Create a CloudWatch Logs export task using an AWS SDK - AWS SDK Code Examples

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Create a CloudWatch Logs export task using an AWS SDK

The following code example shows how to create a new CloudWatch Logs export task.


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using System; using System.Threading.Tasks; using Amazon.CloudWatchLogs; using Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model; /// <summary> /// Shows how to create an Export Task to export the contents of the Amazon /// CloudWatch Logs to the specified Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) /// bucket. The example was created with the AWS SDK for .NET version 3.7 and /// .NET Core 5.0. /// </summary> public class CreateExportTask { public static async Task Main() { // This client object will be associated with the same AWS Region // as the default user on this system. If you need to use a // different AWS Region, pass it as a parameter to the client // constructor. var client = new AmazonCloudWatchLogsClient(); string taskName = "export-task-example"; string logGroupName = "cloudwatchlogs-example-loggroup"; string destination = "doc-example-bucket"; var fromTime = 1437584472382; var toTime = 1437584472833; var request = new CreateExportTaskRequest { From = fromTime, To = toTime, TaskName = taskName, LogGroupName = logGroupName, Destination = destination, }; var response = await client.CreateExportTaskAsync(request); if (response.HttpStatusCode == System.Net.HttpStatusCode.OK) { Console.WriteLine($"The task, {taskName} with ID: " + $"{response.TaskId} has been created successfully."); } } }