WSTrustServiceContract.ProcessCore 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.]

Handles synchronous calls to the STS.

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


Dim requestMessage As Message
Dim requestSerializer As WSTrustRequestSerializer
Dim responseSerializer As WSTrustResponseSerializer
Dim requestAction As String
Dim responseAction As String
Dim trustNamespace As String
Dim returnValue As Message

returnValue = Me.ProcessCore(requestMessage, requestSerializer, responseSerializer, requestAction, responseAction, trustNamespace)


Protected Overridable Function ProcessCore ( _
    requestMessage As Message, _
    requestSerializer As WSTrustRequestSerializer, _
    responseSerializer As WSTrustResponseSerializer, _
    requestAction As String, _
    responseAction As String, _
    trustNamespace As String _
) As Message
protected virtual Message ProcessCore (
    Message requestMessage,
    WSTrustRequestSerializer requestSerializer,
    WSTrustResponseSerializer responseSerializer,
    string requestAction,
    string responseAction,
    string trustNamespace
virtual Message^ ProcessCore (
    Message^ requestMessage, 
    WSTrustRequestSerializer^ requestSerializer, 
    WSTrustResponseSerializer^ responseSerializer, 
    String^ requestAction, 
    String^ responseAction, 
    String^ trustNamespace
protected Message ProcessCore (
    Message requestMessage, 
    WSTrustRequestSerializer requestSerializer, 
    WSTrustResponseSerializer responseSerializer, 
    String requestAction, 
    String responseAction, 
    String trustNamespace
protected function ProcessCore (
    requestMessage : Message, 
    requestSerializer : WSTrustRequestSerializer, 
    responseSerializer : WSTrustResponseSerializer, 
    requestAction : String, 
    responseAction : String, 
    trustNamespace : String
) : Message


  • requestMessage
    The incoming request message.
  • requestSerializer
    The WS-Trust Request Serializer.
  • responseSerializer
    The WS-Trust Response Serializer.
  • requestAction
    The request SOAP action.
  • responseAction
    The response SOAP action.
  • trustNamespace
    The namespace URI of the WS-Trust version of the incoming request.

Return Value

A Message object that contains the serialized RSTR message.


Exception type Condition

One of the arguments 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


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

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