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using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage;
using Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.RetryPolicies;
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using System.Threading.Tasks;
namespace AzureStorageRetry
class Program
static void Main(string[] args)
var storageAccount = CloudStorageAccount.Parse("MyConnectionString");
var blobClient1 = storageAccount.CreateCloudBlobClient();
// Use ExponentialRetry strategy. Initial time is 10 seconds with a maximum of 5 retry attempts.
blobClient1.DefaultRequestOptions.RetryPolicy = new ExponentialRetry(TimeSpan.FromSeconds(10), 5);
var blobClient2 = storageAccount.CreateCloudBlobClient();
// Use LinearRetry strategy. Retry failed operations every 5 seconds a maximum of 10 times.
blobClient2.DefaultRequestOptions.RetryPolicy = new LinearRetry(TimeSpan.FromSeconds(5), 10);
var blobClient3 = storageAccount.CreateCloudBlobClient();
// Use NoRetry strategy. Fail immediately on all errors.
blobClient3.DefaultRequestOptions.RetryPolicy = new NoRetry();
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