Application To Generate ASP.NET Machine Keys

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Frankly, it’s always a pain to create ASP.NET machine keys for each of your web applications. I’ve written a little helper app that creates the <machineKey> section for your web.config file for you, with options for various encryption and validation algorithms.

Special thanks go to Ben Strackany, who’s article ASP.NET: MachineKey Generator I used as my starting point.

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