GetServiceDefinition Method (ServiceInfoSections, DateTime)

Gets information about the HealthVault service corresponding to the specified categories if the requested information has been updated since the specified update time.

Namespace: Microsoft.Health
Assembly: Microsoft.Health (in Microsoft.Health.dll) Version: (1.15.1003.9505)

public ServiceInfo GetServiceDefinition(
	ServiceInfoSections responseSections,
	DateTime lastUpdatedTime


Type: Microsoft.Health..::..ServiceInfoSections
The categories of information to be populated in the ServiceInfo instance, represented as the result of XOR'ing the desired categories.
Type: System..::..DateTime
The time of the last update to an existing cached copy of ServiceInfo.

Return Value

If there were updates to the service information since the specified lastUpdatedTime, a ServiceInfo instance that contains some or all of the service version, SDK assemblies versions and URLs, method information, and so on, depending on which information categories were specified. Otherwise, if there were no updates, returns null.

Gets the latest information about the HealthVault service, if there were updates since the specified lastUpdatedTime. If there were no updates the method returns null. Depending on the specified responseSections, this will include some or all of:
- The version of the service.
- The SDK assembly URLs.
- The SDK assembly versions.
- The SDK documentation URL.
- The URL to the HealthVault Shell.
- The schema definition for the HealthVault method's request and response.
- The common schema definitions for types that the HealthVault methods use.
- Information about all available HealthVault instances.
Retrieving only the sections you need will give a faster response time than downloading the full response.

Microsoft.Health..::..HealthServiceException The HealthVault service returned an error.
System..::..UriFormatException One or more URL strings returned by HealthVault is invalid.