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GenericIdentity.AuthenticationType Property

Gets the type of authentication used to identify the user.

Namespace: System.Security.Principal
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public virtual string AuthenticationType { get; }
/** @property */
public String get_AuthenticationType ()

public function get AuthenticationType () : String

Not applicable.

Property Value

The type of authentication used to identify the user.

The following code shows the use of the AuthenticationType property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the GenericIdentity class.

string identityAuthenticationType = 

String identityAuthenticationType 
    = genericIdentity.get_AuthenticationType();

Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0