Stream.Synchronized Method

Creates a thread-safe (synchronized) wrapper around the specified Stream object.

Namespace:  System.IO
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

[HostProtectionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, Synchronization = true)]
public static Stream Synchronized(
	Stream stream
)

Parameters

stream
Type: System.IO.Stream

The Stream object to synchronize.

Return Value

Type: System.IO.Stream
A thread-safe Stream object.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

stream is null.

NoteNote:

The HostProtectionAttribute attribute applied to this type or member has the following Resources property value: Synchronization. The HostProtectionAttribute does not affect desktop applications (which are typically started by double-clicking an icon, typing a command, or entering a URL in a browser). For more information, see the HostProtectionAttribute class or SQL Server Programming and Host Protection Attributes.

This method returns a class that wraps the specified Stream object and restricts access to it from multiple threads. All access to the Stream object will be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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