AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates an import instance task using metadata from the specified disk image. ImportInstance only supports single-volume VMs. To import multi-volume VMs, use ImportImage. For more information, see Importing a Virtual Machine Using the Amazon EC2 CLI.

For information about the import manifest referenced by this API action, see VM Import Manifest.

Note:

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

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public abstract ImportInstanceResponse ImportInstance(
         ImportInstanceRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.ImportInstanceRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the ImportInstance service method, as returned by EC2.

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