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NetworkCredential::GetCredential Method (String, Int32, String)

Returns an instance of the NetworkCredential class for the specified host, port, and authentication type.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assemblies:   System.Net.Primitives (in System.Net.Primitives.dll)
  System (in System.dll)

public:
virtual NetworkCredential^ GetCredential(
	String^ host, 
	int port, 
	String^ authenticationType
) sealed

Parameters

host
Type: System::String

The host computer that authenticates the client.

port
Type: System::Int32

The port on the host that the client communicates with.

authenticationType
Type: System::String

The type of authentication requested, as defined in the IAuthenticationModule::AuthenticationType property.

Return Value

Type: System.Net::NetworkCredential
A NetworkCredential for the specified host, port, and authentication protocol, or nullptr if there are no credentials available for the specified host, port, and authentication protocol.

Implements

ICredentialsByHost::GetCredential(String, Int32, String)

The value of authType corresponds to the IAuthenticationModule::AuthenticationType property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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