Specifies the direction of the message.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
The direction of a message indicates whether the message is coming into an endpoint or going out from an endpoint. is incoming to the server and is outgoing from the server. For a basic request/response message pattern, a request is incoming to the server and the response is outgoing from the server. On callbacks from the server to client, however, a request is outgoing from the server and a response is incoming to the server.
Use the MessageDescription(String, MessageDirection) constructor to specify the direction of a message.
Retrieve the direction of a message using the Direction property.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.