CertificateRequestProperties.Subject | subject property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets the subject name.

Syntax


var subject = certificateRequestProperties.subject;
certificateRequestProperties.subject = subject;

Property value

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

The X.500 distinguished name (DN).

Remarks

This value is an X.500 distinguished name (DN). This can be a full DN string that contains one or more relative distinguished names (RDNs) in the format of "CN=;OU=,..", or the subject name can be a simple string that contains the common name (CN) component of the full DN.

Examples


public String GetSetSubjectName(String strNameIn)
{
    // Create a new CertificateRequestProperties object.
    CertificateRequestProperties reqProperties = new CertificateRequestProperties();

    // The default value is an empty string.
    String strDefaultName = reqProperties.Subject;

    // If the input option does not equal the default option, reset the property value.
    if (strNameIn != strDefaultName)
    {
        reqProperties.Subject = strNameIn;
    }

    // Return the subject name.
    return reqProperties.Subject;
}


Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.Security.Cryptography.Certificates
Windows::Security::Cryptography::Certificates [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

CertificateRequestProperties

 

 

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