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AuthenticationHeaderValue Class

AuthenticationHeaderValue Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Represents authentication information in Authorization, ProxyAuthorization, WWW-Authenticate, and Proxy-Authenticate header values.


Namespace:  System.Net.Http.Headers
Assembly:  System.Net.Http (in System.Net.Http.dll)

public class AuthenticationHeaderValue : ICloneable

The AuthenticationHeaderValue type exposes the following members.

Public methodAuthenticationHeaderValue(String)Initializes a new instance of the AuthenticationHeaderValue class.
Public methodAuthenticationHeaderValue(String, String)Initializes a new instance of the AuthenticationHeaderValue class.

Public propertyParameterGets the credentials containing the authentication information of the user agent for the resource being requested.
Public propertySchemeGets the scheme to use for authorization.

Public methodEqualsDetermines whether the specified Object is equal to the current AuthenticationHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for an AuthenticationHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.GetHashCode().)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberParseConverts a string to an AuthenticationHeaderValue instance.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current AuthenticationHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.ToString().)
Public methodStatic memberTryParseDetermines whether a string is valid AuthenticationHeaderValue information.

Explicit interface implemetationPrivate methodICloneable.CloneCreates a new object that is a copy of the current AuthenticationHeaderValue instance.

The AuthenticationHeaderValue class provides support for the Authorization, ProxyAuthorization, WWW-Authenticate, and Proxy-Authenticate HTTP header values as defined in RFC 2616 by the IETF.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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