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ECDsa.KeyExchangeAlgorithm Property

Gets the name of the key exchange algorithm.

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

public override string KeyExchangeAlgorithm { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
Always null.

This property is inherited from the AsymmetricAlgorithm base class.

The Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA) is used for digital signature generation; it is not used for key derivation Therefore, this property returns null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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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