InformationCardSerializer.WriteCard Method (Stream, InformationCard)

[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.]

Writes out a InformationCard instance to a Stream.

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


Dim instance As InformationCardSerializer
Dim stream As Stream
Dim card As InformationCard

instance.WriteCard(stream, card)


Public Sub WriteCard ( _
    stream As Stream, _
    card As InformationCard _
public void WriteCard (
    Stream stream,
    InformationCard card
void WriteCard (
    Stream^ stream, 
    InformationCard^ card
public void WriteCard (
    Stream stream, 
    InformationCard card
public function WriteCard (
    stream : Stream, 
    card : InformationCard


  • stream
    Stream to write the InformationCard.
  • card
    The InformationCard instance to be written.


Exception type Condition

One of the arguments is null.

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


InformationCardSerializer Class
InformationCardSerializer Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSIdentity Namespace

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