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SystemInformation.Secure Property

Gets a value indicating whether security is present on this operating system.

[Visual Basic]
Public Shared ReadOnly Property Secure As Boolean
public static bool Secure {get;}
public: __property static bool get_Secure();
public static function get Secure() : Boolean;

Property Value

true if security is present; otherwise, false.


Secure allows you to determine whether a Security Manager is available from the operating system. Windows NT and Windows 2000 provide a Security Manager to determine access to the operating system registry and to the file system. Windows 98 does not provide a Security Manager.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

.NET Framework Security: 

See Also

SystemInformation Class | SystemInformation Members | System.Windows.Forms Namespace | SystemInformation