FileInfo.CreateText Method

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Creates a StreamWriter that writes a new text file.

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

Syntax

Public Function CreateText As StreamWriter
public StreamWriter CreateText()

Return Value

Type: System.IO..::.StreamWriter
A new StreamWriter.

Exceptions

Exception Condition
UnauthorizedAccessException

The file name is a directory.

IOException

The disk is read-only.

SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permission.

Remarks

Version Notes

Windows Phone

This member has a SecurityCriticalAttribute attribute. This attribute restricts this member to internal use. Application code that uses this member throws a MethodAccessException.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Platforms

Windows Phone

See Also

Reference

FileInfo Class

System.IO Namespace