SymmetricAlgorithm Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the SymmetricAlgorithm class.

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

protected SymmetricAlgorithm()


The implementation of the class derived from the symmetric algorithm is not valid.

You cannot create an instance of an abstract class. Application code creates a new instance of a derived class.


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0

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