Message.HashAlgorithm Property


Gets or sets the hashing algorithm that Message Queuing uses when authenticating a message or creating a digital signature for a message.

Namespace:   System.Messaging
Assembly:  System.Messaging (in System.Messaging.dll)

public HashAlgorithm HashAlgorithm { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Messaging.HashAlgorithm

One of the HashAlgorithm enumeration values. For Windows XP, the default is SHA. Otherwise, the default is MD5.

Exception Condition

The message queue is filtered to ignore the HashAlgorithm property.

On the source computer, Message Queuing uses the hashing algorithm when creating a digital signature for a message. The target Queue Manager then uses the same hashing algorithm to authenticate the message when it is received.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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