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HMAC.Create Method (String)

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

Creates an instance of the default implementation of a Hash-based Message Authentication Code (HMAC).

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

public:
static HMAC^ Create (
	String^ algorithmName
)
public static HMAC Create (
	String algorithmName
)
public static function Create (
	algorithmName : String
) : HMAC

Parameters

algorithmName

The HMAC implementation to use.

Return Value

A new instance of the specified HMAC implementation.

HMAC supports a number of hash algorithms, including MD5, SHA1, SHA256, and RIPEMD160.

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
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