BuildChannelListener Method (Uri, String, ListenUriMode, BindingParameterCollection)

Binding.BuildChannelListener Generic Method (Uri, String, ListenUriMode, BindingParameterCollection)

Builds the channel listener on the service that accepts a specified type of channel and that satisfies the features specified.

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

public virtual IChannelListener<TChannel> BuildChannelListener<TChannel> (
	Uri listenUriBaseAddress,
	string listenUriRelativeAddress,
	ListenUriMode listenUriMode,
	BindingParameterCollection parameters
) where TChannel : IChannel
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Type Parameters


The type of channel the channel listener accepts.



The Uri that provides the base address on which the service listens.


The address, relative to the base address, on which the service listens.


A value of the ListenUriMode that indicates whether the transport must ensure that the URI provided for the service to listen on is unique or can be used exactly as provided.


The BindingParameterCollection that specifies requirements for the channel listener that is built.

Return Value

An IChannelListener of type TChannel that satisfies the features specified.

Exception typeCondition


Transport element is missing or out of order or scheme is invalid or the message version is not specified.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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