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<soapExtensionTypes> Element

<soapExtensionTypes> Element

This topic is specific to a legacy technology. XML Web services and XML Web service clients should now be created using Windows Communication Foundation .

Specifies the SOAP extensions used to inspect or modify the SOAP message during processing on the Web service or client. SOAP extensions augment the functionality of Web services.

   <add type="soap extension class" 

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.



Child Elements

Child Element Description


Adds a specified SOAP extension class that provides extended processing of SOAP messages on the Web service or client.


Removes a specified SOAP extension class from within the scope of the configuration file.


Removes all SOAP extensions from within the scope of the configuration file.

Parent Elements

Element Description


The root element in every configuration file used by the common language runtime and .NET Framework applications.


Specifies the root element for the ASP.NET configuration section.


Controls the settings of Web services deployed using ASP.NET and of Web service clients running on the .NET Framework.

The <soapExtensionTypes> element specifies classes derived from the SoapExtension class.

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