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CreateTopicClient Method

MessagingFactory.CreateTopicClient Method (String)


Creates a new topic client.

Namespace:   Microsoft.ServiceBus.Messaging
Assembly:  Microsoft.ServiceBus (in Microsoft.ServiceBus.dll)

public TopicClient CreateTopicClient(
	string path


Type: System.String

The topic path relative to the service namespace base address.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.ServiceBus.Messaging.TopicClient

The newly created topic client.

Exception Condition

The supplied path is null.


The operation times out. The timeout period is initialized through the MessagingFactorySettings object. You may need to increase the value of OperationTimeout to avoid this exception if the timeout value is relatively low.


An internal error or unexpected exception occurs.


The factory has been closed or aborted.

The TopicClient class is used as an anchor class to perform run-time operations, such as creating sender/receiver or add/remove subscription.

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