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ChannelFactory<TChannel>.CreateChannel Method

Creates a channel of a specified type to a specified endpoint address.

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

public TChannel CreateChannel()

Return Value

Type: TChannel
The TChannel of type IChannel created by the factory.

Creates a channel of type TChannel, the generic parameter for the class.

IChannelFactory<IRequestChannel> factory = binding.BuildChannelFactory<IRequestChannel>(bindingParams);
EndpointAddress address = new EndpointAddress("http://localhost:8000/ChannelApp");
IRequestChannel channel = factory.CreateChannel(address);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.