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WindowsSecurityToken Class

Represents a security token that is based on the identity of a Windows domain or user account.

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

public class WindowsSecurityToken : SecurityToken, 

Typically, application developers do not need to use the WindowsSecurityToken class, unless a Web service must gain access to details about the Windows domain or user account associated with the WindowsSecurityToken security token. To get the details of the Windows domain or user account, access the WindowsIdentity property.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0