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Counting Number of Lines Using Stream

Posted By:Ravi Ranjan Kumar       Posted Date: June 29, 2011    Points: 40    Category: File Operation    URL: http://www.dotnetspark.com  

This Code Snippets enable you to learn how to Count Total Numbers of Lines using Stream in C#

Import IO namespace to access it class in program

using System.IO;
after that you can use given function to get total number of lines 

public static int CountLine(string fname)
            int count = 0;
            using (StreamReader sr = File.OpenText(fname))
                while (sr.ReadLine() != null)
            return count;
this function will take filename as a parameter and return total number of line of file as output 

How to use this function

 its very simple to use this function! take a look how to use 

int i = CountLine(@"YourFileNamepath");

Countline function gives total number to i so after that i will responsible to hold total number of file. 


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