Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
/** @property */ public long get_Position () /** @property */ public void set_Position (long value)
public override function get Position () : long public override function set Position (value : long)
Property ValueThe position within the current stream.
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The get accessor invokes Seek to obtain the current position within the underlying stream and then adjusts this value according to the current position within the buffer.
The set accessor copies any data previously written to the buffer to the underlying stream, and then invokes Seek.
Seeking to any location beyond the length of the stream is supported.
Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter EditionThe Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.