Basic WCF Programming

This section presents the fundamentals for creating Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) applications.

In This Section

  • Designing and Implementing Services
    Describes how to design and implement a service contract, choose a message exchange pattern, specify a fault contract, and other basic aspects of services.
  • WCF Troubleshooting Quickstart
    Describes some of the most common issues that occur, what you can do to solve them, and where to locate more information about the issue.





Windows Communication Foundation

WCF System Requirements

Conceptual Overview

Getting Started Tutorial

Guidelines and Best Practices

WCF Tools

Windows Communication Foundation Samples

Getting Started

IIS Hosting Using Inline Code

Self Host

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Last Published: 2010-03-21