HttpMessageInvoker.SendAsync(HttpRequestMessage, CancellationToken) Method

Definition

Send an HTTP request as an asynchronous operation.

public:
 virtual System::Threading::Tasks::Task<System::Net::Http::HttpResponseMessage ^> ^ SendAsync(System::Net::Http::HttpRequestMessage ^ request, System::Threading::CancellationToken cancellationToken);
public virtual System.Threading.Tasks.Task<System.Net.Http.HttpResponseMessage> SendAsync (System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage request, System.Threading.CancellationToken cancellationToken);
abstract member SendAsync : System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage * System.Threading.CancellationToken -> System.Threading.Tasks.Task<System.Net.Http.HttpResponseMessage>
override this.SendAsync : System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage * System.Threading.CancellationToken -> System.Threading.Tasks.Task<System.Net.Http.HttpResponseMessage>

Parameters

request
HttpRequestMessage

The HTTP request message to send.

cancellationToken
CancellationToken

The cancellation token to cancel operation.

Returns

The task object representing the asynchronous operation.

Exceptions

The request was null.

Remarks

This operation will not block. The returned Task<TResult> object will complete once the entire response including content is read.

Most applications that are connecting to a web site will use one of the SendAsync methods on the HttpClient class.

Applies to