StrokeCollection.Save Method (Stream)

Saves the StrokeCollection to the specified Stream.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Ink
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public void Save(
	Stream stream


Type: System.IO.Stream

The Stream to which to save the StrokeCollection.

The Save method saves the StrokeCollection as Ink Serialized Format (ISF).

The following example demonstrates how to save a StrokeCollection to a file by using the Save(Stream, Boolean) method. This example assumes that there is an InkCanvas called inkCanvas1.

private void SaveStrokes_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
    FileStream fs = null;

        fs = new FileStream(inkFileName, FileMode.Create);
        if (fs != null)

.NET Framework

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

.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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