HMAC.Create Method (String)

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
Not applicable.



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 Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0