CardImage Constructor (Byte[], String)

[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.]

Use this constructor only when the mime type is one of the known types. The known types are Bmp, Png, Jpeg, Tiff and Gif.

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


Dim image As Byte()
Dim mimeType As String

Dim instance As New CardImage(image, mimeType)


Public Sub New ( _
    image As Byte(), _
    mimeType As String _
public CardImage (
    byte[] image,
    string mimeType
CardImage (
    array<unsigned char>^ image, 
    String^ mimeType
public CardImage (
    byte[] image, 
    String mimeType
public function CardImage (
    image : byte[], 
    mimeType : String


  • image
    The image in a byte array format.
  • mimeType
    The type of the image, for example Jpeg.


Exception type Condition

When base64Image or mimeType is null or empty string.


When the mime type is not one of the known types.


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


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

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