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PermissionSet.ConvertPermissionSet Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Converts an encoded PermissionSet from one XML encoding format to another XML encoding format.

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("This method is obsolete and shoud no longer be used.")]
public static byte[] ConvertPermissionSet(
	string inFormat,
	byte[] inData,
	string outFormat
)

Parameters

inFormat
Type: System.String
A string representing one of the following encoding formats: ASCII, Unicode, or Binary. Possible values are "XMLASCII" or "XML", "XMLUNICODE", and "BINARY".
inData
Type: System.Byte[]
An XML-encoded permission set.
outFormat
Type: System.String
A string representing one of the following encoding formats: ASCII, Unicode, or Binary. Possible values are "XMLASCII" or "XML", "XMLUNICODE", and "BINARY".

Return Value

Type: System.Byte[]
An encrypted permission set with the specified output format.

ExceptionCondition
NotImplementedException

In all cases.

Do not use this method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

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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