ReportingService2005.LogonUser Method (String, String, String)


Logs on a user and authenticates a user request to the Report Server Web service.

Namespace:   ReportService2005
Assembly:  ReportService2005 (in ReportService2005.dll)

public void LogonUser(
	string userName,
	string password,
	string authority


Type: System.String

The name of the user.

Type: System.String

The password of the user.

Type: System.String

Optional. The domain name to use when authenticating a user. Pass a value of null (Nothing in Visual Basic) to omit this argument.

The table below shows header and permissions information on this operation.

SOAP Headers

(Out) ServerInfoHeaderValue

Required Permissions


The LogonUser method authenticates the specified user to the Report Server Web service when custom authentication has been configured.

LogonUser must be called over Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). The method fails if it is not called securely. Upon successful authentication, the Report Server Web service generates an authentication cookie and returns the cookie in the HTTPS header. The response is returned over SSL.

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