WSTrustServiceContract.DispatchRequest Method

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Processes a WS-Trust request message, and optionally determines the appropriate response message and the WS-Addressing action for the response message.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim dispatchContext As DispatchContext



Protected Overridable Sub DispatchRequest ( _
    dispatchContext As DispatchContext _
protected virtual void DispatchRequest (
    DispatchContext dispatchContext
virtual void DispatchRequest (
    DispatchContext^ dispatchContext
protected void DispatchRequest (
    DispatchContext dispatchContext
protected function DispatchRequest (
    dispatchContext : DispatchContext


  • dispatchContext
    Defines the request parameters to process and exposes properties that determine the response message and action.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


WSTrustServiceContract Class
WSTrustServiceContract Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust Namespace

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