AsymmetricKeyExchangeFormatter.SetKey Method (AsymmetricAlgorithm)

 
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When overridden in a derived class, sets the public key to use for encrypting the secret information.

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

public abstract void SetKey(
	AsymmetricAlgorithm key
)

Parameters

key
Type: System.Security.Cryptography.AsymmetricAlgorithm

The instance of the implementation of AsymmetricAlgorithm that holds the public key.

You must set a key before calling a CreateKeyExchange implementation.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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