SessionSecurityTokenHandler.ApplyTransforms 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.]

Applies Transforms to the cookie.

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


Dim cookie As Byte()
Dim outbound As Boolean
Dim returnValue As Byte()

returnValue = Me.ApplyTransforms(cookie, outbound)


Protected Overridable Function ApplyTransforms ( _
    cookie As Byte(), _
    outbound As Boolean _
) As Byte()
protected virtual byte[] ApplyTransforms (
    byte[] cookie,
    bool outbound
virtual array<unsigned char>^ ApplyTransforms (
    array<unsigned char>^ cookie, 
    bool outbound
protected byte[] ApplyTransforms (
    byte[] cookie, 
    boolean outbound
protected function ApplyTransforms (
    cookie : byte[], 
    outbound : boolean
) : byte[]


  • cookie
    The cookie that will be transformed.
  • outbound
    Controls if the cookie should be encoded (true) or decoded (false)

Return Value

Encoded cookie.

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


SessionSecurityTokenHandler Class
SessionSecurityTokenHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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