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PipeDirection Enumeration

Specifies the direction of the pipe.

Namespace:  System.IO.Pipes
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

[SerializableAttribute]
public enum PipeDirection

Member nameDescription
InSpecifies that the pipe direction is in.
InOutSpecifies that the pipe direction is two-way.
OutSpecifies that the pipe direction is out.

Anonymous pipes must have a pipe direction of In or Out. A PipeDirection value of InOut is not supported by anonymous pipes because they are defined to be one-way only.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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