MetadataSerializer.CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance Method

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Creates entities descriptor.

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

Usage

'Usage
Dim returnValue As EntitiesDescriptor

returnValue = Me.CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance

Syntax

'Declaration
Protected Overridable Function CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance As EntitiesDescriptor
protected virtual EntitiesDescriptor CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance ()
protected:
virtual EntitiesDescriptor^ CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance ()
protected EntitiesDescriptor CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance ()
protected function CreateEntitiesDescriptorInstance () : EntitiesDescriptor

Return Value

The entities descriptor.

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.

Platforms

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

Reference

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

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