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Application.GetResourceStream Method

Updated: January 2010

Returns a resource stream for a resource data file that is located at the specified Uri (see Windows Presentation Foundation Application Resource, Content, and Data Files).

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static StreamResourceInfo GetResourceStream(
	Uri uriResource
)
You cannot use methods in XAML.

Parameters

uriResource
Type: System.Uri

The Uri that maps to an embedded resource.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Resources.StreamResourceInfo
A StreamResourceInfo that contains a resource stream for resource data file that is located at the specified Uri.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is null.

ArgumentException

The OriginalString property of the Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is null.

ArgumentException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is either not relative, or is absolute but not in the pack://application:,,,/ form.

IOException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream cannot be found.

This method is not thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

Date

History

Reason

January 2010

Added information about when IOException is raised.

Customer feedback.

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