AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns a description of the specified resource in the specified stack.

For deleted stacks, DescribeStackResource returns resource information for up to 90 days after the stack has been deleted.


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

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


public abstract DescribeStackResourceResponse DescribeStackResource(
         DescribeStackResourceRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudFormation.Model.DescribeStackResourceRequest

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

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

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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