ReportingService2010::LogonUser Method

Logs on a user and authenticates a user request to the Report Server Web service. This method only applies to native mode.

Namespace:  ReportService2010
Assembly:  ReportService2010 (in ReportService2010.dll)

[SoapDocumentMethodAttribute(L"", RequestNamespace = L"", 
	ResponseNamespace = L"", 
	Use = SoapBindingUse::Literal, ParameterStyle = SoapParameterStyle::Wrapped)]
[SoapHeaderAttribute(L"ServerInfoHeaderValue", Direction = SoapHeaderDirection::Out)]
void LogonUser(
	String^ userName, 
	String^ password, 
	String^ authority


Type: System::String
The name of the user.
Type: System::String
The password of the user.
Type: System::String
Optional. The domain name to use when authenticating a user. Pass a value of nullptr (Nothing in Visual Basic) to omit this argument.

The table below shows header and permissions information on this operation.

SOAP Header Usage

(In) TrustedUserHeaderValue

(Out) ServerInfoHeaderValue

Native Mode Required Permissions


SharePoint Mode Required Permissions

Not supported

This method throws an OperationNotSupportedSharePointMode exception when invoked in SharePoint mode.

This method authenticates the specified user to the Report Server Web service when custom authentication has been configured.

This method must be called over Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). The method fails if it is not called securely. Upon successful authentication, the Report Server Web service generates an authentication cookie and returns the cookie in the HTTPS header. The response is returned over SSL.