AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes the policies for the specified Auto Scaling group.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribePoliciesAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.AutoScaling
Assembly: AWSSDK.AutoScaling.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract DescribePoliciesResponse DescribePolicies(
         DescribePoliciesRequest request
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.DescribePoliciesRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribePolicies service method, as returned by AutoScaling.


InvalidNextTokenException The NextToken value is not valid.
ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).
ServiceLinkedRoleFailureException The service-linked role is not yet ready for use.


This example describes the policies for the specified Auto Scaling group.

To describe Auto Scaling policies

var response = client.DescribePolicies(new DescribePoliciesRequest 
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group"

List scalingPolicies = response.ScalingPolicies;


Version Information

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

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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