AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Restores an Elastic IP address that was previously moved to the EC2-VPC platform back to the EC2-Classic platform. You cannot move an Elastic IP address that was originally allocated for use in EC2-VPC. The Elastic IP address must not be associated with an instance or network interface.


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

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


public abstract RestoreAddressToClassicResponse RestoreAddressToClassic(
         RestoreAddressToClassicRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.RestoreAddressToClassicRequest

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

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


This example restores the specified Elastic IP address to the EC2-Classic platform.

To restore an address to EC2-Classic

var response = client.RestoreAddressToClassic(new RestoreAddressToClassicRequest 
    PublicIp = ""

string publicIp = response.PublicIp;
string status = response.Status;


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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