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SoapDocumentMethodAttribute.RequestElementName Property

Gets or sets the XML element associated with the SOAP request for an XML Web service method, which is defined in a service description as an operation.

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

public string RequestElementName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The XML element associated with the SOAP request for an XML Web service method, which is defined in an service description as an operation. The default value is the name of the XML Web service method.

The RequestElementName defines the XML element used to wrap the parameters beneath the Body element of the SOAP request when ParameterStyle is Wrapped. This is reflected in the XSD schema representing the SOAP request to the XML Web service method within the service description for an XML Web service.

The following code example sets the name of the XML element associated with the XML Web service method in the SOAP request to MyCustomElement.


<%@ WebService Language="C#" Class="SoapDocumentMethodSample" %>
	
using System.Web.Services;
using System.Web.Services.Protocols;

public class SoapDocumentMethodSample
{
   [WebMethod]
   [SoapDocumentMethod(RequestNamespace="http://www.contoso.com",RequestElementName="MyCustomElement")]
   public int[] RequestDocument(int numentries)
   {
	int[] intarray = new int[numentries];
        for (int i=0;i<numentries;i++)
        {
	   intarray[i] = i;
        }
        return intarray;
   }
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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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