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MessageCount Property

QueueDescription.MessageCount Property


Gets the number of messages in the queue.

Namespace:   Microsoft.ServiceBus.Messaging
Assembly:  Microsoft.ServiceBus (in Microsoft.ServiceBus.dll)

member MessageCount : int64 with get

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

The number of messages.

If there are no receive operations on a queue, the MessageCount property may include messages for which TimeToLive has expired. When a receive operation is called on the queue, the expired messages will not be delivered and the MessageCount property will be updated appropriately.

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