BindingElement.BuildChannelFactory<TChannel> Method

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Initializes a channel factory for producing channels of a specified type from the binding context.

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


Public Overridable Function BuildChannelFactory(Of TChannel) ( _
    context As BindingContext _
) As IChannelFactory(Of TChannel)
public virtual IChannelFactory<TChannel> BuildChannelFactory<TChannel>(
    BindingContext context

Type Parameters

  • TChannel
    The type of channel the factory builds.


Return Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Channels.IChannelFactory<TChannel>
The IChannelFactory<TChannel> of type TChannel initialized from the context.


Exception Condition

context is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.