File To Object Function

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   public static object FileToObject(string _FileName)
        {
            try
            {
                // Open file for reading
                System.IO.FileStream _FileStream = new System.IO.FileStream(_FileName, System.IO.FileMode.Open, System.IO.FileAccess.Read);

                // attach filestream to binary reader
                System.IO.BinaryReader _BinaryReader = new System.IO.BinaryReader(_FileStream);

                // get total byte length of the file
                long _TotalBytes = new System.IO.FileInfo(_FileName).Length;

                // read entire file into buffer
                byte[] _ByteArray = _BinaryReader.ReadBytes((Int32)_TotalBytes);

                // close file reader and do some cleanup
                _FileStream.Close();
                _FileStream.Dispose();
                _FileStream = null;
                _BinaryReader.Close();

                // convert byte array to memory stream
                System.IO.MemoryStream _MemoryStream = new System.IO.MemoryStream(_ByteArray);

                // create new BinaryFormatter
                System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Binary.BinaryFormatter _BinaryFormatter
                            = new System.Runtime.Serialization.Formatters.Binary.BinaryFormatter();

                // set memory stream position to starting point
                _MemoryStream.Position = 0;

                // Deserializes a stream into an object graph and return as a object.
                return _BinaryFormatter.Deserialize(_MemoryStream);
            }
            catch (Exception _Exception)
            {
                // Error
                Console.WriteLine("Exception caught in process: {0}", _Exception.ToString());
            }

            // Error occured, return null
            return null;
        }

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