AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Enables detailed monitoring for a running instance. Otherwise, basic monitoring is enabled. For more information, see Monitor your instances using CloudWatch in the Amazon EC2 User Guide.

To disable detailed monitoring, see UnmonitorInstances.


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

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


public virtual MonitorInstancesResponse MonitorInstances(
         MonitorInstancesRequest request


Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.MonitorInstancesRequest

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

Return Value

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

Version Information

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

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