EncryptionMethod Constructor

[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.]

Constructs an encryption method with the algorithm.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSFederation.Metadata
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim algorithm As Uri

Dim instance As New EncryptionMethod(algorithm)


Public Sub New ( _
    algorithm As Uri _
public EncryptionMethod (
    Uri algorithm
EncryptionMethod (
    Uri^ algorithm
public EncryptionMethod (
    Uri algorithm
public function EncryptionMethod (
    algorithm : Uri


  • algorithm
    The encryption algorithm.


Exception type Condition

If the algorithm is null.


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


EncryptionMethod Class
EncryptionMethod Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSFederation.Metadata Namespace

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