AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Allocates a Dedicated Host to your account. At minimum you need to specify the instance size type, Availability Zone, and quantity of hosts you want to allocate.


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

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


public abstract AllocateHostsResponse AllocateHosts(
         AllocateHostsRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.AllocateHostsRequest

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

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

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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