AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Starts the recording of AWS API calls and log file delivery for a trail. For a trail that is enabled in all regions, this operation must be called from the region in which the trail was created. This operation cannot be called on the shadow trails (replicated trails in other regions) of a trail that is enabled in all regions.

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


public abstract StartLoggingResponse StartLogging(
         StartLoggingRequest request


Type: Amazon.CloudTrail.Model.StartLoggingRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.CloudTrail.Model.StartLoggingResponse
The response from the StartLogging service method, as returned by CloudTrail.


InvalidHomeRegionException This exception is thrown when an operation is called on a trail from a region other than the region in which the trail was created.
InvalidTrailNameException This exception is thrown when the provided trail name is not valid. Trail names must meet the following requirements: Contain only ASCII letters (a-z, A-Z), numbers (0-9), periods (.), underscores (_), or dashes (-)Start with a letter or number, and end with a letter or numberBe between 3 and 128 charactersHave no adjacent periods, underscores or dashes. Names like my-_namespace and my--namespace are invalid.Not be in IP address format (for example,
TrailNotFoundException This exception is thrown when the trail with the given name is not found.

Version Information

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