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FileStream.Name Property

Gets the name of the FileStream that was passed to the constructor.

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

Public ReadOnly Property Name As String

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that is the name of the FileStream.

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I/O Tasks.

This code example is part of a larger example provided for the FileStream(String, FileMode, FileAccess, FileShare, Int32, Boolean) constructor.

Private Shared Sub EndReadCallback(asyncResult As IAsyncResult)
     Dim tempState As State = _
         DirectCast(asyncResult.AsyncState, State)
     Dim readCount As Integer = _

     Dim i As Integer = 0
     While(i < readCount)
         If(tempState.ReadArray(i) <> tempState.WriteArray(i))
             Console.WriteLine("Error writing data.")
         End If
         i += 1
     End While

     Console.WriteLine("The data was written to {0} and " & _
         "verified.", tempState.FStream.Name)

     ' Signal the main thread that the verification is finished.
 End Sub

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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