AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Returns the region the bucket resides in.

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


public virtual GetBucketLocationResponse GetBucketLocation(
         GetBucketLocationRequest request


Type: Amazon.S3.Model.GetBucketLocationRequest

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

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


This example shows how to retrieve the location of a bucket.

GetBucketLocation sample

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

// Construct request
GetBucketLocationRequest request = new GetBucketLocationRequest
    BucketName = "SampleBucket"

// Issue call
GetBucketLocationResponse response = client.GetBucketLocation(request);

// View response data
Console.WriteLine("Bucket location - {0}", response.Location);


Version Information

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