MetadataSerializer.WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor Method

[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 an idpsso descriptor.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSFederation.Metadata
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim writer As XmlWriter
Dim idpssoDescriptor As IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor

Me.WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor(writer, idpssoDescriptor)


Protected Overridable Sub WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor ( _
    writer As XmlWriter, _
    idpssoDescriptor As IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor _
protected virtual void WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor (
    XmlWriter writer,
    IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor idpssoDescriptor
virtual void WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor (
    XmlWriter^ writer, 
    IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor^ idpssoDescriptor
protected void WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor (
    XmlWriter writer, 
    IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor idpssoDescriptor
protected function WriteIdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor (
    writer : XmlWriter, 
    idpssoDescriptor : IdentityProviderSingleSignOnDescriptor


  • writer
    The xml writer.
  • idpssoDescriptor
    The idpsso descriptor.


Exception type Condition

The parameter writer/idpssoDescriptor/idpssoDescriptor.SupportedAttributes/idpssoDescriptor.SingleSignOnServices 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


MetadataSerializer Class
MetadataSerializer Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSFederation.Metadata Namespace

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