Defines constants for read, write, or read/write access to a file.
This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
|Read access to the file. Data can be read from the file. Combine with Write for read/write access.|
|Read and write access to the file. Data can be written to and read from the file.|
|Write access to the file. Data can be written to the file. Combine with Read for read/write access.|
For an example of creating a file and writing text to a file, see How to: Write Text to a File. For an example of reading text from a file, see How to: Read Text from a File. For an example of reading from and writing to a binary file, see How to: Read and Write to a Newly Created Data File.