AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Removes one or more instances from the specified Auto Scaling group.

After the instances are detached, you can manage them independently from the rest of the Auto Scaling group.

If you do not specify the option to decrement the desired capacity, Auto Scaling launches instances to replace the ones that are detached.

For more information, see Detach EC2 Instances from Your Auto Scaling Group in the Auto Scaling Developer Guide.

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


public abstract DetachInstancesResponse DetachInstances(
         DetachInstancesRequest request


Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.DetachInstancesRequest

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

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


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