AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Represents the body of the message. You can specify text, HTML, or both. If you use both, then the message should display correctly in the widest variety of email clients.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class Body : Object

The Body type exposes the following members


Public Method Body() Empty constructor used to set properties independently even when a simple constructor is available
Public Method Body(Content) Instantiates Body with the parameterized properties


Public Property Html Amazon.SimpleEmail.Model.Content Gets and sets the property Html.

The content of the message, in HTML format. Use this for email clients that can process HTML. You can include clickable links, formatted text, and much more in an HTML message.

Public Property Text Amazon.SimpleEmail.Model.Content Gets and sets the property Text.

The content of the message, in text format. Use this for text-based email clients, or clients on high-latency networks (such as mobile devices).


This example shows how to send an email.

Send email example

var sesClient = new AmazonSimpleEmailServiceClient();           
var dest = new Destination
  ToAddresses = new List<string>() { "" },
  CcAddresses = new List<string>() { "" }

var from = "";
var subject = new Content("You're invited to the meeting");
var body = new Body(new Content("Please join us Monday at 7:00 PM."));
var msg = new Message(subject, body);

var request = new SendEmailRequest
  Destination = dest,
  Message = msg, 
  Source = from


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