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PipeOptions Enumeration

Provides options for creating a PipeStream object. This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

[SerializableAttribute]
[FlagsAttribute]
public enum PipeOptions

Member nameDescription
NoneIndicates that there are no additional parameters.
WriteThroughIndicates that the system should write through any intermediate cache and go directly to the pipe.
AsynchronousIndicates that the pipe can be used for asynchronous reading and writing.

Use the PipeOptions enumeration to specify advanced pipe options.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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