AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Restores the specified table to the specified point in time within EarliestRestorableDateTime and LatestRestorableDateTime. You can restore your table to any point in time during the last 35 days. Any number of users can execute up to 4 concurrent restores (any type of restore) in a given account.

When you restore using point in time recovery, DynamoDB restores your table data to the state based on the selected date and time (day:hour:minute:second) to a new table.

Along with data, the following are also included on the new restored table using point in time recovery:

You must manually set up the following on the restored table:


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

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


public virtual RestoreTableToPointInTimeResponse RestoreTableToPointInTime(
         RestoreTableToPointInTimeRequest request
Type: Amazon.DynamoDBv2.Model.RestoreTableToPointInTimeRequest

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

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


InternalServerErrorException An error occurred on the server side.
InvalidRestoreTimeException An invalid restore time was specified. RestoreDateTime must be between EarliestRestorableDateTime and LatestRestorableDateTime.
LimitExceededException There is no limit to the number of daily on-demand backups that can be taken. Up to 10 simultaneous table operations are allowed per account. These operations include CreateTable, UpdateTable, DeleteTable,UpdateTimeToLive, RestoreTableFromBackup, and RestoreTableToPointInTime. For tables with secondary indexes, only one of those tables can be in the CREATING state at any point in time. Do not attempt to create more than one such table simultaneously. The total limit of tables in the ACTIVE state is 250.
PointInTimeRecoveryUnavailableException Point in time recovery has not yet been enabled for this source table.
TableAlreadyExistsException A target table with the specified name already exists.
TableInUseException A target table with the specified name is either being created or deleted.
TableNotFoundException A source 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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