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EncryptedData.GetXml Method

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

Returns the XML representation of the EncryptedData object.

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography.Xml
Assembly: System.Security (in

public override XmlElement GetXml ()
public XmlElement GetXml ()
public override function GetXml () : XmlElement

Return Value

An XmlElement that represents the <EncryptedData> element in XML encryption.

Exception typeCondition


The EncryptedData value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Use this method to output the <EncryptedData> element.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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