IClaimsPrincipal.Copy 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.]

Returns a new IClaimsPrincipal object copied from this object.

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


Dim instance As IClaimsPrincipal
Dim returnValue As IClaimsPrincipal

returnValue = instance.Copy


Function Copy As IClaimsPrincipal
IClaimsPrincipal Copy ()
IClaimsPrincipal^ Copy ()
IClaimsPrincipal Copy ()
function Copy () : IClaimsPrincipal

Return Value

A new IClaimsPrincipal object copied from this object.


Exception type Condition


The object returned is the same implementation of IClaimsPrincipal as the source object.

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


IClaimsPrincipal Interface
IClaimsPrincipal Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims Namespace

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