ICredentials Interface

ICredentials Interface

Provides the base authentication interface for retrieving credentials for Web client authentication.

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

Public Interface ICredentials

The ICredentials type exposes the following members.

Public methodSupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360GetCredentialReturns a NetworkCredential object that is associated with the specified URI, and authentication type.

The ICredentials interface provides the GetCredential method to objects that supply network credentials to applications.


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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