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AuthenticationOption Enumeration

Specifies the remote procedure call (RPC) authentication mechanism. Applicable only when the ActivationOption is set to Server.

[Visual Basic]
Public Enum AuthenticationOption
public enum AuthenticationOption
__value public enum AuthenticationOption
enum AuthenticationOption


Member name Description
Call Authenticates credentials at the beginning of every call.
Connect Authenticates credentials only when the connection is made.
Default Uses the default authentication level for the specified authentication service. In COM+, this setting is provided by the DefaultAuthenticationLevel property in the LocalComputer collection.
Integrity Authenticates credentials and verifies that no call data has been modified in transit.
None Authentication does not occur.
Packet Authenticates credentials and verifies that all call data is received.
Privacy Authenticates credentials and encrypts the packet, including the data and the sender's identity and signature.


Namespace: System.EnterpriseServices

Platforms: Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: System.Enterpriseservices (in System.Enterpriseservices.dll)

See Also

System.EnterpriseServices Namespace

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