ClaimCollection.Add 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.]

Adds a Claim to this collection, detaching it from its current collection.

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


Dim instance As ClaimCollection
Dim item As Claim



Public Sub Add ( _
    item As Claim _
public void Add (
    Claim item
virtual void Add (
    Claim^ item
) sealed
public final void Add (
    Claim item
public final function Add (
    item : Claim



Exception type Condition

item is null.


The Subject property of the Claim is set to the IClaimsIdentity that represents the subject associated with this ClaimCollection.

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


ClaimCollection Class
ClaimCollection Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims Namespace

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