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Begins an asynchronous download operation.
Assembly: Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager.dll)
- Type: Microsoft.VisualStudio.ExtensionManager.IRepositoryEntry
The IRepositoryEntry that corresponds to the extension to be downloaded.
Return ValueType: System.Guid
A GUID that identifies the download operation.
Although this API supports the Extension Manager infrastructure, we recommend that you do not use it because it is subject to change.
The GUID that is returned by this method is used by the DownloadAsyncCancel method.
- Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.