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RNGCryptoServiceProvider Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the RNGCryptoServiceProvider class.

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

public RNGCryptoServiceProvider (
	string str
)
public RNGCryptoServiceProvider (
	String str
)
public function RNGCryptoServiceProvider (
	str : String
)

Parameters

str

The string input. This parameter is ignored.

This method does not directly initialize the RNGCryptoServiceProvider class. Calling this method is equivalent to calling the RNGCryptoServiceProvider constructor and passing a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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