SecurityTokenSerializerAdapter.ReadTokenCore 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.]

Deserializes the SecurityToken from the given XmlReader.

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


Dim reader As XmlReader
Dim tokenResolver As SecurityTokenResolver
Dim returnValue As SecurityToken

returnValue = Me.ReadTokenCore(reader, tokenResolver)


Protected Overrides Function ReadTokenCore ( _
    reader As XmlReader, _
    tokenResolver As SecurityTokenResolver _
) As SecurityToken
protected override SecurityToken ReadTokenCore (
    XmlReader reader,
    SecurityTokenResolver tokenResolver
virtual SecurityToken^ ReadTokenCore (
    XmlReader^ reader, 
    SecurityTokenResolver^ tokenResolver
) override
protected SecurityToken ReadTokenCore (
    XmlReader reader, 
    SecurityTokenResolver tokenResolver
protected override function ReadTokenCore (
    reader : XmlReader, 
    tokenResolver : SecurityTokenResolver
) : SecurityToken


  • reader
    Reader to a Security token.
  • tokenResolver
    Instance of SecurityTokenResolver.

Return Value

'True' if the serializer can read the given Security Token.


Exception type Condition

The input parameter 'reader' 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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