AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Generates an unpredictable byte string.

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


public virtual GenerateRandomResponse GenerateRandom(
         Int32 numberOfBytes


Type: System.Int32

Integer that contains the number of bytes to generate. Common values are 128, 256, 512, 1024 and so on. The current limit is 1024 bytes.

Return Value
Type: Amazon.KeyManagementService.Model.GenerateRandomResponse
The response from the GenerateRandom service method, as returned by KeyManagementService.


DependencyTimeoutException The system timed out while trying to fulfill the request. The request can be retried.
KMSInternalException The request was rejected because an internal exception occurred. The request can be retried.

Version Information

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