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IIdentity.AuthenticationType Property

Gets the type of authentication used.

Namespace: System.Security.Principal
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

string AuthenticationType { get; }
/** @property */
String get_AuthenticationType ()

function get AuthenticationType () : String

Not applicable.

Property Value

The type of authentication used to identify the user.

The authentication type is passed to the common language runtime by the operating system or by another authentication provider. Basic authentication, NTLM, Kerberos, and Passport are examples of authentication types.

Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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