Advantage of WebAPI over WCF.

Posted by Qyam under ASP.NET Web API on 7/12/2017 | Points: 10 | Views : 191 | Status : [Member] | Replies : 1
Hi

please advice when should i use web API. I mostly used WCF only and i didn't see any great advantage of webApi over WCF.




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Posted by: A2H on: 7/12/2017 [Member] [MVP] Silver | Points: 25

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WebAPI will provide REST support by default. WCF also have Rest option however we need to make some configuration changes inorder to make it work.

You can also take a look at this forum post which discuss the same question
http://www.dotnetfunda.com/forums/show/20903/what-is-the-difference-among-wcf-wcf-restful-and-web-api


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