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ConnectionOptions.Password Property

Sets the password for the specified user.

Namespace:  System.Management
Assembly:  System.Management (in System.Management.dll)

public string Password { set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
Returns a String value used for the password in a connection to WMI.

A blank string ("") specifies a valid zero-length password.

Hard-coding a password is a security threat. Use security precautions such as encrypting a password, or prompting the user for a password when you set the Password property.

Property Value

The default value is null. If the user name is also null, the credentials used will be those of the currently logged-on user.

.NET Framework Security

Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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