Gets or sets the credentials used to communicate with the FTP server.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
The value specified for a set operation is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
A new value was specified for this property for a request that is already in progress.
You are not required to specify credentials when connecting using anonymous logon. You must set the property by using a credential of type NetworkCredential; this ensures that the user name and password can be read and sent to the server.
Credentials information is not encrypted when transmitted to the server unless the EnableSsl property is set to true.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.