ClaimsIdentityCollection.AddRange 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 the specified collection of subjects to the collection.

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


Dim instance As ClaimsIdentityCollection
Dim collection As IEnumerable(Of IClaimsIdentity)



Public Sub AddRange ( _
    collection As IEnumerable(Of IClaimsIdentity) _
public void AddRange (
    IEnumerable<IClaimsIdentity> collection
void AddRange (
    IEnumerable<IClaimsIdentity^>^ collection
public void AddRange (
    IEnumerable<IClaimsIdentity> collection
public function AddRange (
    collection : IEnumerable<IClaimsIdentity>


  • collection
    The collection of IClaimsIdentity that contains the subjects to add to the collection.


Exception type Condition

collection 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


ClaimsIdentityCollection Class
ClaimsIdentityCollection Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims Namespace

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