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ContextBindingElement Constructor (ProtectionLevel)

Initializes a new instance of the ContextBindingElement class with a specified level of protection.

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

public ContextBindingElement(
	ProtectionLevel protectionLevel


Type: System.Net.Security.ProtectionLevel
The ProtectionLevel for the binding element.


The protectionLevel is not valid.

Sets the default value of ContextSoapHeader for ContextExchangeMechanism.

.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.