CanBuildChannelFactory(TChannel) Method

ContextBindingElement.CanBuildChannelFactory<TChannel> Method

Returns a value that indicates whether the current binding element can build a factory for a specified type of channel and context.

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

public override bool CanBuildChannelFactory<TChannel>(
	BindingContext context

Type Parameters


The type of channel the channel factory produces. Only IRequestChannel, IRequestSessionChannel, and IDuplexSessionChannel are allowed by default.


Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.BindingContext
The BindingContext for the factory.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the specified channel factory stack can be built on the client; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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