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SecurityTokenHandler.CanWriteToken Property

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Indicates whether the class provides serialization functionality to serialize token handled by this instance.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As SecurityTokenHandler
Dim value As Boolean

value = instance.CanWriteToken


Public Overridable ReadOnly Property CanWriteToken As Boolean
public virtual bool CanWriteToken { get; }
virtual property bool CanWriteToken {
    bool get ();
/** @property */
public boolean get_CanWriteToken ()
public function get CanWriteToken () : boolean

Property Value

true if the WriteToken method can serialize this token.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


SecurityTokenHandler Class
SecurityTokenHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens Namespace

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