When overridden in a descendant class, returns the data stream from the Internet resource.
abstract GetResponseStream : unit -> Stream
override 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.
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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
Portable Class Library
Supported in: Portable Class Library
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1
Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8