stored encrypted, and it is impossible to send someone their...
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9 Mar 2014
SanSkun
Hi,Please write the bellow function "ChangePassword()" under Button1 clickThis will work for the changing password.If any error comes please let me know.private void ChangePassword() { try { con.Open(); SqlDataAdapter da = new...
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15 Apr 2014
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
Passing a password (in its original form) is the utterly bad idea. For authentication, you never need to pass it through the network or store anywhere. Anywhere at all. Disagree, surprised? The see my past answers:i already encrypt my password but when i log in it gives me an error. how can...
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21 Apr 2014
Manas Bhardwaj
Well, my suggestion would be not to implement the Forgot Password by sending their password as plain text in email.I would rather extend Forgot Password as Reset Password. Thus, if you forget your password you are forced to reset your password.And this is standard and more secure...
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4 Aug 2014
OriginalGriff
Look at the top right of this page.Hover the mouse over your username, and wait for the drop down to appear.Click on "My Settings"The first tab of the page has a link next to "Password" labelled "Change..." - click the link, or hover the mouse over it.Enter your old and new passwords as...
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19 Dec 2014
OriginalGriff
Try not converting it to a char array - send teh string directly:string password = HashPassword(tbxPassword.Text);cmd.Parameters.AddWithValue("@HashedPassword", password);Normally, I work with binary data for hashes, but since your BCryptHelper.HashPassword method is returning a string,...
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25 Jun 2015
Suvendu Shekhar Giri
To generate randome password use-System.Web.Security.Membership.GeneratePassword(int length, int numberOfNonAlphanumericCharacters)You need a flag in database to identify whether the password is updated on reset or updated by user. This updation has to be performed at reset...
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3 Dec 2015
OriginalGriff
If you mean you want to change your password for this site and are having problems, then ask here: http://www.codeproject.com/suggestions.aspx[^] - you may need admin help and they read everything there.If you mean anywhere else, then you need to give us a lot better information!
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24 Mar 2016
AnvilRanger
Looking at you question history you have really asked this same question multiple times. You asked about converting aspx code to ado.net and now you trying to throw Eintity Framework on top of it and you are not actually using any EF feature in the code you have displayed.You seem to ask...
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22 Nov 2016
OriginalGriff
Have a look at this: Password Storage: How to do it.[^] - it shows some (relatively simple) code which might help.
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31 Aug 2018
OriginalGriff
You can't change the password because you are using a single, fixed password: string Password = "password"; And you can't change that because it is part of your application. In order to start writing a "change password" form, you first need to start storing users and their passwords somewhere...
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17 Sep 2018
Richard MacCutchan
counter = 0 while 1: passwd = ''.join(random.sample(sbc,passlen)) if passwd == 'abc': print('password matched') break print(passwd, "does not match") counter += 1 print(counter, "iterations")
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21 Jan 2019
OriginalGriff
When you asked this question last time: How to make expire for password[^] I warned you that you have bigger problems that you need to fix first: SQL Injection, and clear text password storage. Unless you fix those problems, your passwords are irrelevant: they can be bypassed with ease, or your...
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21 Jan 2019
Patrice T
SqlDataAdapter("select count(*) from tbluser1 where username='" + txtusername.Text.Trim() + "' and password='" + txtpassword.Text.Trim() + "'", sqlcon); Not necessary a solution to your question, but another problem you have. Never build an SQL query by concatenating strings. Sooner or later,...
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22 Jan 2019
Patrice T
SqlDataAdapter("select count(*) from tbluser1 where username='" + txtusername.Text.Trim() + "' and password='" + txtpassword.Text.Trim() + "'", sqlcon); Not necessary a solution to your question, but another problem you have. Never build an SQL query by concatenating strings. Sooner or later,...
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22 Jan 2019
MadMyche
Before you start adding onto your application; I would highly recommend that you review what you currently have. Just in the first 3 lines of code I see several problems: Vulnerable, Insecure, and Inefficient. I would find either of the first 2 to be grounds for termination. Vulnerability...
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22 Jan 2019
OriginalGriff
Quote: he/she can easily go to WiFi settings of the phone and share QR code of that credentials to others. How my app or I can secure this password? Is it not a security threat? You can't: it's a system wide function and by design. If they install the appropriate app they get the password as a...
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19 Jul 2019
Richard Deeming
If you're encrypting the user's password, then you're doing it wrong. You should only ever store a salted hash of the password, using multiple rounds of a cryptographically secure one-way hashing algorithm. Secure Password Authentication Explained Simply[^] Salted Password Hashing - Doing it...
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25 Oct 2019
RickZeeland
Reset, recover and unlock forgotten SQL Server password - SQL Server Password Changer[^]
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3 Dec 2020
OriginalGriff
Firstly, don't do it like that! Never concatenate strings to build a SQL command. It leaves you wide open to accidental or deliberate SQL Injection attack which can destroy your entire database. Always use Parameterized queries instead. When you...
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19 Sep 2012
Jorge_Ventura
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I am trying to change my password and I always get this message:password cannot be emptyWhat I can do ????
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19 Sep 2012
Wes Aday
I am going to go way out on a limb here and assume that you are talking about changing your password on this site. You would need to report this in the Site Bugs and Suggestions forum[^]
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8 Apr 2018
Ravikumar Chekoru
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Hi Please help to change password in Codeproject like gmail or yahoo mailthanks,ravi
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30 Sep 2012
JF2015
Hi,click this link to change the password for CodeProject:https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^]This is available by hovering on your name in the top right section of CodeProject and clicking "My Settings".
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5 Nov 2012
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
First, make sure you log on, and then, here: https://www.codeproject.com/script/Membership/Modify.aspx[^].—SA
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1 Dec 2012
Zaf Khan
When you use the encode and decode commands/functions/methodsyou are only expected to encode/decode the values.So if you have something like....RedirectUrl = ("PlaceOrder.aspx?ProductName=Toolbox complete with free Spanners")You can break that down into the following...
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1 Dec 2012
Richard MacCutchan
Take a look at these samples[^].
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6 Dec 2012
Krunal Rohit
http://snarfed.org/change_firefoxs_saved_passwords[^]http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/reset-your-master-password-if-you-forgot-it[^]hhttp://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/929062[^]
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6 Dec 2012
DevangRC
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How can I change my password in Code Project Website?
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6 Dec 2012
Krunal Rohit
Go to profile >> My Setting >> Account
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6 Dec 2012
OriginalGriff
Look at the top of this page: hover your mouse over your username.From the drop down list that appears, select "My Settings".In the resulting page, about half way down, is the word "Password". Click the "Change..." link beside it.Enter your old and new password, and press "Save My...
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7 Jan 2013
jgspeeddemon
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Can I change my password to something easier for me to remember? I cannot locate anything to do this. Your help is appreciated.
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10 Jan 2013
moon_lu
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Now, I forget the Excel password ,whether there is method or Application to get the password. thank you.
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10 Jan 2013
Mehdi Gholam
Try the following : http://download.cnet.com/Free-Word-Excel-password-recovery-Wizard/3000-2092_4-10249515.html[^]http://www.lostpassword.com/excel.htm[^]
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29 Jan 2013
dantincu
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Hi, I just forgot my password and sent a request for a new password. I received the email but now i want to change my password. How can i do that?
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29 Jan 2013
OriginalGriff
Go to your settings: look in teh top right of this page, and hover your mouse over your username.Click on "My Settings" and a new page will open.It should already be on the "Account" tab - if it isn't select it.Near the middle of the page is the word "Password" - hover the mouse over the...
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4 Feb 2013
Mike Meinz
It is not very difficult. Click on your name in the upper right cornerClick on My SettingsNext to the word Password, click Change...
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26 Feb 2013
Mike Meinz
I don't think Microsoft has documented how you can develop software to change an Outlook password. Furthermore, I don't think Microsoft has documented Outlook Profile registry format well enough that I would want to try and develop software to alter it. Here are some other options that may...
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1 Mar 2013
Jibesh
Wrong Forum: This should be posted in Site Bugs/Suggestion forum. here[^]
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4 Mar 2013
Member 9882467
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Hi all im writing a chat server program in eclipse i have the chat client and chat server talking to each other and wanted to add a username and password entry to this, i have the password field working but i cant for the life of me think of how get the chat program to run after clicking the...
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5 Mar 2013
TorstenH.
Richards comment is short form what you've got to do:create a function that you call before you create your GUI:public String[] doLogin(){ //create Dialog with a Comment and 2 Textfields JTextField name = new JTextField(); JPasswordField pwd = new JPasswordField(); // for...
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10 Apr 2013
mayankkarki
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I am working on a password reset application, which works on Google domains. I used .net provisioning api. I googled and tried everything but didn't find any way to change password.
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11 Apr 2013
mayankkarki
I found a very easy way AppsService service = new AppsService("domain", "adminusername", "adminpassword"); UserEntry user = service.RetrieveUser("viresh1"); user.Login.Password = "newpassword"; service.UpdateUser(user);
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29 May 2013
Justin Jendrick Nocillado
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Is it possible to type hidden password in form without textbox? i mean like typing the cheat in GTA?i want to set a password in my mainform to open another form.
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3 Jul 2013
adesewa
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The code below connect well to the database without password but i want to password the database for the connection.pls help me out Dim strConnection As String = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Data source=C:\Users\BELLCONSULT\Documents\COUNCILS.mdb" Dim cn As...
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3 Jul 2013
Mahesh Bailwal
Follow below linksMicrosoft Access Tutorial: How to Password Protect Your Database[^]How to use c# with password protected Access Database?[^]C# to create an access database....with password protection[^]
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3 Jul 2013
Thanks7872
Refer to these links:Access Connection String Samples[^]Password Protected MS Access Connection String[^]Regards..:laugh:
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3 Jul 2013
jaideepsinh
Use this:Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Password=secret;User ID=Admin;Data Source=D:\My Documents\db2.mdb
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3 Jul 2013
Nirav Prabtani
check it...:)http://www.connectionstrings.com/[^]
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3 Sep 2013
torin86
Hi!I´ve a WPF application with a TabControl inside it. This TabControl has some TabItems.I want before open one of the TabtItems (TabItemWithPassword) a password window apperars over all app. and blocks it.In case that the user puts the correct password, the password window must...
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7 Sep 2013
HeinrichRichardSonButt
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In my institution we have a main server computer to which all other computers are connected via Wired Connection or WIFI.Internet connection is provided to the Server computer and all computers on the network are accessing this Internet connection.I want such a system that when any...
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7 Sep 2013
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov
With Wi-Fi, the normal practice is this: 1) you can use one of Wi-Fi securing methods, most typically WPA2, to allow access with a pass phrase, but this secret phrase is the same for all computers; 2) you can configure wireless router to allow connection only for computers with known MAC...
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9 Sep 2013
MaxDionysius
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Hi folks, currently I stuck in the following problem and I need your help here please.But first let me explain it:I have an Excel Workbook where most Cells are read-only and locked with a password. You can open the workbook and edit some cells, exept from the read-only cells.My...
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14 Sep 2013
vanarajranjit
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the image should come in left side ,username and password should come next to image.here image coming top and username,password coming below that image. please give me a correct solution.
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14 Sep 2013
Mahesh Bailwal
Below is corrected HTML ...
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25 Sep 2013
_Damian S_
Open Control Panel and then go into Users from there... locate the user you want to add the password to and click "Set Password" or words to that effect...
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
The TextBox server control is an input control that lets the user enter text. By default, the TextMode property is set to SingleLine, which creates a
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
Different forums are filled with the questions regarding how to manually implement cookies for login or in other words how to implement "Remeber me"
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
Here is the login form it has user id and password text boxes. When user clicks Login button, it calls ajaxLogin.aspx page in background process
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
When working with an ASP.NET site that requires some sort of user authentication (almost every time, I'd say), we often need to establish our own
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
FtpWebRequest class to upload a file to ftp server (destination )This Function shows how to upload a file ftp server. this function simply return
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
Introduction When you want to send email message, you must create an instances of MailMessage and SmtpClient classes. This classes are in
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11 Oct 2013
ASP.NET Community
This is simple and effective method for generation of a random password Public Function GeneratePassword(ByVal PwdLength As Integer) As String