BinaryReader.ReadByte Method ()

 

Reads the next byte from the current stream and advances the current position of the stream by one byte.

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

abstract ReadByte : unit -> byte
override ReadByte : unit -> byte

Return Value

Type: System.Byte

The next byte read from the current stream.

Exception Condition
EndOfStreamException

The end of the stream is reached.

ObjectDisposedException

The stream is closed.

IOException

An I/O error occurs.

BinaryReader does not restore the file position after an unsuccessful read.

Because of data formatting conflicts, using this method with the following encodings is not recommended:

  • UTF-7

  • ISO-2022-JP

  • ISCII

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I-O Tasks.

The following code example shows how to write binary data using memory as a backing store, and then verify that the data was written correctly.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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