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How to open WCF Test Client?

Updated:  07/23/2014 08:07 AM
Author:  Shiju Mathews

Status:    Resolved.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) Test Client (WcfTestClient.exe) is a GUI tool that enables users to input test parameters, submit that input to the service, and view the response that the service sends back. It provides a seamless service testing experience when combined with WCF Service Host.

This application is located on C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio [version]\Common7\IDE

That is
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 12.0\Common7\IDE
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 11.0\Common7\IDE

Navigate to this folder and double click on the application.

Go to Start >> All programs >> Microsoft Visual Studio [Version]
>> Visual Studio Tools >> Developer Command Prompt for VS2013
Type WcfTestClient.exe
Press enter.
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Updated on: October 2023