AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Downloads the objects in Amazon S3 that have a key that starts with the value specified by the S3Directory property of the passed in TransferUtilityDownloadDirectoryRequest object.


This is an asynchronous operation using the standard naming convention for .NET 4.5 or higher. For .NET 3.5 the operation is implemented as a pair of methods using the standard naming convention of BeginDownloadDirectory and EndDownloadDirectory.

Namespace: Amazon.S3.Transfer
Assembly: AWSSDK.S3.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual Task DownloadDirectoryAsync(
         TransferUtilityDownloadDirectoryRequest request,
         CancellationToken cancellationToken
Type: Amazon.S3.Transfer.TransferUtilityDownloadDirectoryRequest

Contains all the parameters required to download objects from Amazon S3 into a local directory.

Type: System.Threading.CancellationToken

A cancellation token that can be used by other objects or threads to receive notice of cancellation.

Return Value
Type: Task
The task object representing the asynchronous operation.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5