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TextWriter.Synchronized Method

Creates a thread-safe wrapper around the specified TextWriter.

[Visual Basic]
Public Shared Function Synchronized( _
   ByVal writer As TextWriter _
) As TextWriter
[C#]
public static TextWriter Synchronized(
 TextWriter writer
);
[C++]
public: static TextWriter* Synchronized(
 TextWriter* writer
);
[JScript]
public static function Synchronized(
   writer : TextWriter
) : TextWriter;

Parameters

writer
The TextWriter to synchronize.

Return Value

A thread-safe wrapper.

Exceptions

Exception Type Condition
ArgumentNullException writer is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Remarks

All writes to the returned wrapper will be thread safe.

The following table lists examples of other typical or related I/O tasks.

To do this... See the example in this topic...
Create a text file. Writing Text to a File
Write to a text file. Writing Text to a File
Read from a text file. Reading Text from a File
Append text to a file. Opening and Appending to a Log File

File.AppendText

FileInfo.AppendText

Get the size of a file. FileInfo.Length
Get the attributes of a file. File.GetAttributes
Set the attributes of a file. File.SetAttributes
Determine if a file exists. File.Exists
Read from a binary file. Reading and Writing to a Newly Created Data File
Write to a binary file. Reading and Writing to a Newly Created Data File

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework, Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) Standard

See Also

TextWriter Class | TextWriter Members | System.IO Namespace | Working with I/O | Reading Text from a File | Writing Text to a File

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