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HttpResponse.BinaryWrite Method

Writes a string of binary characters to the HTTP output stream.

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

public function BinaryWrite(
	buffer : byte[]


Type: System.Byte[]

The bytes to write to the output stream.

The following example reads a text file into a buffer and writes the buffer to the HTTP output stream.

var myFileStream : FileStream
var fileSize : long

myFileStream = new FileStream("sometext.txt", FileMode.Open)
fileSize = myFileStream.Length

var buffer : Byte[] = new Byte[int(fileSize)]
myFileStream.Read(buffer, 0, int(fileSize))

Response.Write("<b>File Contents: </b>")

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0