Saml11SecurityTokenHandler.TryResolveIssuerToken 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.]

Resolves the Signing Key Identifier to a SecurityToken.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml11
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim assertion As Saml11Assertion
Dim issuerResolver As SecurityTokenResolver
Dim token As SecurityToken
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = Me.TryResolveIssuerToken(assertion, issuerResolver, token)


Protected Overridable Function TryResolveIssuerToken ( _
    assertion As Saml11Assertion, _
    issuerResolver As SecurityTokenResolver, _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef token As SecurityToken _
) As Boolean
protected virtual bool TryResolveIssuerToken (
    Saml11Assertion assertion,
    SecurityTokenResolver issuerResolver,
    out SecurityToken token
virtual bool TryResolveIssuerToken (
    Saml11Assertion^ assertion, 
    SecurityTokenResolver^ issuerResolver, 
    [OutAttribute] SecurityToken^% token
protected boolean TryResolveIssuerToken (
    Saml11Assertion assertion, 
    SecurityTokenResolver issuerResolver, 
    /** @attribute OutAttribute() */ /** @ref */ SecurityToken token


  • assertion
    The Assertion for which the Issuer token is to be resolved.
  • issuerResolver
    The current SecurityTokenResolver associated with this handler.
  • token
    Resolved token.

Return Value

True if token is resolved.


Exception type Condition

Input parameter 'assertion' 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


Saml11SecurityTokenHandler Class
Saml11SecurityTokenHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.Saml11 Namespace

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