AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieves settings for the trail associated with the current region for your account.


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

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


public virtual DescribeTrailsResponse DescribeTrails(
         DescribeTrailsRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudTrail.Model.DescribeTrailsRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeTrails service method, as returned by CloudTrail.


OperationNotPermittedException This exception is thrown when the requested operation is not permitted.
UnsupportedOperationException This exception is thrown when the requested operation is not supported.

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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