BinaryReader Constructor (Stream, Encoding, Boolean)
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BinaryReader Constructor (Stream, Encoding, Boolean)

.NET Framework (current version)
 

Initializes a new instance of the BinaryReader class based on the specified stream and character encoding, and optionally leaves the stream open.

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

public BinaryReader(
	Stream input,
	Encoding encoding,
	bool leaveOpen
)

Parameters

input
Type: System.IO.Stream

The input stream.

encoding
Type: System.Text.Encoding

The character encoding to use.

leaveOpen
Type: System.Boolean

true to leave the stream open after the BinaryReader object is disposed; otherwise, false.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The stream does not support reading, is null, or is already closed.

ArgumentNullException

encoding or input is null.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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