Stream Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the Stream class.

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

protected Stream()

Stream is the abstract base class of all streams.

Some of the more commonly used streams that inherit from Stream are FileStream, and MemoryStream.

.NET Framework

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

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

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
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