PrincipalInfo.PrincipalType Field

Specifies the scope and other information that is associated with a principal of a SharePoint site.

Namespace:  [People Web service]
Web service reference: http://Site/_vti_bin/People.asmx


Public PrincipalType As SPPrincipalType
Dim instance As PrincipalInfo
Dim value As SPPrincipalType

value = instance.PrincipalType

instance.PrincipalType = value
public SPPrincipalType PrincipalType


The principal types can be combined programmatically to specify the principal scope. If the scope does not validate against sources such as membership providers, role providers, or Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), then the user may be denied access to Web sites or Web site services.

See Also


PrincipalInfo Structure

PrincipalInfo Members

People Web Service

ResolvePrincipals([], SPPrincipalType, Boolean)