CredIsProtected function

The CredIsProtected function specifies whether the specified credentials are encrypted by a previous call to the CredProtect function.

Syntax


BOOL WINAPI CredIsProtected(
  _In_  LPTSTR               pszProtectedCredentials,
  _Out_ CRED_PROTECTION_TYPE *pProtectionType
);

Parameters

pszProtectedCredentials [in]

A pointer to a null-terminated string that specifies the credentials to test.

pProtectionType [out]

A pointer to a value from the CRED_PROTECTION_TYPE enumeration that specifies whether the credentials specified in the pszProtectedCredentials parameter are protected.

Return value

TRUE if the function succeeds; otherwise, FALSE.

For extended error information, call the GetLastError function.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

Header

WinCred.h

Library

Advapi32.lib

DLL

Advapi32.dll

Unicode and ANSI names

CredIsProtectedW (Unicode) and CredIsProtectedA (ANSI)

 

 

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