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ContractDescription.GetContract Method (Type, Object)

Returns the contract description for a specified type of contract and service implementation.

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

public static ContractDescription GetContract(
	Type contractType,
	Object serviceImplementation


Type: System.Type

The Type of contract.

Type: System.Object

The Object that implements the service.

Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Description.ContractDescription
The ContractDescription for the specified type of contract and service implementation.

The difference between the GetContract overloads is that the ones with two arguments allow you to find attributes from the service (for example, OperationBehaviorAttribute).

CalculatorService calcSvc = new CalculatorService();
ContractDescription cd3 = ContractDescription.GetContract(typeof(ICalculator), calcSvc);

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0