HttpClient::GetAsync Method (String, CancellationToken)

Sends a GET request to the specified Uri with a cancellation token as an asynchronous operation.

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

Task<HttpResponseMessage^>^ GetAsync(
	String^ requestUri, 
	CancellationToken cancellationToken


Type: System::String
The Uri the request is sent to.
Type: System.Threading::CancellationToken
A cancellation token that can be used by other objects or threads to receive notice of cancellation.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks::Task<HttpResponseMessage>
The task object representing the asynchronous operation.

This operation will not block. The returned task object will complete after the whole response (including content) is read.

For a complete example of using the HttpClient class, see Calling a Web API From a .NET Client