WebHttpBehavior.GetRequestClientFormatter Method (OperationDescription, ServiceEndpoint)


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Gets the request formatter on the client for the specified service operation and endpoint.

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

protected virtual IClientMessageFormatter GetRequestClientFormatter(
	OperationDescription operationDescription,
	ServiceEndpoint endpoint


Type: System.ServiceModel.Description.OperationDescription

The service operation.

Type: System.ServiceModel.Description.ServiceEndpoint

The service endpoint.

Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.IClientMessageFormatter

An IClientMessageFormatter reference to the request formatter on the client for the specified operation and endpoint.

This is an extensibility point that derived behaviors can use to supply their own implementation of IClientMessageFormatter that is called to convert the input parameters of the service operation call to a request message. Parameters specified in the UriTemplate of the service operation must be serialized to the To URI of the request message and other parameters must be serialized to the body of the request message.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Available since 4.0
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