Claim.ClaimType Property

Gets the type of the claim.

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

public string ClaimType { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A URI that represents the type of the claim.

The ClaimType property can be one of the pre-defined claim types that are represented by the static properties of the ClaimTypes class.

Claim types specify the type of claim that is being asserted, such as an email address.

// Write the claimsets in the authorization context. By default, there is only one claimset 
// provided by the system.  
foreach (ClaimSet claimset in ServiceSecurityContext.Current.AuthorizationContext.ClaimSets)
{
    foreach (Claim claim in claimset)
    {
        // Write out each claim type, claim value, and the right. There are two 
        // possible values for the right: "identity" and "possessproperty". 
        sw.WriteLine("Claim Type = {0}", claim.ClaimType);
        sw.WriteLine("\t Resource = {0}", claim.Resource.ToString());
        sw.WriteLine("\t Right = {0}", claim.Right);
    }
}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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