AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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[EC2-VPC only] Describes the VPCs on the other side of a VPC peering connection that are referencing the security groups you've specified in this request.


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

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


public virtual DescribeSecurityGroupReferencesResponse DescribeSecurityGroupReferences(
         DescribeSecurityGroupReferencesRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.DescribeSecurityGroupReferencesRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeSecurityGroupReferences service method, as returned by EC2.


This example describes the security group references for the specified security group.

To describe security group references

var response = client.DescribeSecurityGroupReferences(new DescribeSecurityGroupReferencesRequest 
    GroupId = new List {

List securityGroupReferenceSet = response.SecurityGroupReferenceSet;


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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