XmlResolver.GetEntityAsync Method (Uri, String, Type)

.NET Framework (current version)

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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


Type: System.Uri

The URI returned from ResolveUri.

Type: System.String

Currently not used.

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
Available since 4.5
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