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ServiceContractGenerationOptions Enumeration

Represents the contract generation options available using the System.ServiceModel.Description.ServiceContractGenerator.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

public enum ServiceContractGenerationOptions

Member nameDescription
NoneNo options specified.
AsynchronousMethodsGenerates asynchronous methods for operations in addition to synchronous versions.
ChannelInterfaceGenerates an interface that derives from the contract interface and IClientChannel.
InternalTypesCauses all types to be marked internal.
ClientClassGenerates a Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) client class that extends ClientBase<TChannel>.
TypedMessagesGenerate message contracts.
EventBasedAsynchronousMethodsGenerates event-based asynchronous methods for operations in addition to synchronous versions.

Use the ServiceContractGenerationOptions enumeration with the ServiceContractGenerator.Options property to control the generated contract code.

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