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.

FileIO.WriteTextAsync(IStorageFile, String, UnicodeEncoding) | writeTextAsync(IStorageFile, String, UnicodeEncoding) method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Writes text to the specified file using the specified character encoding.

Syntax


Windows.Storage.FileIO.writeTextAsync(file, contents, encoding).done( /* Your success and error handlers */ );

Parameters

file

Type: IStorageFile

The file that the text is written to.

contents

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

The text to write.

encoding

Type: UnicodeEncoding

The character encoding of the file.

Return value

Type: IAsyncAction

No object or value is returned when this method completes.

Remarks

This method attempts to automatically detect the encoding of a file based on the presence of byte order marks. If an encoding cannot be detected, the encoding specified by the caller is used.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Storage
Windows::Storage [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

FileIO
WriteTextAsync(IStorageFile, String)

 

 

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft