AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Updates a stack as specified in the template. After the call completes successfully, the stack update starts. You can check the status of the stack via the DescribeStacks action.

To get a copy of the template for an existing stack, you can use the GetTemplate action.

For more information about creating an update template, updating a stack, and monitoring the progress of the update, see Updating a Stack.

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


public virtual UpdateStackResponse UpdateStack(
         UpdateStackRequest request


Type: Amazon.CloudFormation.Model.UpdateStackRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.CloudFormation.Model.UpdateStackResponse
The response from the UpdateStack service method, as returned by CloudFormation.


InsufficientCapabilitiesException The template contains resources with capabilities that were not specified in the Capabilities parameter.

Version Information

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