MessageHeaders.GetHeader<T> Method (String, String, array<String[])

Retrieves a message header in this collection by the specified LocalName, namespace URI and actors of the header element.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Channels
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)


Public Function GetHeader(Of T) ( _
    name As String, _
    ns As String, _
    ParamArray actors As String() _
) As T
public T GetHeader<T>(
    string name,
    string ns,
    params string[] actors

Type Parameters

  • T
    The message header.


  • name
    Type: System.String
    The LocalName of the header XML element.
  • ns
    Type: System.String
    The namespace URI of the header XML element.
  • actors
    Type: array<System.String[]
    The targeted recipient of the message header.

Return Value

Type: T
A message header.


This method only uses the DataContractSerializer. It does not try to detect from the type whether it should use the XmlObjectSerializer or DataContractSerializer.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0


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