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MessageState Enumeration

Specifies the status of a message.

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

public enum MessageState

Member nameDescription
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkCreatedThe message has been created.
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkReadThe message is being read.
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkWrittenThe message has been written.
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkCopiedThe message has been copied.
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkClosedThe message has been closed and can no longer be accessed.

As the body of a Message object is a stream, it can only be read or written once. This is enforced by maintaining the current state of the Message object. A Message object can be read/written/copied when in the Created state. Other states are Read, Written and Copied, which means that the respective action has been performed already once.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5