SecurityTokenHandlerCollection.CreateToken Method (SecurityTokenDescriptor)

.NET Framework (current version)

Creates a token from the specified token descriptor.

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

public SecurityToken CreateToken(
	SecurityTokenDescriptor tokenDescriptor


Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityTokenDescriptor

The token descriptor from which the token is to be created. Properties of the token descriptor are set before this method is called.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityToken

A security token that matches the properties of the token descriptor.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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