AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 4.5
Represents textual data, plus an optional character set specification.

By default, the text must be 7-bit ASCII, due to the constraints of the SMTP protocol. If the text must contain any other characters, then you must also specify a character set. Examples include UTF-8, ISO-8859-1, and Shift_JIS.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class Content : Object

The Content type exposes the following members


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


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

The character set of the content.

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

The textual data of the content.


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