ChannelFactoryOperations.CreateChannelWithIssuedToken Method (ChannelFactory, EndpointAddress, SecurityToken)

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Creates a channel of a specified type to a specified endpoint address that will utilize the provided security token as the issued token required by the channel's security binding.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim factory As ChannelFactory(Of T)
Dim address As EndpointAddress
Dim issuedToken As SecurityToken
Dim returnValue As T

returnValue = ChannelFactoryOperations.CreateChannelWithIssuedToken(factory, address, issuedToken)


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function CreateChannelWithIssuedToken(Of T) ( _
    factory As ChannelFactory(Of T), _
    address As EndpointAddress, _
    issuedToken As SecurityToken _
) As T
public static T CreateChannelWithIssuedToken<T> (
    ChannelFactory<T> factory,
    EndpointAddress address,
    SecurityToken issuedToken
generic<typename T>
static T CreateChannelWithIssuedToken (
    ChannelFactory<T>^ factory, 
    EndpointAddress^ address, 
    SecurityToken^ issuedToken


  • T
    The type of channel produced by the channel factory.


  • factory
    The channel factory used to create the channel.
  • issuedToken
    The SecurityToken to use as the issued token required by the channel's security binding.

Return Value

The IChannel of type T created by the factory.


Exception type Condition

channelFactory is null.


The channel factory specified by factory was not configured already by calling the factory.ConfigureChannelFactory method.


Creates a channel of type T, the generic parameter for the method.

You must call the factory.ConfigureChannelFactory method prior to calling this method.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


ChannelFactoryOperations Class
ChannelFactoryOperations Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust Namespace

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