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SqlCeReplication.DistributorSecurityMode Property

Specifies the security mode used when connecting to the Distributor.

Namespace: System.Data.SqlServerCe
Assembly: System.Data.SqlServerCe (in

public SecurityType DistributorSecurityMode { get; set; }
/** @property */
public SecurityType get_DistributorSecurityMode ()

/** @property */
public void set_DistributorSecurityMode (SecurityType value)

public function get DistributorSecurityMode () : SecurityType

public function set DistributorSecurityMode (value : SecurityType)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The SecurityType constant that specifies the mode of security enforced at the Distributor.

SecurityType can be one of the following constants:




SQL Server Authentication (default).


Integrated Windows Authentication.

If the value is DBAuthentication, DistributorLogin and DistributorPassword are used when connecting to the Distributor. If the value is NTAuthentication, the IIS Windows user account is used when connecting to the Distributor.

If none of the Distributor connection properties are specified, it is assumed the Publisher and Distributor are on the same instance of SQL Server, and Publisher connection properties are used when connecting to the Distributor. However, if you set any of the Distributor connection properties, you must set all of the required Distributor properties.

Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0