AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieve a JPG-format screenshot of a running instance to help with troubleshooting.

The returned content is Base64-encoded.


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

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


public abstract GetConsoleScreenshotResponse GetConsoleScreenshot(
         GetConsoleScreenshotRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.GetConsoleScreenshotRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the GetConsoleScreenshot 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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