Lifetime.Expires 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 the token expiration time in UTC time.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As Lifetime
Dim value As Nullable(Of DateTime)

value = instance.Expires

instance.Expires = value


Public Property Expires As Nullable(Of DateTime)
public Nullable<DateTime> Expires { get; set; }
property Nullable<DateTime> Expires {
    Nullable<DateTime> get ();
    void set (Nullable<DateTime> value);
/** @property */
public Nullable<DateTime> get_Expires ()

/** @property */
public void set_Expires (Nullable<DateTime> value)
public function get Expires () : Nullable<DateTime>

public function set Expires (value : Nullable<DateTime>)

Property Value

A DateTime that represents the UTC time at which the token expires. Can be null.


Represents the wst:Expires element. This optional element specifies the time at which the token expires.

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


Lifetime Class
Lifetime Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust Namespace

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