AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Generates a set of credentials consisting of a user name and password that can be used to access the service specified in the request. These credentials are generated by IAM, and can be used only for the specified service.

You can have a maximum of two sets of service-specific credentials for each supported service per user.

The only supported service at this time is AWS CodeCommit.

You can reset the password to a new service-generated value by calling ResetServiceSpecificCredential.

For more information about service-specific credentials, see Using IAM with AWS CodeCommit: Git Credentials, SSH Keys, and AWS Access Keys in the IAM User Guide.

Note:

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

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

Syntax

C#
public abstract CreateServiceSpecificCredentialResponse CreateServiceSpecificCredential(
         CreateServiceSpecificCredentialRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.CreateServiceSpecificCredentialRequest

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

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

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
LimitExceededException The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.
NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced an entity that does not exist. The error message describes the entity.
ServiceNotSupportedException The specified service does not support service-specific credentials.

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