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Reads characters from the underlying stream and advances the current position of the stream in accordance with the Encoding used and the specific character being read from the stream.
public virtual int Read()
Type: System.Int32The next character from the input stream, or -1 if no characters are currently available.
BinaryReader does not restore the file position after an unsuccessful read.
Windows Phone OS
Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0