AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a log stream for the specified log group. A log stream is a sequence of log events that originate from a single source, such as an application instance or a resource that is being monitored.

There is no limit on the number of log streams that you can create for a log group. There is a limit of 50 TPS on CreateLogStream operations, after which transactions are throttled.

You must use the following guidelines when naming a log stream:


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateLogStreamAsync.

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


public virtual CreateLogStreamResponse CreateLogStream(
         CreateLogStreamRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model.CreateLogStreamRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateLogStream service method, as returned by CloudWatchLogs.


InvalidParameterException A parameter is specified incorrectly.
ResourceAlreadyExistsException The specified resource already exists.
ResourceNotFoundException The specified resource does not exist.
ServiceUnavailableException The service cannot complete the request.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

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