Application.GetResourceStream Method

Returns a resource stream for a resource data file that is located at the specified Uri (see WPF Application Resource, Content, and Data Files).

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public static StreamResourceInfo GetResourceStream(
	Uri uriResource
)

Parameters

uriResource
Type: System.Uri

The Uri that maps to an embedded resource.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Resources.StreamResourceInfo
A StreamResourceInfo that contains a resource stream for resource data file that is located at the specified Uri.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is null.

ArgumentException

The OriginalString property of the Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is null.

ArgumentException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream is either not relative, or is absolute but not in the pack://application:,,,/ form.

IOException

The Uri that is passed to GetResourceStream cannot be found.

This method is not thread safe.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 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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