GETrequest to the
/Route 53 API version/healthcheck/health check ID/statusresource. You can use this call to get a health check's current status.
Version: (assembly version)
public class GetHealthCheckStatusRequest : AmazonRoute53Request IRequestEvents
The GetHealthCheckStatusRequest type exposes the following members
Gets and sets the property HealthCheckId.
If you want Amazon Route 53 to return this resource record set in response to a DNS
query only when a health check is passing, include the
Amazon Route 53 determines whether a resource record set is healthy by periodically sending a request to the endpoint that is specified in the health check. If that endpoint returns an HTTP status code of 2xx or 3xx, the endpoint is healthy. If the endpoint returns an HTTP status code of 400 or greater, or if the endpoint doesn't respond for a certain amount of time, Amazon Route 53 considers the endpoint unhealthy and also considers the resource record set unhealthy.
For geolocation resource record sets, if an endpoint is unhealthy, Amazon Route 53
looks for a resource record set for the larger, associated geographic region. For
example, suppose you have resource record sets for a state in the United States, for
the United States, for North America, and for all locations. If the endpoint for the
state resource record set is unhealthy, Amazon Route 53 checks the resource record
sets for the United States, for North America, and for all locations (a resource record
set for which the value of CountryCode is
If your health checks specify the endpoint only by domain name, we recommend that
you create a separate health check for each endpoint. For example, create a health
check for each HTTP server that is serving content for www.example.com. For the value
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5
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Supported in: Windows 8