WebServiceHandlerFactory Class

Dynamically manufactures Web service handler instances, whose type or types implement the IHttpHandler interface.

Namespace: System.Web.Services.Protocols
Assembly: System.Web.Services (in system.web.services.dll)

public class WebServiceHandlerFactory : IHttpHandlerFactory
public class WebServiceHandlerFactory implements IHttpHandlerFactory
public class WebServiceHandlerFactory implements IHttpHandlerFactory
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The IHttpHandler interface establishes the contract that ASP.NET uses to process incoming HTTP Web requests with custom HTTP handlers. The WebServiceHandlerFactory class produces an instance of an IHttpHandler implementation for handling Web service requests.


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