HttpContent.ReadAsStringAsync Method ()

.NET Framework (current version)

Serialize the HTTP content to a string as an asynchronous operation.

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

public Task<string> ReadAsStringAsync()

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task<String>

The task object representing the asynchronous operation.

This operation will not block. The returned Task<TResult> object will complete after all of the content has been written as a string.

Once the operation completes, the Result property on the returned task object contains the string with the HTTP content.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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