AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns a unique generated shared secret key code for the user account. The request takes an access token or a session string, but not both.


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

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


public abstract AssociateSoftwareTokenResponse AssociateSoftwareToken(
         AssociateSoftwareTokenRequest request
Type: Amazon.CognitoIdentityProvider.Model.AssociateSoftwareTokenRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the AssociateSoftwareToken service method, as returned by CognitoIdentityProvider.


InternalErrorException This exception is thrown when Amazon Cognito encounters an internal error.
InvalidParameterException This exception is thrown when the Amazon Cognito service encounters an invalid parameter.
NotAuthorizedException This exception is thrown when a user is not authorized.
ResourceNotFoundException This exception is thrown when the Amazon Cognito service cannot find the requested resource.
SoftwareTokenMFANotFoundException This exception is thrown when the software token TOTP multi-factor authentication (MFA) is not enabled for the user pool.

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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