EnvironmentCredential.GetToken(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken) Method

Definition

Obtains a token from the Azure Active Directory service, using the specified client details specified in the environment variables AZURE_TENANT_ID, AZURE_CLIENT_ID, and AZURE_CLIENT_SECRET or AZURE_USERNAME and AZURE_PASSWORD to authenticate. This method is called automatically by Azure SDK client libraries. You may call this method directly, but you must also handle token caching and token refreshing.

public override Azure.Core.AccessToken GetToken (Azure.Core.TokenRequestContext requestContext, System.Threading.CancellationToken cancellationToken = default);
override this.GetToken : Azure.Core.TokenRequestContext * System.Threading.CancellationToken -> Azure.Core.AccessToken
Public Overrides Function GetToken (requestContext As TokenRequestContext, Optional cancellationToken As CancellationToken = Nothing) As AccessToken

Parameters

requestContext
TokenRequestContext

The details of the authentication request.

cancellationToken
System.Threading.CancellationToken

A System.Threading.CancellationToken controlling the request lifetime.

Returns

AccessToken

An AccessToken which can be used to authenticate service client calls.

Remarks

If the environment variables AZURE_TENANT_ID, AZURE_CLIENT_ID, and AZURE_CLIENT_SECRET are not specified, the default AccessToken

Applies to