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Unable to call WCF Service (svc) from .NET Windows Service

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 26, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WCF


 I have an odd problem. I created a windows service and in it I created a reference to my wcf service which is hosted in IIS. I generated the proxyclient for async operations.

When I tried calling it in my development machine it didnt throw any error but it also didnt invoke the wcf service. After a lot of permutations I changed the user account of the windows service to "Network Service" instead of "Local System" and it started working.


Now i have deployed the same to Windows 2003 server. I have again landed up with the same issue. I did change it to Network account but no use. I am not too sure whats the problem as no errors are being thrown nor is it showing any errors in debug mode.

Any thoughts on this pls?

Thanks & Regards



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