FailedAuthenticationException 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.]

Initializes a new instance of the FailedAuthenticationException class.

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


Dim instance As New FailedAuthenticationException


Public Sub New
public FailedAuthenticationException ()
FailedAuthenticationException ()
public FailedAuthenticationException ()
public function FailedAuthenticationException ()


This constructor initializes the Message property of the new instance to a system-supplied message that describes the error. This message takes into account the current system culture.

The following table shows the initial property values for the new instance.

Property Value




The localized error message string.


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


FailedAuthenticationException Class
FailedAuthenticationException Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.SecurityTokenService Namespace

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