AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns the stack instance that's associated with the specified stack set, AWS account, and region.

For a list of stack instances that are associated with a specific stack set, use ListStackInstances.


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

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


public abstract DescribeStackInstanceResponse DescribeStackInstance(
         DescribeStackInstanceRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudFormation.Model.DescribeStackInstanceRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeStackInstance service method, as returned by CloudFormation.


StackInstanceNotFoundException The specified stack instance doesn't exist.
StackSetNotFoundException The specified stack set doesn't exist.

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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