SecurityAlgorithmSuite.IsSymmetricKeyLengthSupported Method

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether a particular symmetric key length is supported.

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

abstract IsSymmetricKeyLengthSupported : 
        length:int -> bool

Parameters

length
Type: System.Int32

The key length to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the symmetric key length is supported; otherwise, false.

The length is compared to a range of values depending on the subclass. For example, in the TripleDES subclass, this method verifies that length is between 192 and 256, inclusive.

.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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