ClaimsIdentity Constructor (Generic IEnumerable, String, SecurityToken)

Initializes an instance of T:Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims.ClaimsIdentity using an enumerated collection of T:Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims.Claim objects and the specified authentication type, name claim type, and role claim type.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in microsoft.identitymodel.dll)


    Dim claims As IEnumerable(Of Claim)
Dim authenticationType As String
Dim bootstrapToken As SecurityToken

Dim instance As New ClaimsIdentity(claims, authenticationType, bootstrapToken)


Public Sub New ( _
    claims As IEnumerable(Of Claim), _
    authenticationType As String, _
    bootstrapToken As SecurityToken _
public ClaimsIdentity (
    IEnumerable<Claim> claims,
    string authenticationType,
    SecurityToken bootstrapToken
ClaimsIdentity (
    IEnumerable<Claim^>^ claims, 
    String^ authenticationType, 
    SecurityToken^ bootstrapToken
public ClaimsIdentity (
    IEnumerable<Claim> claims, 
    String authenticationType, 
    SecurityToken bootstrapToken
public function ClaimsIdentity (
    claims : IEnumerable<Claim>, 
    authenticationType : String, 
    bootstrapToken : SecurityToken


  • claims
    The collection of Claim objects to populate ClaimsIdentity with.
  • authenticationType
    The type of authentication used.
  • bootstrapToken
    The token originally used to create this identity.


Exception type Condition



Development Platforms

Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista

Target Platforms

Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Not tested on Windows XP

See Also


ClaimsIdentity Class
ClaimsIdentity Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims Namespace