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DiscoveryRequestHandler.ProcessRequest Method

Handles an HTTP request for a discovery document, which is serialized to the HTTP response.

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

public void ProcessRequest(
	HttpContext context


Type: System.Web.HttpContext

The Request and Response properties of the HttpContext class are used for input and output, respectively.



The ProcessRequest method searches for applicable files within the file system path corresponding to the HTTP request's Uniform Resource Locator (URL). The search may extend to subdirectories and switch target file extensions depending on what it finds in the root search directory.

The search process populates the DiscoveryDocument object's References property with files that are found.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0