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IGetUserAndPasswordDialog Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.7 SDK)
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IGetUserAndPasswordDialog Interface

Provides access to members that work with a dialog for getting user and password information.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Desktop.


Name Description
Method DoModal Shows the dialog.
Read-only property Password The password entered in the dialog.
Read-only property UserName The user name entered in the dialog.

Classes that implement IGetUserAndPasswordDialog

Classes Description
GetUserAndPasswordDialog A dialog used for getting user and password information.


The get user and password dialog is a dialog used for getting username and password information.

To get access to the IGetUserAndPasswordDialog interface, create a new GetUserAndPasswordDialog object.

The following code shows a GetUserAndPassword dialog and validates the username and password that was entered in the dialog. You would get m_app from the hook in ICommand::OnCreate().


IGetUserAndPasswordDialog pDlg = new GetUserAndPasswordDialogClass();
bool bOK = pDlg.DoModal("Login", "Login for this document:", m_app.hWnd);
if (bOK)
  if (pDlg.UserName == "GISTeam" && pDlg.Password == "guru")
    System.Windows.Forms.MessageBox.Show("You're in!");
    System.Windows.Forms.MessageBox.Show("Wrong user name or password");

[Visual Basic .NET]
Dim pDlg As IGetUserAndPasswordDialog = New GetUserAndPasswordDialogClass()
Dim bOK As Boolean = pDlg.DoModal("Login", "Login for this document:", m_app.hWnd)
If bOK Then
 If pDlg.UserName = "GISTeam" AndAlso pDlg.Password = "guru" Then
  System.Windows.Forms.MessageBox.Show("You're in!")
  System.Windows.Forms.MessageBox.Show("Wrong user name or password")
 End If
End If