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Hello developer community.

I need someones assistance on a WCF service exception coming back from my server.

The message "..cannot be used for communication because it is in the Faulted state".

Is this be because I am throwing back a new FaultException() in all of my catches?

Is there a better way to get a simple, clean expcetion back from a WCF service.

FYI - In the WCF service I am writting the stack track and more details to the Event Viewer on the server where the service is running...so I only need a simple message back from WCF.

Any help would be appreciaated! Thanks all!
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Ranjan.D 21-Oct-13 19:41pm    
There are several reasons WCF communication cannot be done because its in Faulted State. Enclose your code in try-catch block and do a single step debug. Let us know there's any fault in your service.

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RonnieDean77 24-Oct-13 12:56pm    
Interestingly, I am already doing this. And, this only happens for a single call to an Oracle procdeure. I don't get this fault expcetion on other Oracle procedures and can even run the Oracle procedure from RapidSql (yuk!) and it runs fine. I was concerned that the Fault exception was not truely sending me "real" information about the fault....thus my question about fault exceptions. Sorry, i should have added the Oracle comments earlier.

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