DataServiceContext.GetReadStreamUri Method (Object)


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Gets the URI that is used to return binary property data as a data stream.

Namespace:   System.Data.Services.Client
Assembly:  System.Data.Services.Client (in System.Data.Services.Client.dll)

public Uri GetReadStreamUri(
	object entity


Type: System.Object

The entity that has the binary property to retrieve.

Return Value

Type: System.Uri

The read URI of the binary data stream.

Exception Condition

If the entity specified is null.


The entity is not tracked by this DataServiceContext.

When the specified entity is a Media Link Entry, the GetReadStreamUri method returns a URI that is used to access the content of the Media Resource.

This URI is only used to in a GET request to read the content of a Media Resource. It may not respond to POST, PUT, or DELETE requests.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Available since 4.0
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