Bitmap Constructor (Stream)
Initializes a new instance of the Bitmap class from the specified data stream.
Assembly: System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)
stream does not contain image data or is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
stream contains a PNG image file with a single dimension greater than 65,535 pixels.
The following code example demonstrates how to load a bitmap from a stream.
This example is designed to be used with Windows Forms. Create a form that contains a PictureBox named PictureBox1. Paste the code into the form and call the InitializeStreamBitmap method from the form's constructor or Load event-handling method.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.