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PasswordDeriveBytes Class

Derives a key from a password.

For a list of all members of this type, see PasswordDeriveBytes Members.


[Visual Basic]
Public Class PasswordDeriveBytes
   Inherits DeriveBytes
public class PasswordDeriveBytes : DeriveBytes
public __gc class PasswordDeriveBytes : public DeriveBytes
public class PasswordDeriveBytes extends DeriveBytes

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

PasswordDeriveBytes Members | System.Security.Cryptography Namespace | Cryptographic Services