HttpContent.SerializeToStreamAsync Method (Stream, TransportContext)

.NET Framework (current version)

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

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

protected abstract Task SerializeToStreamAsync(
	Stream stream,
	TransportContext context


Type: System.IO.Stream

The target stream.

Type: System.Net.TransportContext

Information about the transport (channel binding token, for example). This parameter may be null.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task

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 serialized to the stream object passed in the stream parameter.

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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