AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the TerminateInstanceInAutoScalingGroup operation. Terminates the specified instance and optionally adjusts the desired group size.

This call simply makes a termination request. The instance is not terminated immediately.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class TerminateInstanceInAutoScalingGroupRequest : AmazonAutoScalingRequest

The TerminateInstanceInAutoScalingGroupRequest type exposes the following members



Public Property InstanceId System.String

Gets and sets the property InstanceId.

The ID of the instance.

Public Property ShouldDecrementDesiredCapacity System.Boolean

Gets and sets the property ShouldDecrementDesiredCapacity.

Indicates whether terminating the instance also decrements the size of the Auto Scaling group.


This example terminates the specified instance from the specified Auto Scaling group without updating the size of the group. Auto Scaling launches a replacement instance after the specified instance terminates.

To terminate an instance in an Auto Scaling group

var response = client.TerminateInstanceInAutoScalingGroup(new TerminateInstanceInAutoScalingGroupRequest 
    InstanceId = "i-93633f9b",
    ShouldDecrementDesiredCapacity = false


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