AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Sets the size of the specified Auto Scaling group.

For more information about desired capacity, see What Is Auto Scaling? in the Auto Scaling User Guide.

Note:

For PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to SetDesiredCapacityAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.AutoScaling
Assembly: AWSSDK.AutoScaling.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public abstract SetDesiredCapacityResponse SetDesiredCapacity(
         SetDesiredCapacityRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.SetDesiredCapacityRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the SetDesiredCapacity service method.

Return Value
The response from the SetDesiredCapacity service method, as returned by AutoScaling.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).
ScalingActivityInProgressException The operation can't be performed because there are scaling activities in progress.

Examples

This example sets the desired capacity for the specified Auto Scaling group.

To set the desired capacity for an Auto Scaling group


var response = client.SetDesiredCapacity(new SetDesiredCapacityRequest 
{
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group",
    DesiredCapacity = 2,
    HonorCooldown = true
});


            

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

See Also