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Cannot get past max message sixe limit-- {"The remote server returned an unexpected response: (400)

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WCF


I keep getting a HTTP 400 exception whenver I try to send a large message.

My service contains a messageContract that consists of 3 int32s and 1 stream (Regular stream, not memorystream or any other derrivative of stream)

When I send a messageContract that has the 3 ints and 48837 bytes on the stream, the sending and recieving work. When I set it to 48838 bytes, however, I get the following error:

 System.ServiceModel.ProtocolException was caught
  Message=The remote server returned an unexpected response: (400) Bad Request.
    Server stack trace:
       at System.ServiceModel.Channels.HttpChannelUtilities.ValidateRequestReplyResponse(HttpWebRequest request, HttpWebResponse response, HttpChannelFactory factory, WebException responseException, ChannelBinding channelBinding)
       at System.ServiceModel.Channels.HttpChannelFactory.HttpRequestChannel.HttpChannelRequest.WaitForReply(TimeSpan timeout)
       at System.ServiceModel.Channels.RequestChannel.Request(Message message, TimeSpan timeout)
       at System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.RequestChannelBinder.Request(Message message, TimeSpan timeout)

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