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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.

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, 1.1, 1.0