RequestOptions.ConsistencyLevel RequestOptions.ConsistencyLevel RequestOptions.ConsistencyLevel Property

Definition

Gets or sets the consistency level required for the request in the Azure Cosmos DB service.

public Nullable<Microsoft.Azure.Documents.ConsistencyLevel> ConsistencyLevel { get; set; }
member this.ConsistencyLevel : Nullable<Microsoft.Azure.Documents.ConsistencyLevel> with get, set
Public Property ConsistencyLevel As Nullable(Of ConsistencyLevel)

Property Value

The consistency level required for the request.

Examples

This example uses RequestOptions to override the consistency level to Eventual for this single Read operation.


Document doc = client.ReadDocumentAsync(documentLink, new RequestOptions { ConsistencyLevel = ConsistencyLevel.Eventual });

Remarks

Azure Cosmos DB offers 5 different consistency levels. Strong, Bounded Staleness, Session, Consistent Prefix and Eventual - in order of strongest to weakest consistency. ConnectionPolicy

While this is set at a database account level, Azure Cosmos DB allows a developer to override the default consistency level for each individual request.

Applies to

See also