SecurityTokenSerializerAdapter.CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore 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.]

Checks if the wrapped SecurityTokenHandler or the base WSSecurityTokenSerializer can write the given SecurityKeyIdentifierClause.

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


Dim keyIdentifierClause As SecurityKeyIdentifierClause
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = Me.CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore(keyIdentifierClause)


Protected Overrides Function CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore ( _
    keyIdentifierClause As SecurityKeyIdentifierClause _
) As Boolean
protected override bool CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore (
    SecurityKeyIdentifierClause keyIdentifierClause
virtual bool CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore (
    SecurityKeyIdentifierClause^ keyIdentifierClause
) override
protected boolean CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore (
    SecurityKeyIdentifierClause keyIdentifierClause
protected override function CanWriteKeyIdentifierClauseCore (
    keyIdentifierClause : SecurityKeyIdentifierClause
) : boolean


  • keyIdentifierClause
    SecurityKeyIdentifierClause to be checked.

Return Value

'True' if the SecurityTokenKeyIdentifierClause can be written.


Exception type Condition

The input parameter 'keyIdentifierClause' 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


SecurityTokenSerializerAdapter Class
SecurityTokenSerializerAdapter Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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