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HttpContentExtensions.ReadAsAsync<T> Method (HttpContent, CancellationToken)

Returns a Task that will yield an object of the specified type from the content instance.

Namespace:  System.Net.Http
Assembly:  System.Net.Http.Formatting (in System.Net.Http.Formatting.dll)

public static Task<T> ReadAsAsync<T>(
	this HttpContent content,
	CancellationToken cancellationToken
)

Type Parameters

T

The type of the object to read.

Parameters

content
Type: HttpContent
The HttpContent instance from which to read.
cancellationToken
Type: System.Threading.CancellationToken
The token to cancel the operation.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task<T>
An object instance of the specified type.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type HttpContent. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vstudio/bb384936 or http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/vstudio/bb383977.
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