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WsdlImporterElement Class

Represents the configuration element that specifies the import of Web Services Description Language (WSDL) 1.1 metadata with WS-Policy attachments.

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

Public NotInheritable Class WsdlImporterElement _
	Inherits ConfigurationElement
Dim instance As WsdlImporterElement

A WsdlImporter is used to import metadata as well as convert that information into various classes that represent contract and endpoint information.

It can selectively import contract and endpoint information and properties that expose any import errors and accept type information relevant to the import and conversion process. It also supports importing binding information and properties that provide access to any policy documents, WSDL documents, WSDL extensions, and XML schema documents.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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