Windows.Security.Credentials.UI namespace

Applies to Windows only

Enables you to use credentials without the complexity of the underlying operations, providing a uniform experience for credentials that reduces credential prompting to an absolute minimum. This namespace collects various types of credentials from users, stores them on the local computer, and presents them to web services and proxies by using existing authentication models.

Members

The Windows.Security.Credentials.UI namespace has these types of members:

Classes

The Windows.Security.Credentials.UI namespace has these classes.

ClassDescription
CredentialPicker Creates an asynchronous object that displays a dialog box of credentials to the user and collects the user's response.
CredentialPickerOptions Controls the appearance and behavior of a credential prompt.
CredentialPickerResults Describes the results of the dialog box operation.
UserConsentVerifier Checks for availability of a biometric (fingerprint) verifier device and performs a biometric verification.

 

Enumerations

The Windows.Security.Credentials.UI namespace has these enumerations.

EnumerationDescription
AuthenticationProtocol Identifies which authentication protocol to use.
CredentialSaveOption Identifies the state of the dialog box option on whether to save credentials.
UserConsentVerificationResult Describes the result of a biometric (fingerprint) verification operation.
UserConsentVerifierAvailability Describes the result of a check for a biometric (fingerprint) verifier device.

 

Remarks

Enterprise credentials retrieved from the CredentialPicker don't have the capability to roam.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

None supported

Namespace

Windows.Security.Credentials.UI
Windows::Security::Credentials::UI [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

 

 

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