SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration Constructor (String, SigningCredentials, Boolean)

[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.]

Initializes a new instance of the SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration class.

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


Dim issuerName As String
Dim signingCredentials As SigningCredentials
Dim loadConfig As Boolean

Dim instance As New SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration(issuerName, signingCredentials, loadConfig)


Public Sub New ( _
    issuerName As String, _
    signingCredentials As SigningCredentials, _
    loadConfig As Boolean _
public SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration (
    string issuerName,
    SigningCredentials signingCredentials,
    bool loadConfig
SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration (
    String^ issuerName, 
    SigningCredentials^ signingCredentials, 
    bool loadConfig
public SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration (
    String issuerName, 
    SigningCredentials signingCredentials, 
    boolean loadConfig
public function SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration (
    issuerName : String, 
    signingCredentials : SigningCredentials, 
    loadConfig : boolean


  • issuerName
    The issuer name.
  • signingCredentials
    The signing credential for the STS.
  • loadConfig
    Whether or not the configuration file should be loaded.


Exception type Condition


The IssuerName must be set before the P:Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration.SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration.SecurityTokenService is used to create a token.


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


SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration Class
SecurityTokenServiceConfiguration Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Configuration Namespace

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