CipherData Constructor ()
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CipherData Constructor ()

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Initializes a new instance of the CipherData class.

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography.Xml
Assembly: System.Security (in

public CipherData ()
public CipherData ()
public function CipherData ()

This constructor creates a CipherData object that represents the <CipherData> element in XML encryption. The <CipherData> element is a required element in XML encryption.

The following code example shows how to create a new instance of the CipherData class. The entire sample can be found in the CipherData class topic.

// Create a new CipherData object.
CipherData cd = new CipherData();
// Assign a byte array to be the CipherValue. This is a byte array representing encrypted data.
cd.CipherValue = new byte[8];

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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

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