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An alias is not a property of a key. Therefore, an alias can be mapped to and unmapped from an existing key without changing the properties of the key.
An alias name can contain only alphanumeric characters, forward slashes (/), underscores (_), and dashes (-). An alias must start with the word "alias" followed by a forward slash (alias/). An alias that begins with "aws" after the forward slash (alias/aws...) is reserved by Amazon Web Services (AWS).
The alias and the key it is mapped to must be in the same AWS account and the same region.
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public class UpdateAliasRequest : AmazonKeyManagementServiceRequest IRequestEvents
The UpdateAliasRequest type exposes the following members
Gets and sets the property AliasName.
String that contains the name of the alias to be modified. The name must start with the word "alias" followed by a forward slash (alias/). Aliases that begin with "alias/aws" are reserved.
Gets and sets the property TargetKeyId.
Unique identifier of the customer master key to be mapped to the alias. This value can be a globally unique identifier or the fully specified ARN of a key.
You can call ListAliases to verify that the alias is mapped to the correct
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5
.NET for Windows Store apps:
Supported in: Windows 8.1, Windows 8
.NET for Windows Phone:
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8