This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

MessageSecurityOverTcp.ClientCredentialType Property

Specifies the type of client credential the client uses to authenticate itself to the service at the SOAP level.

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

public MessageCredentialType ClientCredentialType { get; set; }

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The value of ClientCredentialType is not a valid MessageCredentialType.

The return value can be one of the following enumeration members:

The following code shows how to access and set this property.


NetTcpBinding binding = new NetTcpBinding();
// Specify the mode, then the credential type.
binding.Security.Mode = SecurityMode.Message;
binding.Security.Message.ClientCredentialType =
    MessageCredentialType.UserName;
binding.Security.Message.AlgorithmSuite =
    System.ServiceModel.Security.SecurityAlgorithmSuite.Basic256;


.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.
Show: