RequestSecurityToken.AdditionalContext 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 or sets the additional context information for the request.

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


Dim instance As RequestSecurityToken
Dim value As AdditionalContext

value = instance.AdditionalContext

instance.AdditionalContext = value


Public Property AdditionalContext As AdditionalContext
public AdditionalContext AdditionalContext { get; set; }
property AdditionalContext^ AdditionalContext {
    AdditionalContext^ get ();
    void set (AdditionalContext^ value);
/** @property */
public AdditionalContext get_AdditionalContext ()

/** @property */
public void set_AdditionalContext (AdditionalContext value)
public function get AdditionalContext () : AdditionalContext

public function set AdditionalContext (value : AdditionalContext)

Property Value

An AdditionalContext that contains the additional context information for the request. Can be null.


Represents the contents of the auth:AdditionalContext element. This optional element provides additional information for the authorization decision.

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


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

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