AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the SuspendProcesses operation. Suspends the specified Auto Scaling processes, or all processes, for the specified Auto Scaling group.

Note that if you suspend either the Launch or Terminate process types, it can prevent other process types from functioning properly.

To resume processes that have been suspended, use ResumeProcesses.

For more information, see Suspending and Resuming Auto Scaling Processes in the Auto Scaling User Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class SuspendProcessesRequest : AmazonAutoScalingRequest

The SuspendProcessesRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method SuspendProcessesRequest()


Public Property AutoScalingGroupName System.String

Gets and sets the property AutoScalingGroupName.

The name of the Auto Scaling group.

Public Property ScalingProcesses System.Collections.Generic.List<System.String>

Gets and sets the property ScalingProcesses.

One or more of the following processes. If you omit this parameter, all processes are specified.

  • Launch

  • Terminate

  • HealthCheck

  • ReplaceUnhealthy

  • AZRebalance

  • AlarmNotification

  • ScheduledActions

  • AddToLoadBalancer


This example suspends the specified scaling process for the specified Auto Scaling group.

To suspend Auto Scaling processes

var response = client.SuspendProcesses(new SuspendProcessesRequest 
    AutoScalingGroupName = "my-auto-scaling-group",
    ScalingProcesses = new List {


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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