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ClientCredentials.SupportInteractive Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the system is allowed to interactively prompt the user for credentials when necessary. For example, setting it to false might be desired in middle-tier scenarios.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Description
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public bool SupportInteractive { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the credential supports interactive mode; otherwise, false. The default is true.

This property controls whether a user interface is allowed to pop up during credential provisioning. The most common case where this currently happens is with .

The following code shows how to set this property.

public void snippet27(CalculatorClient client)
    client.ClientCredentials.SupportInteractive = false;

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.