AuthenticationContext.AcquireToken Method (String, String, UserCredential)


Applies to: Version: 2.19.208020213, Platform: .NET Desktop.

Acquires security token from the authority.

Namespace:   Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory
Assembly:  Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory.dll)


public AuthenticationResult AcquireToken(
    string resource,
    string clientId,
    UserCredential userCredential


  • resource
    Type: System.String

    Identifier of the target resource that is the recipient of the requested token.

  • clientId
    Type: System.String

    Identifier of the client requesting the token.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory.AuthenticationResult

It contains Access Token and the Access Token's expiration time. Refresh Token property will be null for this overload.

See Also

AcquireToken Overload
AuthenticationContext Class
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory Namespace

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