AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a data feed for Spot Instances, enabling you to view Spot Instance usage logs. You can create one data feed per Amazon Web Services account. For more information, see Spot Instance data feed in the Amazon EC2 User Guide for Linux Instances.


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

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual CreateSpotDatafeedSubscriptionResponse CreateSpotDatafeedSubscription(
         CreateSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest request


Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.CreateSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest

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

Return Value

The response from the CreateSpotDatafeedSubscription service method, as returned by EC2.


This example creates a Spot Instance data feed for your AWS account.

To create a Spot Instance datafeed

var client = new AmazonEC2Client();
var response = client.CreateSpotDatafeedSubscription(new CreateSpotDatafeedSubscriptionRequest 
    Bucket = "my-s3-bucket",
    Prefix = "spotdata"

SpotDatafeedSubscription spotDatafeedSubscription = response.SpotDatafeedSubscription;


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

See Also