ClientCredentials.UserName Property


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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";

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 3.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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