Information
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

BinaryWriter.Seek Method

Sets the position within the current stream.

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

'Declaration
Public Overridable Function Seek ( _
	offset As Integer, _
	origin As SeekOrigin _
) As Long

Parameters

offset
Type: System.Int32
A byte offset relative to origin.
origin
Type: System.IO.SeekOrigin
A field of SeekOrigin indicating the reference point from which the new position is to be obtained.

Return Value

Type: System.Int64
The position with the current stream.

ExceptionCondition
IOException

The file pointer was moved to an invalid location.

ArgumentException

The SeekOrigin value is invalid.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

Community Additions

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft