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AsymmetricAlgorithm.SignatureAlgorithm Property

Gets the name of the signature algorithm.

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

public abstract string SignatureAlgorithm { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the signature algorithm.

The following code example demonstrates how to override the SignatureAlgorithm property to return the name of the signature algorithm. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the AsymmetricAlgorithm class.


public override string SignatureAlgorithm 
{
    get {return "http://www.w3.org/2000/09/xmldsig#rsa-sha1";}
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.
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