Setting up the AWS SDK for .NET - AWS SDK for .NET (version 3)

This content focuses on .NET Framework and ASP.NET 4.x. It covers Windows and Visual Studio.

Working with .NET Core or ASP.NET Core? Go to the content for version 3.5 or later of the AWS SDK for .NET. It covers cross-platform development in addition to Windows and Visual Studio.

Setting up the AWS SDK for .NET

This topic shows you how to fully set up the AWS SDK for .NET.

If you're new to .NET development on AWS or at least new to the AWS SDK for .NET, check out the Quick start topic first. It gives you an introduction to the SDK.