SaveFileDialog.OpenFile Method

Creates a read-write file stream for the filename selected by the user using SaveFileDialog.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public Stream OpenFile()

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A new Stream that contains the selected file.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

No files were selected in the dialog.

The file stream that is returned is opened with read-write access (Create and ReadWrite).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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