AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Creates an Auto Scaling group with the specified name and attributes.

If you exceed your maximum limit of Auto Scaling groups, which by default is 20 per region, the call fails. For information about viewing and updating this limit, see DescribeAccountLimits.

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

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


public abstract CreateAutoScalingGroupResponse CreateAutoScalingGroup(
         CreateAutoScalingGroupRequest request


Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.CreateAutoScalingGroupRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.CreateAutoScalingGroupResponse
The response from the CreateAutoScalingGroup 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