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.NET Framework Class Library
BinaryWriterIDisposableDispose Method

Performs application-defined tasks associated with freeing, releasing, or resetting unmanaged resources.

Namespace:   System.IO
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Private Sub Dispose Implements [%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_0%].[%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_1%]
void [%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_0%].[%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_1%]()
virtual void Dispose() sealed = [%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_0%]::[%$TOPIC/bb355366_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_1%]
private abstract Dispose : unit -> unit  
private override Dispose : unit -> unit



This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the BinaryWriter instance is cast to an IDisposable interface.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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