ServiceDescription.Services Property


Gets the collection of Service instances contained in the ServiceDescription.

Namespace:   System.Web.Services.Description
Assembly:  System.Web.Services (in System.Web.Services.dll)

public ServiceCollection Services { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.Services.Description.ServiceCollection

A collection of service instances contained in the service description.

The ServiceCollection returned by this property corresponds to the list of service elements enclosed by the Web Services Description Language (WSDL) definitions root element. For more information about WSDL, see the specification at

// Read a ServiceDescription from existing WSDL.
ServiceDescription myServiceDescription =
myServiceDescription.TargetNamespace = "";

// Get the ServiceCollection of the ServiceDescription.
ServiceCollection myServiceCollection = myServiceDescription.Services;

// Remove the Service at index 0 of the collection.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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