Roles data providers
To manage roles, you use the RoleManager class. When creating an instance of the roles manager, you must specify the roles data provider.
There are two types of roles data providers:
NOTE: In the next code samples the default roles data provider is used for example. You can apply the same code for the application roles.
- Application roles data provider
You use the application roles data provider to manage application roles like administrators, backend users, authors, editors and designers. To instantiate the roles manager with the application roles data provider, you use RoleManager.GetManager("AppRoles").