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BinaryWriter Constructor (Stream, Encoding)

 

Initializes a new instance of the BinaryWriter class based on the specified stream and character encoding.

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

public BinaryWriter(
	Stream output,
	Encoding encoding
)

Parameters

output
Type: System.IO.Stream

The output stream.

encoding
Type: System.Text.Encoding

The character encoding to use.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The stream does not support writing or is already closed.

ArgumentNullException

output or encoding is null.

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I/O Tasks.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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