SHA256.Create Method ()


Creates an instance of the default implementation of SHA256.

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

public static SHA256 Create()

Return Value

Type: System.Security.Cryptography.SHA256

A new instance of SHA256.

Exception Condition

The algorithm was used with Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) mode enabled, but is not FIPS compatible.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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