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X509CertificateInitiatorServiceCredential.Certificate Property

Gets or sets the certificate to use in MutualCertificateDuplex message security authentication mode.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Security
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public X509Certificate2 Certificate { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates.X509Certificate2
The X509Certificate2 to use to encrypt messages sent to the client by the service in the uncorrelated duplex transport case if the MutualCertificateDuplex message security authentication mode is used.


An attempt was made to set a read-only credential.

This property is used for bindings that are configured to message security mode when MutualCertificateDuplex message security authentication mode is used.

The following code shows how to use this property to get the certificate.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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