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UserName Property
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NetworkCredential.UserName Property

Gets or sets the user name associated with the credentials.

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

'Declaration
Public Property UserName As String
'Usage
Dim instance As NetworkCredential 
Dim value As String 

value = instance.UserName

instance.UserName = value

Property Value

Type: System.String
The user name associated with the credentials.

The following code example uses the UserName property to set the user name associated with the credentials.

' Create an empty instance of the NetworkCredential class. 
Dim myCredentials As New NetworkCredential("", "", "")
myCredentials.Domain = domain
myCredentials.UserName = username
myCredentials.Password = passwd

' Create a WebRequest with the specified URL.  
Dim myWebRequest As WebRequest = WebRequest.Create(url)
myWebRequest.Credentials = myCredentials
Console.WriteLine(ControlChars.Cr + ControlChars.Cr + "User Credentials:- Domain : {0} , UserName : {1} , Password : {2}", myCredentials.Domain, myCredentials.UserName, myCredentials.Password)

' Send the request and wait for a response.
Console.WriteLine(ControlChars.Cr + ControlChars.Cr + "Request to Url is sent.Waiting for response...Please wait ...")
Dim myWebResponse As WebResponse = myWebRequest.GetResponse()
' Process the response.
Console.WriteLine(ControlChars.Cr + "Response received sucessfully")
' Release the resources of the response object.
myWebResponse.Close()
// Create an empty instance of the NetworkCredential class.
NetworkCredential* myCredentials = new NetworkCredential(S"", S"", S"");
myCredentials->Domain = domain;
myCredentials->UserName = username;
myCredentials->Password = passwd;

// Create a WebRequest with the specified URL.
WebRequest* myWebRequest = WebRequest::Create(url);
myWebRequest->Credentials = myCredentials;
Console::WriteLine(S"\n\nUser Credentials:- Domain : {0} , UserName : {1} , Password : {2}",
   myCredentials->Domain, myCredentials->UserName, myCredentials->Password);

// Send the request and wait for a response.
Console::WriteLine(S"\n\nRequest to Url is sent.Waiting for response...Please wait ...");
WebResponse* myWebResponse = myWebRequest->GetResponse();

// Process the response.
Console::WriteLine(S"\nResponse received sucessfully");

// Release the resources of the response object.
myWebResponse->Close();

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, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

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