XmlResolver.GetEntityAsync Method

.NET Framework 4.5

Asynchronously maps a URI to an object that contains the actual resource.

Namespace:  System.Xml
Assembly:  System.Xml (in System.Xml.dll)

public virtual Task<Object> GetEntityAsync(
	Uri absoluteUri,
	string role,
	Type ofObjectToReturn
)

Parameters

absoluteUri
Type: System.Uri

The URI returned from ResolveUri.

role
Type: System.String

Currently not used.

ofObjectToReturn
Type: System.Type

The type of object to return. The current version only returns Stream objects.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task<Object>
A stream object or null if a type other than stream is specified.

This is the asynchronous version of GetEntity, with the same functionality. To use this method, you must set the Async flag to true.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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