ServiceConfiguration.LoadHandlers 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.]

Loads the P:Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration.ServiceConfiguration.SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager defined for a given service.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim serviceElement As ServiceElement
Dim returnValue As SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager

returnValue = Me.LoadHandlers(serviceElement)


Protected Function LoadHandlers ( _
    serviceElement As ServiceElement _
) As SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager
protected SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager LoadHandlers (
    ServiceElement serviceElement
SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager^ LoadHandlers (
    ServiceElement^ serviceElement
protected SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager LoadHandlers (
    ServiceElement serviceElement
protected function LoadHandlers (
    serviceElement : ServiceElement
) : SecurityTokenHandlerCollectionManager


  • serviceElement
    The T:Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration.ServiceElement used to configure this instance.


Exception type Condition

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


ServiceConfiguration Class
ServiceConfiguration Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration Namespace

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