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Defines a transport that causes a channel to transfer messages using named pipes when it is included in a custom binding.

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The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.



Child Elements

Element Description


Specifies additional connection pool settings for a Named Pipe binding.

Parent Elements

Element Description


Defines all binding capabilities of the custom binding.

This transport uses URIs of the form "net.pipe://hostname/path". Other URI components are optional.

The namedPipeTransport element is the starting point for creating a custom binding that implements the named pipes transport protocol. This transport is used for on-machine Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)-to-WCF communication.

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Last Published: 2010-01-05