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Posted: 03/02/2015 01:44:28
by Sohel Shekha (Basic support level)
Joined: 03/02/2015
Posts: 9

Does anyone have samples on SecureBlackBox for Xamarin.Android please?
Posted: 03/02/2015 02:00:25
by Eugene Mayevski (Team)

We don't have samples for Xamarin because the components are non-visual and there's nothing Xamarin- or platform-specific in them. We have plenty of samples for .NET desktop and several samples for ASP.NET which you can use.

Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski
Posted: 03/25/2015 03:08:11
by Sohel Shekha (Basic support level)
Joined: 03/02/2015
Posts: 9

There are few things platform specific. I am not able to access certificate storage on Android. Any idea on that? how to do that on Android?
Posted: 03/25/2015 03:14:18
by Eugene Mayevski (Team)

Android until version 4.2 didn't even have a uniform API to access system certificate storages. In Java edition we have code to access Android storages, but not in .NET. Possibly we could implement this code in .NET edition for Xamarin as a custom service.

Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski
Posted: 03/25/2015 03:15:20
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (Team)

Could you please clarify what kind of certificate storage you are trying to access. Code sample will help a lot to understand the problem.
Posted: 03/25/2015 03:27:33
by Sohel Shekha (Basic support level)
Joined: 03/02/2015
Posts: 9

Thanks guys for your response,

Am trying to read user certificates stored on device, this code works fine with Windows version,

string CertificateStoreName = "MY";
TElWinCertStorage certstore = new TElWinCertStorage();

But on Xamarin.Android dll, TElWinCertStorage is not found. then how do i access that storage?

Posted: 03/25/2015 03:37:27
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (Team)

Sorry, TElWinCertStorage will not work on Android because its Windows specific class used to work only with Windows stores.
Posted: 03/25/2015 04:00:49
by Sohel Shekha (Basic support level)
Joined: 03/02/2015
Posts: 9

Ya, that makes sense, but then if i want to access Android certificate store what's alternative to that class? Also, there are no samples on Android where we can look for reference.
Posted: 03/25/2015 04:04:14
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (Team)

As Eugene wrote above, there is no such class for Xamarin.Android.
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