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ClientOperation.SerializeRequest Property

Gets or sets a value that specifies whether the Formatter object serializes an outbound message.

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

public bool SerializeRequest { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Formatter property serializes the return values into a reply message; otherwise, false. The default is true.

Use the SerializeRequest property to indicate whether the formatter serializes operation parameters into a reply message or to determine if the first parameter is sent as the outbound message.


If set to false, the operation must have exactly one parameter of type Message or an exception is thrown.

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