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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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0