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Applies to Umbraco 6.2 and 7.1 and newer
The MemberGroupService acts as a "gateway" to Umbraco data for operations which are related to Member groups, which are also known as Member Roles.
All samples in this document will require references to the following dll:
All samples in this document will require the following using statements:
using Umbraco.Core; using Umbraco.Core.Models; using Umbraco.Core.Services;
Getting the service
The MemberGroupService is available through the
ApplicationContext, but the if you are using a
SurfaceController or the
UmbracoUserControl then the MemberGroupService is available through a local
Getting the service through the
Deletes a given
MemberGroup with a given Id
MemberGroup with a given name