SecurityTokenDescriptor.AddAuthenticationClaims Method (String)

.NET Framework 4.5

Adds a claim for the specified authentication method to the subject of the current instance. The authentication instant is set to the current time.

Namespace:  System.IdentityModel.Tokens
Assembly:  System.IdentityModel (in System.IdentityModel.dll)

public void AddAuthenticationClaims(
	string authType


Type: System.String

A URI that specifies the authentication method.

A Claim with a claim type of AuthenticationMethod and a value of authType and a Claim with a claim type of AuthenticationInstant and a value of UtcNow are added to the ClaimsIdentity specified by the Subject property..

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5

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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