AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns information about a new or existing template. The GetTemplateSummary action is useful for viewing parameter information, such as default parameter values and parameter types, before you create or update a stack or stack set.

You can use the GetTemplateSummary action when you submit a template, or you can get template information for a stack set, or a running or deleted stack.

For deleted stacks, GetTemplateSummary returns the template information for up to 90 days after the stack has been deleted. If the template does not exist, a ValidationError is returned.


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

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


public abstract GetTemplateSummaryResponse GetTemplateSummary(
         GetTemplateSummaryRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudFormation.Model.GetTemplateSummaryRequest

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

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


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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