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PeerCredential Class

Contains the credentials used when authenticating a peer node within a peer mesh.


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

public class PeerCredential

The PeerCredential type exposes the following members.

Public propertyCertificateGets or sets an X509 certificate for the peer.
Public propertyMeshPasswordGets or sets the password used by the peer to authenticate with the peer mesh.
Public propertyMessageSenderAuthenticationGets or sets the message sender authentication validator.
Public propertyPeerAuthenticationGets or sets the peer authentication object.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSetCertificate(String, StoreLocation, StoreName)Sets the certificate.
Public methodSetCertificate(StoreLocation, StoreName, X509FindType, Object)Sets the certificate with specific search criteria.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Instances of this class are used to specify the credentials needed for the particular security mode of a peer mesh. An instance of this type can be accessed using Credentials or Credentials.

.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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.