System.Web.Services.Description.Message Class

Provides an abstract definition of data passed by an XML Web service. This class cannot be inherited.

See Also: Message Members


public sealed class Message : NamedItem


A System.Web.Services.Description.Message can contain either document-oriented or procedure-oriented information. Procedure-oriented messages contain parameters and return values, while document-oriented messages contain documents.

The System.Web.Services.Description.Message class corresponds to a Web Services Description Language (WSDL) message element enclosed by the definitions root element. For more information about WSDL, see the specification at


Namespace: System.Web.Services.Description
Assembly: System.Web.Services (in System.Web.Services.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0,