SqlConnection.Credential SqlConnection.Credential SqlConnection.Credential SqlConnection.Credential Property


Gets or sets the SqlCredential object for this connection.

 property System::Data::SqlClient::SqlCredential ^ Credential { System::Data::SqlClient::SqlCredential ^ get(); void set(System::Data::SqlClient::SqlCredential ^ value); };
public System.Data.SqlClient.SqlCredential Credential { get; set; }
member this.Credential : System.Data.SqlClient.SqlCredential with get, set
Public Property Credential As SqlCredential

Property Value


Persist Security Info = true is required to get the value of the SqlCredential object with Credential.

The default value of Credential is null.

An InvalidOperationException exception will be raised:

  • If Credential is set on an open connection.

  • If Credential is set when Context Connection=true.

  • If Credential is set when Integrated Security = true.

  • If Credential is set when the connection string uses Password.

  • If Credential is set when the connection string uses UserID.

Applies to

See also