GZipStream.CanWrite Property

Gets a value indicating whether the stream supports writing.

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

public override bool CanWrite { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the CompressionMode value is Compress, and the underlying stream supports writing and is not closed; otherwise, false.

Notes to Inheritors

When you inherit from GZipStream, you must override the following members: CanSeek, CanWrite, and CanRead.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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