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TcpChannel.ChannelName Property

Gets the name of the current channel.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Tcp
Assembly:  System.Runtime.Remoting (in System.Runtime.Remoting.dll)

public string ChannelName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that contains the name of the channel.



Every registered channel has a unique name. The name is used to retrieve a specific channel when calling GetChannel. To set the ChannelName property, assign the value to the "name" indexed property in the dictionary passed to the TcpChannel(IDictionary, IClientChannelSinkProvider, IServerChannelSinkProvider) constructor.

The following code example shows how to use this property.

// Show the name of the channel.
Console.WriteLine("The name of the channel is {0}.", 

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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.