IInternalConfigHost.OpenStreamForWrite Method (String, String, Object)

Opens a Stream object for writing to a configuration file or for writing to a temporary file used to build a configuration file. Allows a Stream object to be designated as a template for copying file attributes.

Namespace:  System.Configuration.Internal
Assembly:  System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)

Stream OpenStreamForWrite(
	string streamName,
	string templateStreamName,
	ref Object writeContext


Type: System.String

A string representing the name of the Stream object performing I/O tasks on the configuration file.

Type: System.String

The name of a Stream object from which file attributes are to be copied as a template.

Type: System.Object

The write context of the Stream object.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A Stream object.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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