DataSourceDefinition.ImpersonateUser Property


Indicates whether the report server attempts to impersonate a user by using stored credentials after a data processing extension has established an authenticated connection to a data source.

Namespace:   ReportService2005
Assembly:  ReportService2005 (in ReportService2005.dll)

public bool ImpersonateUser { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

A Boolean value.

When set to true, a data extension attempts to impersonate the user authenticated to the report server at the data source after a connection has been established.


ImpersonateUser is only support by the SQL Server data extension that ships with Report Server.

When set to false, the Report Server passes credentials to the data source.

Impersonation may only be performed when CredentialRetrieval is set to Store.

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