AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Creates a copy of an object that is already stored in Amazon S3.

Namespace: Amazon.S3
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public abstract CopyObjectResponse CopyObject(
         CopyObjectRequest request


Type: Amazon.S3.Model.CopyObjectRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.S3.Model.CopyObjectResponse
The response from the CopyObject service method, as returned by S3.


This example shows how to copy an object from one bucket/key to a different bucket/key.

CopyObject sample

// Create a client
AmazonS3Client client = new AmazonS3Client();

// Create a CopyObject request
CopyObjectRequest request = new CopyObjectRequest
    SourceBucket = "SampleBucket",
    SourceKey = "Item1",
    DestinationBucket = "AnotherBucket",
    DestinationKey = "Copy1",
    CannedACL = S3CannedACL.PublicRead

// Issue request


Version Information

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