AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Delivers a message to the specified queue.

A message can include only XML, JSON, and unformatted text. The following Unicode characters are allowed:

#x9 | #xA | #xD | #x20 to #xD7FF | #xE000 to #xFFFD | #x10000 to #x10FFFF

Any characters not included in this list will be rejected. For more information, see the W3C specification for characters.

Note:

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

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

Syntax

C#
public abstract SendMessageResponse SendMessage(
         String queueUrl,
         String messageBody
)
Parameters
queueUrl
Type: System.String

The URL of the Amazon SQS queue to which a message is sent. Queue URLs are case-sensitive.

messageBody
Type: System.String

The message to send. The maximum string size is 256 KB. A message can include only XML, JSON, and unformatted text. The following Unicode characters are allowed: #x9 | #xA | #xD | #x20 to #xD7FF | #xE000 to #xFFFD | #x10000 to #x10FFFF Any characters not included in this list will be rejected. For more information, see the W3C specification for characters.

Return Value
The response from the SendMessage service method, as returned by SQS.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
InvalidMessageContentsException The message contains characters outside the allowed set.
UnsupportedOperationException Error code 400. Unsupported operation.

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

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