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Refresh IsInRole Cache

AdrianJMartin
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Last Modified: 2012-06-22
I've setup an application that uses IsInRole to determine a users rights.
When I change a user's group membership in Active Directory, to grant a different level of access, IsInRole does not notice. I'm guessing the Logon info is cached.

There must be a way to Refresh the information without asking a user to restart his machine to get the new set of roles.
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Yes, it won't refresh the current IPrincipal object created. One way is to requery to Active Directory and refresh the Thread.CurrentPrincipal value with the latest information.

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I've created a class that maintains a more up to date group membership( It caches and only refreshes at pertinate times to stop overloading the AD servers). Which works great and taught me quite a bit about ad/ds.

shame there is no :
    Thread.CurrentPrincipal().Refresh() method;




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