SamlSecurityToken.Initialize Method

Initializes the properties of the SamlSecurityToken class using the specified SAML assertion.

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

protected void Initialize(
	SamlAssertion assertion
)

Parameters

assertion
Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SamlAssertion

A SamlAssertion that represents the SAML assertion for this security token.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

assertion is null.

The SamlSecurityToken(SamlAssertion) constructor calls the Initialize(SamlAssertion) method, which can be overridden in derived classes.

For SamlSecurityToken security tokens, the claims are specified using a SAML assertion.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 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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