TcpTransportElement.PortSharingEnabled Property


Gets or sets a value that specifies whether TCP port sharing is enabled for this connection.

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("portSharingEnabled", DefaultValue = false)]
public bool PortSharingEnabled { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if TCP port sharing is enabled; false if each binding uses its own exclusive port. The default value is false.

This setting is relevant only to services. Clients are not affected.

Using this setting requires enabling the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) TCP Port Sharing Service by changing its Startup Type to Manual or Automatic.

For more information about the TCP Listener and how to start it, see TcpListener.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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