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WebClient.Credentials Property

Gets or sets the network credentials that are sent to the host and used to authenticate the request.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assembly:  System.Net (in System.Net.dll)

public ICredentials Credentials { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Net.ICredentials
An ICredentials containing the authentication credentials for the request. The default is null.

The Credentials property contains the authentication credentials used to access a resource on a host.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0

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