MessagePart Class

Allows messages to be broken up into their logical units with specific abstract information for each part. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace: System.Web.Services.Description
Assembly: System.Web.Services (in

public sealed class MessagePart : NamedItem
public final class MessagePart extends NamedItem
public final class MessagePart extends NamedItem
Not applicable.

The MessagePart class corresponds to a Web Services Description Language (WSDL) part element enclosed by the message element, which is in turn enclosed by the definitions root element. For more information about WSDL, see the specification at

The following example demonstrates a typical use of the MessagePart class. The element and targetNamespace parameters are user-defined strings passed into this method call.

MessagePart myMessagePart = new MessagePart();
myMessagePart.Name = partName;
myMessagePart.Element = new XmlQualifiedName(element,targetNamespace);

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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