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GetHashFromAssemblyFileW Function

Gets a hash of the specified assembly file, using the specified hash algorithm. The path to the assembly file must be specified as a Unicode string.

This function has been deprecated in the .NET Framework version 4. Use the ICLRStrongName::GetHashFromAssemblyFileW method instead.

HRESULT GetHashFromAssemblyFileW (
    [in]  LPCWSTR   wszFilePath,
    [in, out] unsigned int   *piHashAlg,
    [out] BYTE      *pbHash,
    [in]  DWORD     cchHash,
    [out] DWORD     *pchHash


[in] The path to the file to be hashed. This parameter must be a Unicode string.


[in, out] A constant that specifies the hash algorithm. Use zero for the default hash algorithm.


[out] The returned hash buffer.


[in] The requested maximum size of pbHash.


[out] The returned size, in bytes, of pbHash.

Platforms: See .NET Framework System Requirements.

Header: StrongName.h

Library: Included as a resource in MsCorEE.dll

.NET Framework Versions: 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.5, 3.0 SP1, 3.0, 2.0 SP1, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0