SecurityTokenHandler.WriteToken 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.]

Serializes to XML a token of the type handled by this instance.

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


Dim instance As SecurityTokenHandler
Dim writer As XmlWriter
Dim token As SecurityToken

instance.WriteToken(writer, token)


Public Overridable Sub WriteToken ( _
    writer As XmlWriter, _
    token As SecurityToken _
public virtual void WriteToken (
    XmlWriter writer,
    SecurityToken token
virtual void WriteToken (
    XmlWriter^ writer, 
    SecurityToken^ token
public void WriteToken (
    XmlWriter writer, 
    SecurityToken token
public function WriteToken (
    writer : XmlWriter, 
    token : SecurityToken


  • writer
    The XML writer.
  • token
    A token of type TokenType.

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


SecurityTokenHandler Class
SecurityTokenHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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