ClaimsIdentity.TryRemoveClaim Method (Claim)

.NET Framework (current version)

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Attempts to remove a claim from the claims identity.

Namespace:   System.Security.Claims
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

abstract TryRemoveClaim : 
        claim:Claim -> bool
override TryRemoveClaim : 
        claim:Claim -> bool


Type: System.Security.Claims.Claim

The claim to remove.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the claim was successfully removed; otherwise, false.

It is possible that the claim cannot be removed because it is not owned by the identity. For example, this would be the case for role claims that are owned by the principal.

The specified claim is matched by object reference (ReferenceEquals).

This method has the SecurityCritical attribute applied to control which entities can remove claims from the identity. Further down the pipe, authorization decisions are made based on the claims that are present in the Claims collection.


requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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