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AlternateView Constructor (Stream, ContentType)

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Initializes a new instance of AlternateView with the specified Stream and ContentType.

Namespace: System.Net.Mail
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public AlternateView (
	Stream contentStream,
	ContentType contentType
public AlternateView (
	Stream contentStream, 
	ContentType contentType
public function AlternateView (
	contentStream : Stream, 
	contentType : ContentType



A stream that contains the content for this attachment.


The type of the content.

Exception typeCondition


contentStream is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


contentType is not a valid value.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0