SecurityTokenHandlerCollection.CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection Method (SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration)

[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.]

Creates a system default collection of basic SecurityTokenHandlers, each of which has the system default configuration. The SecurityTokenHandlers in this collection must be configured with service specific data before they can be used.

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


Dim configuration As SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration
Dim returnValue As SecurityTokenHandlerCollection

returnValue = SecurityTokenHandlerCollection.CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection(configuration)


Public Shared Function CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection ( _
    configuration As SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration _
) As SecurityTokenHandlerCollection
public static SecurityTokenHandlerCollection CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection (
    SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration configuration
static SecurityTokenHandlerCollection^ CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection (
    SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration^ configuration
public static SecurityTokenHandlerCollection CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection (
    SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration configuration
public static function CreateDefaultSecurityTokenHandlerCollection (
    configuration : SecurityTokenHandlerConfiguration
) : SecurityTokenHandlerCollection


  • configuration

Return Value

A SecurityTokenHandlerCollection with default basic SecurityTokenHandlers.

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


SecurityTokenHandlerCollection Class
SecurityTokenHandlerCollection Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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