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ServiceHost.AddServiceEndpoint Method (Type, Binding, String)

Adds a service endpoint to the hosted service with a specified contract, binding, and endpoint address.

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

public ServiceEndpoint AddServiceEndpoint(
	Type implementedContract,
	Binding binding,
	string address


Type: System.Type
The Type of contract for the endpoint added.
Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.Binding
The Binding for the endpoint added.
Type: System.String
The address for the endpoint added.

Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Description.ServiceEndpoint
The ServiceEndpoint added to the hosted service.


implementedContract or binding or address is null.

WSHttpBinding binding = new WSHttpBinding();
serviceHost.AddServiceEndpoint(typeof(ICalculator), binding, "http://localhost:8000/servicemodelsamples/service/basic");

.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.