WebHttpBehavior.DefaultOutgoingResponseFormat Property

Gets and sets the default outgoing response format.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Description
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel.Web.Extensions (in System.ServiceModel.Web.Extensions.dll)


Public Overridable Property DefaultOutgoingResponseFormat As WebMessageFormat
public virtual WebMessageFormat DefaultOutgoingResponseFormat { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Web.WebMessageFormat
One of the values defined in the WebMessageFormat enumeration.


If the WebGetAttribute or WebInvokeAttribute does not explicitly set the ResponseFormat property, the value of this property is used as the response format for the operation. The default value of this default-setting property is Xml. The JSON format is not currently supported in Silverlight.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.