SecurityTokenElement Constructor (SecurityToken)

[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.]

Creates an instance of this object using a SecurityToken object.

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


Dim securityToken As SecurityToken

Dim instance As New SecurityTokenElement(securityToken)


Public Sub New ( _
    securityToken As SecurityToken _
public SecurityTokenElement (
    SecurityToken securityToken
SecurityTokenElement (
    SecurityToken^ securityToken
public SecurityTokenElement (
    SecurityToken securityToken
public function SecurityTokenElement (
    securityToken : SecurityToken


  • securityToken
    The security token this object represents.


GetSubject is not supported by this object if this constructor is used unless CreateSubject is overriden.

If the securityToken passed in is a GenericXmlSecurityToken then SecurityTokenXml will be set to the value found in GenericXmlSecurityToken


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


SecurityTokenElement Class
SecurityTokenElement Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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