BasicHttpMessageCredentialType Enumeration

Enumerates credential types that the client can authenticate with when security is enabled in the BasicHttpBinding binding.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)


Public Enumeration BasicHttpMessageCredentialType
public enum BasicHttpMessageCredentialType


Member name Description
Supported by Silverlight for Windows Phone UserName Indicates that the client be authenticated using a username credential.
Supported by Silverlight for Windows Phone Certificate Present only in Silverlight for Windows Phone, but not supported.


The client credential in the username case must be specified using the UserName property of the ClientCredentials class.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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