Image::FromStream Method (Stream^)

 

Creates an Image from the specified data stream.

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

public:
static Image^ FromStream(
	Stream^ stream
)

Parameters

stream
Type: System.IO::Stream^

A Stream that contains the data for this Image.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing::Image^

The Image this method creates.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The stream does not have a valid image format

-or-

stream is null.

You must keep the stream open for the lifetime of the Image.

The stream is reset to zero if this method is called successively with the same stream.

System_CAPS_noteNote

The Image class does not support alpha transparency in bitmaps. To enable alpha transparency, use PNG images with 32 bits per pixel.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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