SymmetricAlgorithm.Mode Property

Gets or sets the mode for operation of the symmetric algorithm.

Namespace:  System.Security.Cryptography
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public virtual CipherMode Mode { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Security.Cryptography.CipherMode
The mode for operation of the symmetric algorithm. The default is CipherMode.CBC.

ExceptionCondition
CryptographicException

The cipher mode is not one of the CipherMode values.

See CipherMode enumeration for a description of specific modes.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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