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HashAlgorithm.HashFinal Method

When overridden in a derived class, finalizes the hash computation after the last data is processed by the cryptographic stream object.

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

protected abstract byte[] HashFinal ()
protected abstract byte[] HashFinal ()
protected abstract function HashFinal () : byte[]

Return Value

The computed hash code.

This method finalizes any partial computation and returns the correct hash value for the data stream.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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