CloudPageBlob.DownloadToFileAsync Method (String, FileMode, CancellationToken)

Initiates an asynchronous operation to download the contents of a page blob to a file.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob
Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage (in Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.dll)


<DoesServiceRequestAttribute> _
Public Function DownloadToFileAsync ( _
    path As String, _
    mode As FileMode, _
    cancellationToken As CancellationToken _
) As Task
public Task DownloadToFileAsync (
    string path,
    FileMode mode,
    CancellationToken cancellationToken
virtual Task^ DownloadToFileAsync (
    String^ path, 
    FileMode mode, 
    CancellationToken cancellationToken
) sealed


  • path
    A string containing the path to the target file.
  • mode
    A FileMode enumeration value that determines how to open or create the file.
  • cancellationToken
    A CancellationToken to observe while waiting for a task to complete.

Return Value

A Task object that represents the asynchronous operation.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Development Platforms

Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

See Also


CloudPageBlob Class
CloudPageBlob Members
Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob Namespace