AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Updates the instance protection settings of the specified instances.

For more information, see Instance Protection in the Auto Scaling User Guide.

Note:

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

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

Syntax

C#
public abstract SetInstanceProtectionResponse SetInstanceProtection(
         SetInstanceProtectionRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.SetInstanceProtectionRequest

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

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

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
LimitExceededException You have already reached a limit for your Auto Scaling resources (for example, groups, launch configurations, or lifecycle hooks). For more information, see DescribeAccountLimits.
ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).

Examples

This example enables instance protection for the specified instance.

To enable instance protection for an instance


var response = client.SetInstanceProtection(new SetInstanceProtectionRequest 
{
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group",
    InstanceIds = new List {
        "i-93633f9b"
    },
    ProtectedFromScaleIn = true
});


            

This example disables instance protection for the specified instance.

To disable instance protection for an instance


var response = client.SetInstanceProtection(new SetInstanceProtectionRequest 
{
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group",
    InstanceIds = new List {
        "i-93633f9b"
    },
    ProtectedFromScaleIn = false
});


            

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

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