AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Container for the parameters to the DetachInstances operation. Removes one or more instances from the specified Auto Scaling group.

After the instances are detached, you can manage them independently from the rest of the Auto Scaling group.

If you do not specify the option to decrement the desired capacity, Auto Scaling launches instances to replace the ones that are detached.

For more information, see Detach EC2 Instances from Your Auto Scaling Group in the Auto Scaling Developer Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class DetachInstancesRequest : AmazonAutoScalingRequest

The DetachInstancesRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method DetachInstancesRequest()


Public Property AutoScalingGroupName System.String Gets and sets the property AutoScalingGroupName.

The name of the group.

Public Property InstanceIds System.Collections.Generic.List<System.String> Gets and sets the property InstanceIds.

One or more instance IDs.

Public Property ShouldDecrementDesiredCapacity System.Boolean Gets and sets the property ShouldDecrementDesiredCapacity.

If True, the Auto Scaling group decrements the desired capacity value by the number of instances detached.

Version Information

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

.NET for Windows Store apps:
Supported in: Windows 8.1, Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone:
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8