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Image.Save Method (Stream, ImageFormat)

Saves this image to the specified stream in the specified format.

Namespace:  System.Drawing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public void Save(
	Stream stream,
	ImageFormat format
)

Parameters

stream
Type: System.IO.Stream

The Stream where the image will be saved.

format
Type: System.Drawing.Imaging.ImageFormat

An ImageFormat that specifies the format of the saved image.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

stream or format is null.

ExternalException

The image was saved with the wrong image format

You should avoid saving an image to the same stream that was used to construct it. Doing so might damage the stream.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0
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