XmlTextReader Constructor (Stream)

Initializes a new instance of the XmlTextReader class with the specified stream.

Namespace:  System.Xml
Assembly:  System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)

public XmlTextReader(
	Stream input
)

Parameters

input
Type: System.IO.Stream

The stream containing the XML data to read.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

input is null.

NoteNote

Starting with the .NET Framework 2.0, we recommend that you create XmlReader instances by using the XmlReader.Create method to take advantage of new functionality.

The XmlTextReader decodes the stream using System.Text.Encoding.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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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