Exposes methods that enable the handling of a credential.
The ICredentialProviderCredential interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. ICredentialProviderCredential also has these types of members:
The ICredentialProviderCredential interface has these methods.
|ICredentialProviderCredential::Advise||Enables a credential to initiate events in the Logon UI or Credential UI through a callback interface. This method should be called before other methods in ICredentialProviderCredential interface.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::CommandLinkClicked||Enables the Logon UI and Credential UI to indicate that a link was clicked.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetBitmapValue||Enables retrieval of bitmap data from a credential with a bitmap field.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetCheckboxValue||Retrieves the checkbox value.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetComboBoxValueAt||Gets the string label for a combo box entry at the given index.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetComboBoxValueCount||Gets a count of the items in the specified combo box and designates which item should have initial selection.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetFieldState||Retrieves the field state. The Logon UI and Credential UI use this to gain information about a field of a credential to display this information in the user tile.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetSerialization||Called in response to an attempt to submit this credential to the underlying authentication engine.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetStringValue||Enables retrieval of text from a credential with a text field.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::GetSubmitButtonValue||Retrieves the identifier of a field that the submit button should be placed next to in the Logon UI.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::ReportResult||Translates a received error status code into the appropriate user-readable message.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::SetCheckboxValue||Enables a Logon UI and Credential UI to indicate that a checkbox value has changed.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::SetComboBoxSelectedValue||Enables a Logon UI and Credential UI to indicate that a combo box value has been selected.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::SetDeselected||Called when a credential loses selection.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::SetSelected||Called when a credential is selected. Enables the implementer to set logon characteristics.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::SetStringValue||Enables a Logon UI or Credential UI to update the text for a CPFT_EDIT_TEXT fields as the user types in them.|
|ICredentialProviderCredential::UnAdvise||Used by the Logon UI or Credential UI to advise the credential that event callbacks are no longer accepted.|
- Always securely discard secrets. To do this, call SecureZeroMemory before freeing the memory used to hold any secret.
- Securely discard secrets promptly after they are used.
- Securely discard secrets if they are not used for their intended purpose within an expected amount of time.
|Minimum supported client||Windows Vista [desktop apps only]|
|Minimum supported server||Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]|