Class

ACAccount

The information associated with one of the user's accounts.

Declaration

@interface ACAccount : NSObject

Overview

An ACAccount object encapsulates information about a user account stored in the Accounts database. You can create and retrieve accounts using an ACAccountStore object. The ACAccountStore object provides an interface to the persistent Accounts database. For each user, all account objects belong to a single ACAccountStore object.

Topics

Creating an Account Object

- initWithAccountType:

Initializes a new account of the specified type.

Accessing Properties

accountDescription

A human-readable description of the account.

accountType

The type of service account.

credential

The credential used to authenticate the user of this account.

identifier

A unique identifier for this account.

username

The username for this account.

userFullName

The full name associated with the user account.

Relationships

Inherits From

See Also

Account Management

ACAccountStore

The object you use to request, manage, and store the user's account information.

ACAccountCredential

An ACAccountCredential object encapsulates the information needed to authenticate a user.