X509Certificate.Subject Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets the subject distinguished name from the certificate.

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public string Subject { get; }
/** @property */
public String get_Subject ()

public function get Subject () : String

Property Value

The subject distinguished name from the certificate.

Exception typeCondition


The certificate handle is invalid.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0