AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Generates (or retrieves) a Cognito ID. Supplying multiple logins will create an implicit linked account.

This is a public API. You do not need any credentials to call this API.

Note:

For PCL and Unity this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to GetIdAsync.

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

Syntax

C#
public abstract GetIdResponse GetId(
         GetIdRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.CognitoIdentity.Model.GetIdRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the GetId service method, as returned by CognitoIdentity.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
ExternalServiceException An exception thrown when a dependent service such as Facebook or Twitter is not responding
InternalErrorException Thrown when the service encounters an error during processing the request.
InvalidParameterException Thrown for missing or bad input parameter(s).
LimitExceededException Thrown when the total number of user pools has exceeded a preset limit.
NotAuthorizedException Thrown when a user is not authorized to access the requested resource.
ResourceConflictException Thrown when a user tries to use a login which is already linked to another account.
ResourceNotFoundException Thrown when the requested resource (for example, a dataset or record) does not exist.
TooManyRequestsException Thrown when a request is throttled.

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

Unity:
Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

See Also