CloudBlockBlob.DownloadText(Encoding, AccessCondition, BlobRequestOptions, OperationContext) CloudBlockBlob.DownloadText(Encoding, AccessCondition, BlobRequestOptions, OperationContext) Method

Definition

Downloads the blob's contents as a string.

[Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.DoesServiceRequest]
public virtual string DownloadText (System.Text.Encoding encoding = null, Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.AccessCondition accessCondition = null, Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob.BlobRequestOptions options = null, Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.OperationContext operationContext = null);
abstract member DownloadText : System.Text.Encoding * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.AccessCondition * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob.BlobRequestOptions * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.OperationContext -> string
override this.DownloadText : System.Text.Encoding * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.AccessCondition * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob.BlobRequestOptions * Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.OperationContext -> string

Parameters

encoding
Encoding Encoding

An object that indicates the text encoding to use.

accessCondition
AccessCondition AccessCondition

An AccessCondition object that represents the condition that must be met in order for the request to proceed.

options
BlobRequestOptions BlobRequestOptions

A BlobRequestOptions object that specifies additional options for the request. If null, default options are applied to the request.

operationContext
OperationContext OperationContext

An OperationContext object that represents the context for the current operation.

Returns

The contents of the blob, as a string.

Applies to