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AuthorizationPolicyTypeElement Class

Contains a configuration element that specifies an authorization policy, which enables transformation of one set of input claims into another set of claims. Access control can be granted or denied based on that. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Configuration
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

Public NotInheritable Class AuthorizationPolicyTypeElement _
	Inherits ConfigurationElement
Dim instance As AuthorizationPolicyTypeElement

The access control model supports provisioning a set of authorization policies as types. This element configures a set of authorization policy implementations, which enable transformation of one set of input claims into another set of claims. A set of claims is then operated on and an access control decision is reached after the authorization policy transformation phase.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0