Tag Archives: WCF

WCF Self Hosting in a Console Application Simplified

In order to host a Windows Communication Foundation Service, we normally need a managed process, a ServiceHost instance and an endpoint configured forWCF Service.We can host aWCF Service in following different possible ways: Hosting in a Managed Application/ Self Hosting Console Application Windows/WPF Application Windows Service Hosting on Web Server IIS 6.0 (ASP.NET Application supports only HTTP) […]

How to Download a Large File from a WCF Service?

While reading WCF technical forums, I have come across the followingquestionsanumber of times. How to download a large file from a WCF Service? I am getting error while transferring a large file from WCF service to client? How to send large messages or data from WCF Service to a client? So, I decided to write […]

CRUD Operations using WCF RESTful Service – Part 1

REST (Representational State Transfer) is basically an architectural style that is based on the same principles as that of “Web”. In this WCF Service tutorial we are going to see these web principles in action. We will be using standard HTTP verbs for CRUD (Create, Retrieve, Update, Delete) operations, HTTP Content-Types etc.In one of my […]