X509Principal Constructor (String, EkuPolicy)

[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 X509Principal class with the specified principal name and EKU policy.

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


Dim principalName As String
Dim ekuPolicy As EkuPolicy

Dim instance As New X509Principal(principalName, ekuPolicy)


Public Sub New ( _
    principalName As String, _
    ekuPolicy As EkuPolicy _
public X509Principal (
    string principalName,
    EkuPolicy ekuPolicy
X509Principal (
    String^ principalName, 
    EkuPolicy^ ekuPolicy
public X509Principal (
    String principalName, 
    EkuPolicy ekuPolicy
public function X509Principal (
    principalName : String, 
    ekuPolicy : EkuPolicy


  • principalName
    The name of the principal in the X509 certificate.
  • ekuPolicy
    The Extended Key Usage of the X509 certificate.


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


X509Principal Class
X509Principal Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSIdentity Namespace

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