AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Returns the URL of an existing queue. This action provides a simple way to retrieve the URL of an Amazon SQS queue.

To access a queue that belongs to another AWS account, use the QueueOwnerAWSAccountId parameter to specify the account ID of the queue's owner. The queue's owner must grant you permission to access the queue. For more information about shared queue access, see AddPermission or go to Shared Queues in the Amazon SQS Developer Guide.

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


public virtual GetQueueUrlResponse GetQueueUrl(
         GetQueueUrlRequest request


Type: Amazon.SQS.Model.GetQueueUrlRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.SQS.Model.GetQueueUrlResponse
The response from the GetQueueUrl service method, as returned by SQS.


QueueDoesNotExistException The queue referred to does not exist.


This example shows how to get a queue URL.

Get queue URL example

var client = new AmazonSQSClient();

var request = new GetQueueUrlRequest
  QueueName = "MyTestQueue",
  QueueOwnerAWSAccountId = "80398EXAMPLE"

var response = client.GetQueueUrl(request);

Console.WriteLine("Queue URL: " + response.QueueUrl);

Version Information

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