AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DescribeImageAttribute operation. Describes the specified attribute of the specified AMI. You can specify only one attribute at a time.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class DescribeImageAttributeRequest : AmazonEC2Request

The DescribeImageAttributeRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method DescribeImageAttributeRequest()

Empty constructor used to set properties independently even when a simple constructor is available

Public Method DescribeImageAttributeRequest(string, ImageAttributeName)

Instantiates DescribeImageAttributeRequest with the parameterized properties


Public Property Attribute Amazon.EC2.ImageAttributeName

Gets and sets the property Attribute.

The AMI attribute.

Note: Depending on your account privileges, the blockDeviceMapping attribute may return a Client.AuthFailure error. If this happens, use DescribeImages to get information about the block device mapping for the AMI.

Public Property ImageId System.String

Gets and sets the property ImageId.

The ID of the AMI.


This example describes the launch permissions for the specified AMI.

To describe the launch permissions for an AMI

var response = client.DescribeImageAttribute(new DescribeImageAttributeRequest 
    Attribute = "launchPermission",
    ImageId = "ami-5731123e"

string imageId = response.ImageId;
List launchPermissions = response.LaunchPermissions;


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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