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MessageFilterTable<TFilterData>.GetMatchingFilter Method (Message, MessageFilter%)

Returns a value that indicates whether the match criterion of exactly one filter in the table is satisfied by the specified message and returns that filter in an out parameter.

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

public bool GetMatchingFilter(
	Message message,
	out MessageFilter filter


Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.Message
The Message to test.
Type: System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.MessageFilter%
The out parameter that stores the filter that is satisfied by the message. If no filter was found, the parameter is set to its default value.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if match criterion of one MessageFilter in the table is satisfied by the message; false if no filter is satisfied.


IMessageFilterTable<TFilterData>.GetMatchingFilter(Message, MessageFilter)


More than one ActionMessageFilter matches the messageBuffer.

Use this method when a single filter is expected to match the message and the matching filter is required.

If the body of the message must be inspected by a filter in the filter table, use the GetMatchingFilter(MessageBuffer) version of the method.

.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.