AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates an alias for your AWS account. For information about using an AWS account alias, see Using an Alias for Your AWS Account ID in the IAM User Guide.

Note:

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

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

Syntax

C#
public virtual CreateAccountAliasResponse CreateAccountAlias(
         CreateAccountAliasRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.CreateAccountAliasRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateAccountAlias service method, as returned by IdentityManagementService.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
EntityAlreadyExistsException The request was rejected because it attempted to create a resource that already exists.
LimitExceededException The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.
ServiceFailureException The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.

Examples

The following command associates the alias examplecorp to your AWS account.

To create an account alias


var response = client.CreateAccountAlias(new CreateAccountAliasRequest 
{
    AccountAlias = "examplecorp"
});


            

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