AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Enables group metrics for the specified Auto Scaling group. For more information, see Monitoring Your Auto Scaling Groups and Instances in the Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling User Guide.


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

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


public abstract EnableMetricsCollectionResponse EnableMetricsCollection(
         EnableMetricsCollectionRequest request
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.EnableMetricsCollectionRequest

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

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


ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).


This example enables data collection for the specified Auto Scaling group.

To enable metrics collection for an Auto Scaling group

var response = client.EnableMetricsCollection(new EnableMetricsCollectionRequest 
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group",
    Granularity = "1Minute"


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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