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AsymmetricAlgorithm.SignatureAlgorithm Property

When implemented in a derived class, gets the name of the signature algorithm. Otherwise, always throws an NotImplementedException.

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

public virtual 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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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