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ClientCredentials.UserName Property

Gets a credential object that you can use to set the user name and password that the client uses to authenticate itself to the service.

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

public UserNamePasswordClientCredential UserName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Security.UserNamePasswordClientCredential
A UserNamePasswordClientCredential that represents the current UserName credential.

You can use the object returned by this property to configure the credential by calling its members, such as UserName and Password.

The following code shows how to configure a credential.


// Configure the proxy with 
// (username,password).
calcClient.ClientCredentials.UserName.UserName = "username";
calcClient.ClientCredentials.UserName.Password = "changethispassword";


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

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.
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