AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Retrieves an archived virtual tape from the virtual tape shelf (VTS) to a gateway-VTL. Virtual tapes archived in the VTS are not associated with any gateway. However after a tape is retrieved, it is associated with a gateway, even though it is also listed in the VTS.

Once a tape is successfully retrieved to a gateway, it cannot be retrieved again to another gateway. You must archive the tape again before you can retrieve it to another gateway.

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


public abstract RetrieveTapeArchiveResponse RetrieveTapeArchive(
         RetrieveTapeArchiveRequest request


Type: Amazon.StorageGateway.Model.RetrieveTapeArchiveRequest

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

Return Value
Type: Amazon.StorageGateway.Model.RetrieveTapeArchiveResponse
The response from the RetrieveTapeArchive service method, as returned by StorageGateway.


InternalServerErrorException An internal server error has occurred during the request. See the error and message fields for more information.
InvalidGatewayRequestException An exception occurred because an invalid gateway request was issued to the service. See the error and message fields for more information.

Version Information

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