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PasswordEncodingMethod Enumeration

Specifies whether SSL is used when you set or change a password. This enumeration is used with the DirectoryEntryConfiguration.PasswordEncoding property.

Namespace: System.DirectoryServices
Assembly: System.DirectoryServices (in system.directoryservices.dll)

public enum PasswordEncodingMethod
public enum PasswordEncodingMethod
public enum PasswordEncodingMethod

 Member nameDescription
PasswordEncodingClearPasswords are not encoded and are transmitted in plain text. 
PasswordEncodingSslPasswords are encoded using SSL. 

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0
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