WSTrustChannelFactory.CreateSerializationContext 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.]

Creates a WSTrustSerializationContext object used by channels created by the factory.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim returnValue As WSTrustSerializationContext

returnValue = Me.CreateSerializationContext


Protected Overridable Function CreateSerializationContext As WSTrustSerializationContext
protected virtual WSTrustSerializationContext CreateSerializationContext ()
virtual WSTrustSerializationContext^ CreateSerializationContext ()
protected WSTrustSerializationContext CreateSerializationContext ()
protected function CreateSerializationContext () : WSTrustSerializationContext

Return Value

A WSTrustSerializationContext initialized with the properties of the trust client.


If the SecurityTokenResolver property is set to null, the ClientCertificate set on the factory Endpoint's ClientCredentials behavior will be used to create a resolver. If no such certificate is found, an empty resolver is used.

If UseKeyTokenResolver is set to null, an empty resolver will be used.

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


WSTrustChannelFactory Class
WSTrustChannelFactory Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust Namespace

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