AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Stops a specified instance. When you stop a standard instance, the data disappears and must be reinstalled when you restart the instance. You can stop an Amazon EBS-backed instance without losing data. For more information, see Starting, Stopping, and Rebooting Instances.

Required Permissions: To use this action, an IAM user must have a Manage permissions level for the stack, or an attached policy that explicitly grants permissions. For more information on user permissions, see Managing User Permissions.

Note:

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

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

Syntax

C#
public virtual StopInstanceResponse StopInstance(
         StopInstanceRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.OpsWorks.Model.StopInstanceRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the StopInstance service method, as returned by OpsWorks.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
ResourceNotFoundException Indicates that a resource was not found.
ValidationException Indicates that a request was not valid.

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