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HttpClient.DeleteAsync Method (Uri)

Sends a DELETE request to the specified Uri as an asynchronous operation.

Namespace:  System.Net.Http
Assembly:  System.Net.Http (in System.Net.Http.dll)


Public Function DeleteAsync ( _
    requestUri As Uri _
) As Task(Of HttpResponseMessage)
Dim instance As HttpClient 
Dim requestUri As Uri 
Dim returnValue As Task(Of HttpResponseMessage)

returnValue = instance.DeleteAsync(requestUri)
public Task<HttpResponseMessage> DeleteAsync(
    Uri requestUri
Task<HttpResponseMessage^>^ DeleteAsync(
    Uri^ requestUri
member DeleteAsync : 
        requestUri:Uri -> Task<HttpResponseMessage> 
public function DeleteAsync(
    requestUri : Uri
) : Task<HttpResponseMessage>


  • requestUri
    Type: System.Uri
    The Uri the request is sent to.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task<HttpResponseMessage>
The task object representing the asynchronous operation.


This operation will not block. The returned task object will complete after the whole response (including content) is read.

For a complete example of using the HttpClient class, see Calling a Web API From a .NET Client

See Also


HttpClient Class

DeleteAsync Overload

System.Net.Http Namespace