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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)

type PasswordEncodingMethod

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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