IterationCount Property
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PasswordDeriveBytes.IterationCount Property

Gets or sets the number of iterations for the operation.

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

public function get IterationCount () : int 
public function set IterationCount (value : int)

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The number of iterations for the operation.


The number of iterations is fixed and an attempt is made to change this value.


The property cannot be set because its value is out of range. This property requires a non-negative number.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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

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