Gets or sets the formatter that serializes objects into messages and deserializes messages into objects.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
Use the property to insert a custom IClientMessageFormatter implementation for an operation or modify the current formatter. The use of the formatter can be controlled by the SerializeRequest and DeserializeReply properties.
The IClientMessageFormatter interface defines the SerializeRequest and DeserializeReply methods, which are used to convert a set of object parameters to a message and from a message to a set of return values, respectively.
- Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003
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