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PipeStream.InitializeHandle Method

Initializes a PipeStream object from the specified SafePipeHandle object.

Namespace:  System.IO.Pipes
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

protected void InitializeHandle(
	SafePipeHandle handle,
	bool isExposed,
	bool isAsync


Type: Microsoft.Win32.SafeHandles.SafePipeHandle

The SafePipeHandle object of the pipe to initialize.

Type: System.Boolean

true to expose the handle; otherwise, false.

Type: System.Boolean

true to indicate that the handle was opened asynchronously; otherwise, false.


A handle cannot be bound to the pipe.

If the pipe is in a connected state, this method also sets the IsConnected property to true.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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

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