ServiceMetadataExtension Class
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ServiceMetadataExtension Class

Provides the implementation for the metadata publishing protocols.

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

public class ServiceMetadataExtension : IExtension<ServiceHostBase>
public class ServiceMetadataExtension implements IExtension<ServiceHostBase>
public class ServiceMetadataExtension implements IExtension<ServiceHostBase>
Not applicable.

The ServiceMetadataExtension is configured and used by configuring a service with the System.ServiceModel.Description.ServiceMetadataBehavior.

You can also use the ServiceMetadataExtension class to get the service's metadata at runtime by accessing the Metadata property.


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 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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