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AsymmetricSignatureFormatter.CreateSignature Method (HashAlgorithm)

Creates the signature from the specified hash value.

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

public virtual byte[] CreateSignature(
	HashAlgorithm hash
)

Parameters

hash
Type: System.Security.Cryptography.HashAlgorithm
The hash algorithm to use to create the signature.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte[]
The signature for the specified hash value.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The hash parameter is null.

This method sets the hash algorithm to be used, then returns the signature of the input hash algorithm value.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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