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ServiceDescription.ConfigurationName Property

Gets or sets the name of the <service> configuration element.

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

public string ConfigurationName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the <service> configuration element used to configure the service.

This name is not coupled to our configuration model. This is used by service host base to wire up the service. The configuration name is a required string attribute for the <service> configuration element.

// svcDesc is a ServiceDescription.
svcDesc = serviceHost.Description;
string configName = svcDesc.ConfigurationName;
Console.WriteLine("Configuration name: {0}", configName);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.