AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Add a new public key to CloudFront to use, for example, for field-level encryption. You can add a maximum of 10 public keys with one AWS account.


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

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


public abstract CreatePublicKeyResponse CreatePublicKey(
         CreatePublicKeyRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudFront.Model.CreatePublicKeyRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreatePublicKey service method, as returned by CloudFront.


InvalidArgumentException The argument is invalid.
PublicKeyAlreadyExistsException The specified public key already exists.
TooManyPublicKeysException The maximum number of public keys for field-level encryption have been created. To create a new public key, delete one of the existing keys.

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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