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BinaryKeyIdentifierClause.Matches Method (Byte[], Int32)

Returns a value that indicates whether the binary data for the current instance is equivalent to the specified binary data at the specified offset.

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

public bool Matches(
	byte[] data,
	int offset


Type: System.Byte[]
An array of Byte to compare to.
Type: System.Int32
The index in the array at which the comparison starts.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the binary data in the data parameter starting at the index specified in the offset parameter is equivalent to the binary data returned by the GetBuffer method (starting at index zero); otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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