PipeStream.ReadMode Property

 
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Gets or sets the reading mode for a PipeStream object.

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

public virtual PipeTransmissionMode ReadMode {
	[SecurityCriticalAttribute]
	get;
	[SecurityCriticalAttribute]
	set;
}

Property Value

Type: System.IO.Pipes.PipeTransmissionMode

One of the PipeTransmissionMode values that indicates how the PipeStream object reads from the pipe.

Exception Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The supplied value is not a valid PipeTransmissionMode value.

NotSupportedException

The supplied value is not a supported PipeTransmissionMode value for this pipe stream.

InvalidOperationException

The handle has not been set.

-or-

The pipe is waiting to connect with a named client.

IOException

The pipe is broken or an I/O error occurred with a named client.

Anonymous pipes do not support Message mode message transmission.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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