TransportBindingElement.MaxReceivedMessageSize Property


Gets or sets the maximum allowable message size, in bytes, that can be received.

 virtual property long MaxReceivedMessageSize { long get(); void set(long value); };
public virtual long MaxReceivedMessageSize { get; set; }
member this.MaxReceivedMessageSize : int64 with get, set
Public Overridable Property MaxReceivedMessageSize As Long

Property Value


The maximum allowable message size that can be received. The default is 65,536 bytes.


This property can counter a hacker scenario where a message is sent with a very large or infinite specified length, or where data is sent continuously to a connected Named Pipe.

Applies to