AWS SDK for .NET
Developer Guide

Install the .NET Development Environment

To install the AWS SDK for .NET, you must have the following installed.

Required

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 or later

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 or later

    Note

    We recommend using Visual Studio Professional 2010 or later to implement your applications.

The AWS SDK for .NET is installed with the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio, a plugin that provides a user interface for managing your AWS resources from Visual Studio, and also includes the AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell. To install the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio, see Setting Up the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio.

For more information, see Using the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio.

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