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SymmetricAlgorithm.GenerateKey Method

When overridden in a derived class, generates a random Key to be used for the algorithm.

[Visual Basic]
Public MustOverride Sub GenerateKey()
[C#]
public abstract void GenerateKey();
[C++]
public: virtual void GenerateKey() = 0;
[JScript]
public abstract function GenerateKey();

Remarks

Use this method to generate a random key when none is specified.

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

SymmetricAlgorithm Class | SymmetricAlgorithm Members | System.Security.Cryptography Namespace | Cryptographic Services

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