.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5
When overridden in a descendant class, returns the data stream from the Internet resource.
(in System.Net.Requests.dll) System
abstract GetResponseStream : unit -> Stream
Type: System.IO.StreamAn instance of the Stream class for reading data from the Internet resource.
Any attempt is made to access the method, when the method is not overridden in a descendant class.
The GetResponseStream method returns the data stream from the Internet resource.
The response stream must be closed to avoid running out of system resources. The response stream can be closed by calling Stream.Close or Close
The following example uses GetResponseStream to return a StreamReader instance. A small local buffer is used to read data from the StreamReader and output it to the console.
No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.
Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
.NET for Windows Phone apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
Portable Class Library
Supported in: Portable Class Library