StreamReader Methods

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The StreamReader type exposes the following members.

  Name Description
Public method Close Closes the StreamReader object and the underlying stream, and releases any system resources associated with the reader. (Overrides TextReader..::..Close()()()().)
Public method Dispose()()()() Releases all resources used by the TextReader object. (Inherited from TextReader.)
Protected method Dispose(Boolean) Closes the underlying stream, releases the unmanaged resources used by the StreamReader, and optionally releases the managed resources. (Overrides TextReader..::..Dispose(Boolean).)
Public method Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method Peek Returns the next available character but does not consume it. (Overrides TextReader..::..Peek()()()().)
Public method Read()()()() Reads the next character from the input stream and advances the character position by one character. (Overrides TextReader..::..Read()()()().)
Public method Read(array<Char>[]()[][], Int32, Int32) Reads a specified maximum of characters from the current stream into a buffer, beginning at the specified index. (Overrides TextReader..::..Read(array<Char>[]()[][], Int32, Int32).)
Public method ReadBlock Reads a specified maximum number of characters from the current text reader and writes the data to a buffer, beginning at the specified index. (Inherited from TextReader.)
Public method ReadLine Reads a line of characters from the current stream and returns the data as a string. (Overrides TextReader..::..ReadLine()()()().)
Public method ReadToEnd Reads all characters from the current position to the end of the stream. (Overrides TextReader..::..ReadToEnd()()()().)
Public method ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)