wcf, and consume <list>

try to consume wcf List <string>, please review the attachment.
cvcc.txt
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Rikin ShahMicrosoft Dynamics CRM ConsultantCommented:
Hi,

The method GetStateList is not specified as [OperationContract] I think.

Follow this tutorial to modify whatever is missing in your wcf service code-
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/42643/Creating-and-Consuming-Your-First-WCF-Service

And this also-
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/576820/Basic-Step-by-Step-WCF-WebService
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solution1368Author Commented:
I don't add the operation contract there because I thought it will be easier for experts to understand what I am trying to do. For sure, the code is working and I tested it in WCF test client already. I just don't know how to consume it :-( in List.

Both url you mentioned, I already read long time ago. It does not help me to resolve this question.

Thanks
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Miguel OzSoftware EngineerCommented:
To get the list:
ServiceRef.ServiceClient sc = new ServiceRef.ServiceClient();
List<State> states =  sc.GetStateList();

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and you consume the states variable in your code

Regarding dropdown binding, typically you build a IEnumerable<SelectListItem> as per link below:
http://odetocode.com/Blogs/scott/archive/2010/01/18/drop-down-lists-and-asp-net-mvc.aspx

Keep in mind that for building the dropdown items Text = Value = item.stateName  , because you only have one property in your State object.
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solution1368Author Commented:
It is consumed in c# asp.net
Please show me the code
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