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DownloadOperation.Pause | pause method

Pauses a download operation.

Syntax


downloadOperation.pause();

public void Pause()

Public Sub Pause()

public:
void Pause()

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Remarks

Calling this method will abort the HTTP request but preserve state for the download and the partially downloaded response. This method will fail when called for operations that haven't been started yet, are already paused, or use POST requests.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Networking.BackgroundTransfer
Windows::Networking::BackgroundTransfer [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Networking.BackgroundTransfer
Windows::Networking::BackgroundTransfer [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Quickstart: Download a file
Background Transfer Download sample
DownloadOperation