ResolvePolicyGroups Method

SecurityManager.ResolvePolicyGroups Method

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Gets a collection of code groups matching the specified evidence.

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("This method is obsolete and will be removed in a future release of the .NET Framework. See for more information.")]
public static IEnumerator ResolvePolicyGroups(
	Evidence evidence


Type: System.Security.Policy.Evidence
The evidence set against which the policy is evaluated.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.IEnumerator
An enumeration of the set of code groups matching the evidence.


This method uses code access security (CAS) policy, which is obsolete in the .NET Framework version 4. To enable CAS policy for compatibility with earlier versions of the .NET Framework, use the <legacyCasPolicy> element.<NetFx40_LegacySecurityPolicy> Element.

This method is useful in analyzing how a specified policy configuration works with specific kinds of evidence.

Code groups will be returned from all applicable levels of the policy hierarchy matching the evidence parameter.

.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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