Defines methods that are used to control the conversion of messages into objects and objects into messages for client applications.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
Implement the interface to create a custom client formatter that serializes objects into messages and deserializes messages into objects for a particular operation.
Attach custom client formatters to the Formatter property to handle this conversion explicitly.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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