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SecurityElement Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the SecurityElement class with the specified tag.

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

public SecurityElement(
	string tag


Type: System.String

The tag name of an XML element.


The tag parameter is null.


The tag parameter is invalid in XML.

The tag parameter must consist of a valid XML tag name. Use Escape to remove invalid characters from the string.

The following code shows the use of the SecurityElement constructor to create a new SecurityElement object. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SecurityElement class.

SecurityElement windowsRoleElement = 
    new SecurityElement("WindowsMembership.WindowsRole");

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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