SoapBindingUse Enumeration


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Specifies whether the message parts are encoded as abstract type definitions or concrete schema definitions.

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

public enum SoapBindingUse

Member nameDescription

Specifies an empty string ("") value for the corresponding XML use attribute.


The message parts are encoded using given encoding rules.


The message parts represent a concrete schema.

This enumeration applies to extensibility elements which specify that data transmissions use the SOAP protocol, and which are added to FaultBinding, InputBinding and OutputBinding instances.

For more information about specifying protocols for XML Web services, see [<topic://cpconbuildingaspnetwebservices>]. For more information about Web Services Description Language (WSDL), see the specification at

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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