AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Container for the parameters to the CreateTapes operation. Creates one or more virtual tapes. You write data to the virtual tapes and then archive the tapes. Cache storage must be allocated to the gateway before you can create virtual tapes. Use the AddCache operation to add cache storage to a gateway.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CreateTapesRequest : AmazonStorageGatewayRequest

The CreateTapesRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreateTapesRequest()


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

A unique identifier that you use to retry a request. If you retry a request, use the same ClientToken you specified in the initial request.

Using the same ClientToken prevents creating the tape multiple times.
Public Property GatewayARN System.String Gets and sets the property GatewayARN.

The unique Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that represents the gateway to associate the virtual tapes with. Use the ListGateways operation to return a list of gateways for your account and region.

Public Property NumTapesToCreate System.Int32 Gets and sets the property NumTapesToCreate.

The number of virtual tapes that you want to create.

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

A prefix that you append to the barcode of the virtual tape you are creating. This prefix makes the barcode unique.

The prefix must be 1 to 4 characters in length and must be one of the uppercase letters from A to Z.
Public Property TapeSizeInBytes System.Int64 Gets and sets the property TapeSizeInBytes.

The size, in bytes, of the virtual tapes that you want to create.

The size must be aligned by gigabyte (1024*1024*1024 byte).

Version Information

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

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