AddressHeader.CreateAddressHeader Method (String, String, Object, XmlObjectSerializer)

Creates a new instance of the AddressHeader class with a specified name and namespace that uses a specified formatter to serialize the information item from a specified object.

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

public static AddressHeader CreateAddressHeader(
	string name,
	string ns,
	Object value,
	XmlObjectSerializer serializer


Type: System.String
The name of the address header.
Type: System.String
The namespace of the address header.
Type: System.Object
The information item for the address header.
Type: System.Runtime.Serialization.XmlObjectSerializer
The XmlObjectSerializer used to serialize the specified object in the value parameter.

Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.AddressHeader
The AddressHeader with the specified name and ns that contains the information item specified by value.


name or serializer is null or name.Length == 0.

The following example shows how to create an address header using this method.

//Create address headers with XmlObjectSerializer specified
XmlObjectSerializer serializer = new DataContractSerializer(typeof(int));
AddressHeader addressHeaderWithObjSer = AddressHeader.CreateAddressHeader("MyServiceName", "http://localhost:8000/service", 1, serializer);
int value = addressHeaderWithObjSer.GetValue<int>();


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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