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will there be async/await support for the async-methods? (Your Task implementation isn't awaitable)

asked Dec 28 '15 at 10:19

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Stefan O

You're confusing two different Chilkat API's...

Be sure to look at the reference documentation for "C# WinRT" or "VB.NET WinRT" instead of the non-WinRT documentation for "C#" and "VB.NET"

see http://www.chilkatsoft.com/reference.asp


answered Dec 28 '15 at 10:24

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chilkat ♦♦

Thanks for the quick response!

Now I'm confused. Where can I find a description about the differences? Is the WinRT version still for the dekstop framework (e.g. 4.5.2) and WinForms Applications?

(Dec 28 '15 at 10:32) Stefan O

The WinRT version is for programs built for WinRT (Windows Store). The differences follow the same pattern everywhere -- wherever you see an Async method that returns a Chilkat.Task object in the non-WinRT version, you'll find the corresponding async (awaitable) method in the Chilkat WinRT API..

(Dec 28 '15 at 20:21) chilkat ♦♦

Why is the .net Framework Task not used in the non-WinRT Version? There is one (awaitable), too.

(Dec 29 '15 at 01:52) Stefan O


It's possible to await your Chilkat.Task Implementation (see http://blogs.msdn.com/b/pfxteam/archive/2011/01/13/10115642.aspx) Would be nice.


answered Jan 04 '16 at 10:22

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Stefan O

edited Jan 04 '16 at 10:23

bump It would be great if this also available for non store apps! It's the way to go on future .Net Framework APIs.

(May 17 '16 at 09:40) Stefan O
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