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RSACryptoServiceProvider.PublicOnly Property

Gets a value that indicates whether the RSACryptoServiceProvider object contains only a public key.

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

[ComVisibleAttribute(false)]
public bool PublicOnly { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the RSACryptoServiceProvider object contains only a public key; otherwise, false.

The RSACryptoServiceProvider class can be initialized either with a public key only or with both a public and private key. Use the PublicOnly property to determine whether the current instance contains only a public key or both a public and private key.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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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