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WSHttpBindingBase.MaxReceivedMessageSize Property

Gets or sets the maximum size, in bytes, for a message that can be processed by the binding.

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

public long MaxReceivedMessageSize { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int64
The maximum size, in bytes, for a message that is processed by the binding. The default value is 65,536 bytes.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The value is less than zero.

QuotaExceededException

A message exceeded the maximum size allocated.

The size of the messages that can be received on the wire by services using the WSHttpBindingBase is bounded by the amount of memory allocated for each message. This bound on message size is intended to limit exposure to denial of service (DoS) attacks.

This example shows how to get the maximum size for a message

	    long maxReceivedMessageSize =
		binding1.MaxReceivedMessageSize;

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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