Seek Method

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Sets the current position of this stream to the given value.

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

public override long Seek(
	long offset,
	SeekOrigin origin
)

Parameters

offset
Type: System..::..Int64
The point relative to origin from which to begin seeking.
origin
Type: System.IO..::..SeekOrigin
Specifies the beginning, the end, or the current position as a reference point for origin, using a value of type SeekOrigin.

Return Value

Type: System..::..Int64
The new position in the stream.

NoteNote

Use the FileStream..::..CanSeek property to determine whether the current instance supports seeking. For additional information, see Stream..::..CanSeek.

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