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ServiceDescription.Name Property

Gets or sets the name of the service.

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

public string Name { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the service.

If the name is null, this property returns the name of the service type. If service type is also null, it returns the default service name.

When exporting WSDL metadata, the Name maps to the Web Service Development Language (WSDL) <service> element local name part of the (qualified) name attribute.


string name = svcDesc.Name;
Console.WriteLine("Service Description name: {0}", name);


.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.
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