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Hi All,

I need to develope a tool which will parse the log file data. The log file is placed at web server and it needs authentication to access the file, I do have the credentials with me but don't know how to implement the code that will use the credentials to access the log file.

Does anybody knows how to implement a C# code that reads the log file by providing the credentials to access the log file.

Any kind help would be appreciated.

Thanks in advance,
Posted 23-Apr-13 3:50am
AlluvialDeposit 23-Apr-13 8:51am
How do you access the log file? Ftp, fileshare, service??
kanekhan 23-Apr-13 9:33am
A simple C# code to access the log file, the same way we read any other text file.
AlluvialDeposit 23-Apr-13 9:37am
ok, hope my answer will help you out..
smilingsameera 23-Apr-13 9:06am
below articles explains in detail of using log parser to retrieve information from logfiles. Hope this helps[^][^]

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Solution 1

Try this article here at Codeproject: A small C# Class for impersonating a User[^]

Then you can execute code as another user:

using ( new Impersonator( "myUsername", "myDomainname", "myPassword" ) )
  var content = System.IO.File.ReadAllText("");

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

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