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I need to display the Geospatial properties of ArcGIS web-services (like service name, service type, description, copyright, etc.) which are available in the "ArcGIS Services Directory", in my C# application.

Any thoughts would be much appreciated.

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if you don't have any in memory reference to the Map, then use the ESRI REST API. it's easy enough in c# to setup a call to a url, and parse through the result JSON.

for example this url: http://sampleserver1.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/Specialty/ESRI_StateCityHighway_USA/MapServer

here's the help: http://sampleserver1.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/SDK/REST/index.html?mapserver.html

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Thanks a lot Anna –  Fred Jul 26 '12 at 14:25

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