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X509Certificate.ToString Method (Boolean)

Returns a string representation of the current X509Certificate object, with extra information, if specified.

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

'Declaration
Public Overridable Function ToString ( _
	fVerbose As Boolean _
) As String
'Usage
Dim instance As X509Certificate
Dim fVerbose As Boolean
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.ToString(fVerbose)
public String ToString (
	boolean fVerbose
)
public function ToString (
	fVerbose : boolean
) : String

Parameters

fVerbose

true to produce the verbose form of the string representation; otherwise, false.

Return Value

A string representation of the current X509Certificate object.

Imports System
Imports System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates




Public Class X509
   
   
   Public Shared Sub Main()
      
      ' The path to the certificate.
      Dim Certificate As String = "Certificate.cer"
      
      ' Load the certificate into an X509Certificate object.
      Dim cert As X509Certificate = X509Certificate.CreateFromCertFile(Certificate)
      
      ' Get the value.
      Dim resultsTrue As String = cert.ToString(True)
      
      ' Display the value to the console.
      Console.WriteLine(resultsTrue)
      
      ' Get the value.
      Dim resultsFalse As String = cert.ToString(False)
      
      ' Display the value to the console.
      Console.WriteLine(resultsFalse)
   End Sub  
End Class 


import System.*;
import System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates.*;

public class X509
{
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // The path to the certificate.
        String certificate = "Certificate.cer";

        // Load the certificate into an X509Certificate object.
        X509Certificate cert = X509Certificate.CreateFromCertFile(certificate);

        // Get the value.
        String resultsTrue = cert.ToString(true);

        // Display the value to the console.
        Console.WriteLine(resultsTrue);

        // Get the value.
        String resultsFalse = cert.ToString(false);

        // Display the value to the console.
        Console.WriteLine(resultsFalse);
    } //main 
} //X509

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
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