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MemoryStream.CanWrite Property


Gets a value indicating whether the current stream supports writing.

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

public override bool CanWrite { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the stream supports writing; otherwise, false.

If a class derived from Stream does not support writing, a call to SetLength, Write, or WriteByte throws a NotSupportedException.

If the stream is closed, this property returns false.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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