AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Starts the replication task.

For more information about AWS DMS tasks, see the AWS DMS user guide at Working with Migration Tasks


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

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


public virtual StartReplicationTaskResponse StartReplicationTask(
         StartReplicationTaskRequest request
Type: Amazon.DatabaseMigrationService.Model.StartReplicationTaskRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the StartReplicationTask service method, as returned by DatabaseMigrationService.


AccessDeniedException AWS DMS was denied access to the endpoint.
InvalidResourceStateException The resource is in a state that prevents it from being used for database migration.
ResourceNotFoundException The resource could not be found.


Starts the replication task.

Start replication task

var response = client.StartReplicationTask(new StartReplicationTaskRequest 
    CdcStartTime = new DateTime(2016, 12, 14, 5, 33, 20),
    ReplicationTaskArn = "arn:aws:dms:us-east-1:123456789012:rep:6UTDJGBOUS3VI3SUWA66XFJCJQ",
    StartReplicationTaskType = "start-replication"

ReplicationTask replicationTask = response.ReplicationTask;


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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