ClaimsPrincipal.AnonymousPrincipal Property

[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.]

Gets a IClaimsPrincipal with a ClaimsIdentity that contains no claims.

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


Dim value As IClaimsPrincipal

value = ClaimsPrincipal.AnonymousPrincipal


Public Shared ReadOnly Property AnonymousPrincipal As IClaimsPrincipal
public static IClaimsPrincipal AnonymousPrincipal { get; }
static property IClaimsPrincipal^ AnonymousPrincipal {
    IClaimsPrincipal^ get ();
/** @property */
public static IClaimsPrincipal get_AnonymousPrincipal ()
public static function get AnonymousPrincipal () : IClaimsPrincipal

Property Value

Returns IClaimsPrincipal that represents an anonymous principal.

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


ClaimsPrincipal Class
ClaimsPrincipal Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Claims Namespace

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