TextReader.Read Method ()

Reads the next character from the input stream and advances the character position by one character.

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

public virtual int Read ()
public int Read ()
public function Read () : int
Not applicable.

Return Value

The next character from the input stream, or -1 if no more characters are available. The default implementation returns -1.

Exception typeCondition

ObjectDisposedException

The TextReader is closed.

IOException

An I/O error occurs.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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