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ClientBase<TChannel>.ClientCredentials Property


Gets the client credentials used to call an operation.

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

public ClientCredentials ClientCredentials { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Description.ClientCredentials

Returns a System.ServiceModel.Description.ClientCredentials that represents the proof of identity presented by the client.

Use the ClientCredentials property to configure the credentials that the ClientBase<TChannel> object uses to connect to the service.

Legacy Code Example

The following code shows how to use the ClientCredentials property to set the username and password prior to calling the service.

// Specify client credentials on the client. 
// Code to set the UserName and Password is not shown here.
CalculatorClient CalculatorClient = new CalculatorClient("myBinding");
CalculatorClient.ClientCredentials.UserName.UserName = ReturnUserName();
CalculatorClient.ClientCredentials.UserName.Password = ReturnPassword();

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 3.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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