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I have result of web service function in a XML text file. It cane from the guy who setup service
I can't connect to the service yet til I get permissions, so simple "add service" in visual studio does nothing

I'd like to have the XML as .vb classes etc., write code on it an so on, just like you can when using "add reference "

Can I do anything like this from XML file only? So simulate connect to service whilst waiting for it ?
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by:rwallacej
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A better description might be how to "decode" to make a class with properties to match the XML
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Or how to put the XML soap text into a "presentable" format as objects/vb classes for processing
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example SOAP returned is as follows: note I have stripped this down, it mightn't be valid now

<soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
   <soapenv:Body>
      <ns1:blahBlah soapenv:encodingStyle="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/" xmlns:ns1="com.z">
         <abcd soapenc:arrayType="ns1:measValueWSVO[10]" xsi:type="soapenc:Array"
             xmlns:soapenc="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/">
            <abcd href="#id0"/>
            <abcd href="#id1"/>
            <abcd href="#id2"/>
            <abcd href="#id3"/>
            <abcd href="#id4"/>
            <abcd href="#id5"/>
            <abcd href="#id6"/>
            <abcd href="#id7"/>
            <abcd href="#id8"/>
            <abcd href="#id9"/>
         </abcd>
      </ns1:blahBlah>
      <multiRef id="id1" soapenc:root="0" soapenv:encodingStyle="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/"
        xsi:type="ns2:measValueWSVO" xmlns:soapenc="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/"
        xmlns:ns2="com.z">
         <charvalue xsi:type="soapenc:string" xsi:nil="true"/>
         <errorNumber xsi:type="soapenc:string"/>
         <errorText xsi:type="soapenc:string"/>
         <ddd xsi:type="soapenc:string">aaa</ddd>
         <zzz xsi:type="soapenc:string">1007</zzz>
         <eee xsi:type="soapenc:string">Attribution</eee>
         <mID xsi:type="soapenc:string">zzzddd</mID>
         <jjj xsi:type="soapenc:string">aaavvv</jjj>
         <measurementType xsi:type="soapenc:string">GGG</measurementType>
         <numericValue xsi:type="soapenc:string">18.020000</numericValue>
         <objectDescription xsi:type="soapenc:string">jjj FFF</objectDescription>
         <objectId xsi:type="soapenc:string">1007</objectId>
         <objectName xsi:type="soapenc:string">jjj FFF</objectName>
         <scenario xsi:type="soapenc:string">PROVISIONAL</scenario>
         <timestamp xsi:type="soapenc:string">13/01/2014 06:00</timestamp>
         <units xsi:type="soapenc:string">kSm3</units>
      </multiRef>
      <multiRef id="id8" soapenc:root="0" soapenv:encodingStyle="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/" xsi:type="ns3:measValueWSVO" xmlns:ns3="com.z" xmlns:soapenc="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/encoding/">
         <charvalue xsi:type="soapenc:string" xsi:nil="true"/>
         <errorNumber xsi:type="soapenc:string"/>
         <errorText xsi:type="soapenc:string"/>
         <ddd xsi:type="soapenc:string">KKKK</ddd>
         <zzz xsi:type="soapenc:string">1007</zzz>
         <eee xsi:type="soapenc:string">FFF IIIKKK PJKL Attributed </eee>
         <mID xsi:type="soapenc:string">FBPpNGL_ATT_M_GD</mID>
         <jjj xsi:type="soapenc:string">FBPpNGL,Att,M IOII</jjj>
         <measurementType xsi:type="soapenc:string">NGL_MASS</measurementType>
         <numericValue xsi:type="soapenc:string">4.381075</numericValue>
         <objectDescription xsi:type="soapenc:string">jjj FFF</objectDescription>
         <objectId xsi:type="soapenc:string">1007</objectId>
         <objectName xsi:type="soapenc:string">jjj FFF</objectName>
         <scenario xsi:type="soapenc:string">PROVISIONAL</scenario>
         <timestamp xsi:type="soapenc:string">13/01/2014 06:00</timestamp>
         <units xsi:type="soapenc:string">tonne</units>
      </multiRef>
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ok...I see
var bytes = Encoding.UTF8.GetBytes(theMessageString);
var reader = XmlDictionaryReader.CreateTextReader(bytes, XmlDictionaryReaderQuotas.Max);

what next, what do I do with the reader?
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ok try the below way.

create a wsdl file of your xml SOAP response, please refer the below link for further information.
Web Services Description Language Tool

keep the wsdl file in C:\inetpub\wwwroot  folder, so that it will be up and running.

add a Web reference to your project and locate the service by the name you provide to your file.

add directive of the service and ready to go.

hope this helps.
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