M-Files API 22.6.11519.0
ConnectEx7 Method
MFilesServerApplication Object : ConnectEx7 Method
The connection details.
Indicates an authentication type as one value of the 'MFAuthType' enumeration. The default value indicates the current logged in Windows user ('MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser').
Optional parameter. The name of the user. Used only when 'AuthType' is not 'MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser'.
 Optional parameter. The password. Used only when 'AuthType' is not 'MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser'.
Optional parameter. The domain name. Used only when 'AuthType' is 'MFAuthTypeSpecificWindowsUser'.
The service principal name (SPN).
Description
Connects to the specified server.
Syntax
Visual Basic
Public Function ConnectEx7( _
   ByVal ConnectionData As ConnectionData, _
   Optional ByVal AuthType As MFAuthType = MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser, _
   Optional ByVal UserName As Variant, _
   Optional ByVal Password As Variant, _
   Optional ByVal Domain As Variant, _
   Optional ByVal SPN As Variant _
) As MFServerConnection
Parameters
ConnectionData
The connection details.
AuthType
ValueDescription
MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUserWindows authentication with current user credentials.
MFAuthTypeSpecificMFilesUserM-Files authentication, user needs to specify the credentials.
MFAuthTypeSpecificWindowsUserWindows authentication, user needs to specify the credentials.
MFAuthTypeUnknownUnspecified authentication method.
Indicates an authentication type as one value of the 'MFAuthType' enumeration. The default value indicates the current logged in Windows user ('MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser').
UserName
Optional parameter. The name of the user. Used only when 'AuthType' is not 'MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser'.
Password
 Optional parameter. The password. Used only when 'AuthType' is not 'MFAuthTypeLoggedOnWindowsUser'.
Domain
Optional parameter. The domain name. Used only when 'AuthType' is 'MFAuthTypeSpecificWindowsUser'.
SPN
The service principal name (SPN).
Remarks
Requires M-Files 18.10.6895.1 or later.
See Also

MFilesServerApplication Object  | MFilesServerApplication Members