This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

MessageHeader<T> Class

Represents the content of a SOAP header.


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

public class MessageHeader<T>

Type Parameters


The message header type.

The MessageHeader<T> type exposes the following members.

Public methodMessageHeader<T>()Initializes a new instance of the MessageHeader<T> class.
Public methodMessageHeader<T>(T)Initializes a new instance of the MessageHeader<T> class with the specified header content.
Public methodMessageHeader<T>(T, Boolean, String, Boolean)Initializes a new instance of the MessageHeader<T> class with the specified header content and metadata.

Public propertyActorGets or sets the targeted recipient of the message header.
Public propertyContentGets or sets the content of the header.
Public propertyMustUnderstandGets or sets a value that indicates whether the header must be understood, as stated in the SOAP 1.1/1.2 specification.
Public propertyRelayGets a value that indicates whether the header should be relayed.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetUntypedHeaderGets the message header with the specified namespace and local name.
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

A message header contains optional metadata that describe a message, encapsulated by the Message class.

.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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.