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Console.Write Method (Char[], Int32, Int32)

Writes the specified subarray of Unicode characters to the standard output stream.

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

Public Shared Sub Write ( _
	buffer As Char(), _
	index As Integer, _
	count As Integer _
Dim buffer As Char()
Dim index As Integer
Dim count As Integer

Console.Write(buffer, index, count)
public static void Write (
	char[] buffer, 
	int index, 
	int count
public static function Write (
	buffer : char[], 
	index : int, 
	count : int



An array of Unicode characters.


The starting position in buffer.


The number of characters to write.

Exception typeCondition


buffer is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


index or count is less than zero.


index plus count specify a position that is not within buffer.


An I/O error occurred.

This method writes count characters starting at position index of buffer to the standard output stream.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0