Represents the abstract base class from which all classes that derive byte sequences of a specified length inherit.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
'Declaration <ComVisibleAttribute(True)> _ Public MustInherit Class DeriveBytes
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)] public abstract class DeriveBytes
The DeriveBytes type exposes the following members.
|DeriveBytes||Initializes a new instance of the DeriveBytes class.|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetBytes||When overridden in a derived class, returns pseudo-random key bytes.|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Reset||When overridden in a derived class, resets the state of the operation.|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
Notes to Inheritors
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0
For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.