AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes the specified tags for your EC2 resources.

For more information about tags, see Tag your Amazon EC2 resources in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud User Guide.


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

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


public virtual DescribeTagsResponse DescribeTags(
         DescribeTagsRequest request


Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.DescribeTagsRequest

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

Return Value

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


This example describes the tags for the specified instance.

To describe the tags for a single resource

var client = new AmazonEC2Client();
var response = client.DescribeTags(new DescribeTagsRequest 
    Filters = new List<Filter> {
        new Filter {
            Name = "resource-id",
            Values = new List<string> {

List<TagDescription> tags = response.Tags;


Version Information

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

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