AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Creates a new log group with the specified name. The name of the log group must be unique within a region for an AWS account. You can create up to 500 log groups per account.

You must use the following guidelines when naming a log group:

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


public virtual CreateLogGroupResponse CreateLogGroup(
         CreateLogGroupRequest request


Type: Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model.CreateLogGroupRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model.CreateLogGroupResponse
The response from the CreateLogGroup service method, as returned by CloudWatchLogs.


InvalidParameterException Returned if a parameter of the request is incorrectly specified.
LimitExceededException Returned if you have reached the maximum number of resources that can be created.
OperationAbortedException Returned if multiple requests to update the same resource were in conflict.
ResourceAlreadyExistsException Returned if the specified resource already exists.
ServiceUnavailableException Returned if the service cannot complete the request.

Version Information

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