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SerialData Enumeration

Specifies the type of character that was received on the serial port of the SerialPort object.

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

public enum SerialData

Member nameDescription
CharsA character was received and placed in the input buffer.
EofThe end of file character was received and placed in the input buffer.

This enumeration is used with the DataReceived event. You examine the type of character that was received by retrieving the value of the EventType property of the SerialDataReceivedEventArgs class. The EventType property contains one of the values from the SerialData enumeration.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.
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