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FileStream.Finalize Method

Ensures that resources are freed and other cleanup operations are performed when the garbage collector reclaims the FileStream.

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

!FileStream ()
protected void finalize ()
protected override function Finalize ()
Not applicable.

The garbage collector calls Finalize when the current object is ready to be finalized. Finalize closes the FileStream.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0