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X509Store.Remove Method

Removes a certificate from an X.509 certificate store.

Namespace:  System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

member Remove : 
        certificate:X509Certificate2 -> unit 


Type: System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates.X509Certificate2
The certificate to remove.


certificate is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


The caller does not have the required permission.

Use this method to remove a single certificate from an X.509 store.

The following code example opens an X.509 certificate store, adds and deletes certificates, and then closes the store. It assumes that you have three certificates to add to and remove from a local store.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.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.