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BinaryReader.Read7BitEncodedInt Method

Reads in a 32-bit integer in compressed format.

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

protected internal int Read7BitEncodedInt ()
protected int Read7BitEncodedInt ()
protected internal function Read7BitEncodedInt () : int
Not applicable.

Return Value

A 32-bit integer in compressed format.

Exception typeCondition

EndOfStreamException

The end of the stream is reached.

ObjectDisposedException

The stream is closed.

IOException

An I/O error occurs.

FormatException

The stream is corrupted.

BinaryReader does not restore the file position after an unsuccessful read.

If the integer will fit in seven bits, the integer takes only one byte of space. The integer is expected to have been written through BinaryWriter.Write7BitEncodedInt.

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I/O Tasks.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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