ManagedIdentityCredential Class

Definition

Attempts authentication using a managed identity that has been assigned to the deployment environment. This authentication type works in Azure VMs, App Service and Azure Functions applications, as well as the Azure Cloud Shell. More information about configuring managed identities can be found here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/managed-identities-azure-resources/overview

public class ManagedIdentityCredential : Azure.Core.TokenCredential
type ManagedIdentityCredential = class
    inherit TokenCredential
Public Class ManagedIdentityCredential
Inherits TokenCredential
Inheritance
ManagedIdentityCredential

Constructors

ManagedIdentityCredential()

Protected constructor for mocking.

ManagedIdentityCredential(String, TokenCredentialOptions)

Creates an instance of the ManagedIdentityCredential capable of authenticating a resource with a managed identity.

Methods

GetToken(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken)

Obtains an AccessToken from the Managed Identity service if available. This method is called automatically by Azure SDK client libraries. You may call this method directly, but you must also handle token caching and token refreshing.

GetTokenAsync(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken)

Obtains an AccessToken from the Managed Identity service if available. This method is called automatically by Azure SDK client libraries. You may call this method directly, but you must also handle token caching and token refreshing.

Applies to