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

This documentation is for version 3.0 of the AWS SDK for .NET, which is mostly centered around .NET Framework and ASP.NET 4.x, Windows, and Visual Studio.

The latest version of the documentation at https://docs.aws.amazon.com/sdk-for-net/latest/developer-guide/ is mostly centered around .NET Core and ASP.NET Core. In addition to Windows and Visual Studio, it gives equal consideration to cross-platform development.

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.