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ICommunicationObject.Abort Method

Causes a communication object to transition immediately from its current state into the closed state.

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

void Abort()

This method indicates that any unfinished work should be ignored or ungracefully terminated before returning. The Abort method can be used to cancel any outstanding operations, including outstanding calls to Close.

To gracefully transition an ICommunicationObject from the Opened state to the Closed state call Close.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

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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