The Encode method encodes the information in the object into a CMS/PKCS #7 message.
public byte Encode()
A cryptographic operation could not be completed.
A method call was invalid for the object's current state.
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
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