Stream.CopyTo Method (Stream, Int32)

 

Reads the bytes from the current stream and writes them to another stream, using a specified buffer size.

Namespace:   System.IO
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

member CopyTo : 
        destination:Stream *
        bufferSize:int -> unit

Parameters

destination
Type: System.IO.Stream

The stream to which the contents of the current stream will be copied.

bufferSize
Type: System.Int32

The size of the buffer. This value must be greater than zero. The default size is 81920.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

destination is null.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

bufferSize is negative or zero.

NotSupportedException

The current stream does not support reading.

-or-

destination does not support writing.

ObjectDisposedException

Either the current stream or destination were closed before the CopyTo method was called.

IOException

An I/O error occurred.

Copying begins at the current position in the current stream, and does not reset the position of the destination stream after the copy operation is complete.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 4.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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