SymmetricAlgorithm.CreateEncryptor Method (Byte[], Byte[])

When overridden in a derived class, creates a symmetric encryptor object with the specified Key property and initialization vector (IV).

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

virtual ICryptoTransform^ CreateEncryptor (
	array<unsigned char>^ rgbKey, 
	array<unsigned char>^ rgbIV
) abstract
public abstract ICryptoTransform CreateEncryptor (
	byte[] rgbKey, 
	byte[] rgbIV
public abstract function CreateEncryptor (
	rgbKey : byte[], 
	rgbIV : byte[]
) : ICryptoTransform



The secret key to use for the symmetric algorithm.


The initialization vector to use for the symmetric algorithm.

Return Value

A symmetric encryptor object.

Use the CreateDecryptor overload with the same parameters to decrypt the result of this method.

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

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0