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SecurityTokenHandler.ReadToken Method (XmlReader)

Windows Identity Foundation
[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Deserializes from XML a token of the type handled by this instance.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)

Dim instance As SecurityTokenHandler
Dim reader As XmlReader
Dim returnValue As SecurityToken

returnValue = instance.ReadToken(reader)

public virtual SecurityToken ReadToken (
	XmlReader reader
public SecurityToken ReadToken (
	XmlReader reader
public function ReadToken (
	reader : XmlReader
) : SecurityToken



An XML reader positioned at the token's start element.

Return Value

SecurityToken instance.

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


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

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