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QueueAccessMode Enumeration

Specifies the access mode for a MessageQueue at creation time.

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

public enum QueueAccessMode

Member nameDescription
SendThe queue can only send messages.
PeekThe queue can only peek at messages.
ReceiveThe queue can peek at or receive messages.
PeekAndAdminThe queue can peek at messages. It can also be purged.
ReceiveAndAdminThe queue can receive messages. It can also be purged.
SendAndReceiveThe queue can peek at, receive, or send messages.

When creating a MessageQueue, if no access mode is specified, the access mode defaults to QueueAccessMode.SendAndReceive.

Once the MessageQueue is created, the access mode cannot be changed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.