TokenCredential.GetTokenAsync(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken) Method

Definition

Gets an AccessToken for the specified set of scopes.

public abstract System.Threading.Tasks.ValueTask<Azure.Core.AccessToken> GetTokenAsync (Azure.Core.TokenRequestContext requestContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken cancellationToken);
abstract member GetTokenAsync : Azure.Core.TokenRequestContext * System.Threading.CancellationToken -> System.Threading.Tasks.ValueTask<Azure.Core.AccessToken>
Public MustOverride Function GetTokenAsync (requestContext As TokenRequestContext, cancellationToken As CancellationToken) As ValueTask(Of AccessToken)

Parameters

requestContext
TokenRequestContext

The TokenRequestContext with authentication information.

cancellationToken
CancellationToken

The CancellationToken to use.

Returns

ValueTask<AccessToken>

A valid AccessToken.

Remarks

Caching and management of the lifespan for the AccessToken is considered the responsibility of the caller: each call should request a fresh token being requested.

Applies to