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InMemorySymmetricSecurityKey.IsAsymmetricAlgorithm Method

Gets a value that indicates whether the specified algorithm uses asymmetric keys.

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

public override bool IsAsymmetricAlgorithm(
	string algorithm


Type: System.String
The cryptographic algorithm.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true when the specified algorithm uses asymmetric keys; 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

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