Click here to Skip to main content
14,969,930 members
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
0.00/5 (No votes)
See more:
What are the minimum system requirements needed for WCF self hosted service to work?
My client application needs 2 way communication with the server and it will get deployed in systems having OS' XP, Vista, Windows 7. Is it mandatory to have IIS installed in the target PC to make self hosted services work or Is the only requirement is the need of .net 4.0 present in the system?
Posted
Updated 4-Dec-12 4:49am
v2

1 solution

Self-hosted WCF is self-hosted: it absolutely does not require IIS or any other service. That's the beauty of it. It only requires .NET Framework (redistributable) version supporting WCF. Formally, the minimum was v.3.0, but it was a kind of "intermediate version", so a reasonable minimum is v.3.5. Naturally, on all sides involved in communication.

—SA
   

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)




CodeProject, 20 Bay Street, 11th Floor Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5J 2N8 +1 (416) 849-8900