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MachineKey.Decode Method

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Decodes and/or validates data that has been encrypted or provided with a hash-based message authentication code (HMAC).

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("This method is obsolete and is only provided for compatibility with existing code. It is recommended that new code use the Protect and Unprotect methods instead.")]
public static byte[] Decode(
	string encodedData,
	MachineKeyProtection protectionOption
)

Parameters

encodedData
Type: System.String

The encrypted data to decrypt and/or validate.

protectionOption
Type: System.Web.Security.MachineKeyProtection

Indicates whether the encodedData parameter should be encrypted and/or hashed.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte[]
A Byte array that represents the decrypted data.

For information about which encryption and hashing algorithms ASP.NET uses to decrypt and validate the data that is passed in, see machineKey Element (ASP.NET Settings Schema).

For a code example, see the MachineKey class overview.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.6
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.2
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