Information about the .svc (svc) file type

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .svc (svc) file type.

WCF web service definition file.

A .svc file is a text file, which contains the information required to allow a WCF service to run. The contents of the file indicate:

  1. The development language used to create the web service. This is typically C# or VB.
  2. The name of the service.
  3. Where the code for the service resides.

The following links provide further information related to the .svc file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .svc files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .svc. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.