AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Checks the status of the backup restore settings on the specified table. If backups are enabled, ContinuousBackupsStatus will bet set to ENABLED.

You can call DescribeContinuousBackups at a maximum rate of 10 times per second.


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

Namespace: Amazon.DynamoDBv2
Assembly: AWSSDK.DynamoDBv2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual DescribeContinuousBackupsResponse DescribeContinuousBackups(
         DescribeContinuousBackupsRequest request
Type: Amazon.DynamoDBv2.Model.DescribeContinuousBackupsRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeContinuousBackups service method, as returned by DynamoDB.


InternalServerErrorException An error occurred on the server side.
TableNotFoundException A table with the name TableName does not currently exist within the subscriber's account.

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

Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

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