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BinaryReader Constructor (Stream)

Initializes a new instance of the BinaryReader class based on the supplied stream and using UTF8Encoding.

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

'Declaration
Public Sub New ( _
	input As Stream _
)

Parameters

input
Type: System.IO.Stream
The input stream.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The stream is Nothing.

ArgumentException

The stream does not support reading, or the stream is already closed.

The stream is closed when the BinaryReader object is disposed.

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.

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