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Edits an existing item's attributes, or adds a new item to the table if it does not already exist. You can put, delete, or add attribute values. You can also perform a conditional update on an existing item (insert a new attribute name-value pair if it doesn't exist, or replace an existing name-value pair if it has certain expected attribute values).
You can also return the item's attribute values in the same
operation using the
For PCL and Unity this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to UpdateItemAsync.
public abstract UpdateItemResponse UpdateItem( String tableName, Dictionary<String, AttributeValue> key, Dictionary<String, AttributeValueUpdate> attributeUpdates )
The name of the table containing the item to update.
The primary key of the item to be updated. Each element consists of an attribute name and a value for that attribute. For the primary key, you must provide all of the attributes. For example, with a simple primary key, you only need to provide a value for the partition key. For a composite primary key, you must provide values for both the partition key and the sort key.
|ConditionalCheckFailedException||A condition specified in the operation could not be evaluated.|
|InternalServerErrorException||An error occurred on the server side.|
|ItemCollectionSizeLimitExceededException||An item collection is too large. This exception is only returned for tables that have one or more local secondary indexes.|
|ProvisionedThroughputExceededException||Your request rate is too high. The AWS SDKs for DynamoDB automatically retry requests that receive this exception. Your request is eventually successful, unless your retry queue is too large to finish. Reduce the frequency of requests and use exponential backoff. For more information, go to Error Retries and Exponential Backoff in the Amazon DynamoDB Developer Guide.|
|ResourceNotFoundException||The operation tried to access a nonexistent table or index. The resource might not be specified correctly, or its status might not be ACTIVE.|
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
Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone