AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Creates a launch configuration.

If you exceed your maximum limit of launch configurations, which by default is 100 per region, the call fails. For information about viewing and updating this limit, see DescribeAccountLimits.

For more information, see Launch Configurations in the Auto Scaling Developer Guide.

Namespace: Amazon.AutoScaling
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public virtual CreateLaunchConfigurationResponse CreateLaunchConfiguration(
         CreateLaunchConfigurationRequest request


Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.CreateLaunchConfigurationRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateLaunchConfiguration service method.

Return Value
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.CreateLaunchConfigurationResponse
The response from the CreateLaunchConfiguration service method, as returned by AutoScaling.


AlreadyExistsException You already have an Auto Scaling group or launch configuration with this name.
LimitExceededException You have already reached a limit for your Auto Scaling resources (for example, groups, launch configurations, or lifecycle hooks). For more information, see DescribeAccountLimits.
ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5