AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Sets the retention of the specified log group. A retention policy allows you to configure the number of days for which to retain log events in the specified log group.


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

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


public virtual PutRetentionPolicyResponse PutRetentionPolicy(
         PutRetentionPolicyRequest request
Type: Amazon.CloudWatchLogs.Model.PutRetentionPolicyRequest

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

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


InvalidParameterException A parameter is specified incorrectly.
OperationAbortedException Multiple requests to update the same resource were in conflict.
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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