A Walk-Through on “WCF RIA Service Toolkit May 2010” New Feature: WCF Client Proxy Auto Generation/Updating for WCF Core Service

After you install WCF RIA Services Toolkit May 2010, you will see a new feature available as highlighted in the snapshot below. This feature enables the similar code generation for WCF Core services as WCF Domain services. The client proxy code and configuration will be automatically generated or updated when the solution is being built….


Consuming WCF Service in Workflow 4.0 – 1

Keywords: .Net 4.0, Visual Studio 2010, Workflow, WCF, WF 4.0, Add Service Reference, ASR WF4 provides powerful messaging activities to achieve close integration with WCF. However, manually configuring a set of messaging activities to consume a WCF service would be tedious. This blog introduces how Visual Studio 2010 can help you consume a WCF service…


Common Setup Issues and Their Resolutions, When Publishing WCF Service to Local IIS

If you create a WCF Service Website hosted in local IIS, or you publish your WCF Service Application project to local IIS in your machine, you may encounter issues related to IIS setup that your service cannot be hosted in local IIS. Here is an example as below: HTTP Error 500.21 – Internal Server Error…


Tips for Launching WCF Test Client

Zaiyue Xue, Microsoft STB China WCF Test Client is a debugging tool to test WCF service. It is very useful to help developing WCF service. In this blog, I will share some tips on how to launch WCF Test Client in Visual Studio. There are 2 ways to start WCF Test Client out of Visual…