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ClientBase.ClientBase(String, EndpointAddress) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ClientBase class using the specified target address and endpoint information.

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

protected ClientBase (
	string endpointConfigurationName,
	EndpointAddress remoteAddress
protected ClientBase (
	String endpointConfigurationName, 
	EndpointAddress remoteAddress
protected function ClientBase (
	endpointConfigurationName : String, 
	remoteAddress : EndpointAddress
Not applicable.



The name of the endpoint in the application configuration file.


The address of the service.

Exception typeCondition


The endpoint is null.


The remote address is null.


The endpoint cannot be found or the endpoint contract is not valid.

Use this constructor to determine the target endpoint information from the name of the endpoint in an application configuration file (The target value is located by finding the name attribute of the client <endpoint> element) and the specified address.

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