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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
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

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


Type: System::String

The host computer that authenticates the client.

Type: System::Int32

The port on the host that the client communicates with.

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.


ICredentialsByHost::GetCredential(String, Int32, String)

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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0