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.

The order of the elements in the response, including those within nested structures, might vary. Applications should not assume the elements appear in a particular order.

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: The blockDeviceMapping attribute is deprecated. Using this attribute returns the Client.AuthFailure error. To get information about the block device mappings for an AMI, use the DescribeImages action.

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 client = new AmazonEC2Client();
var response = client.DescribeImageAttribute(new DescribeImageAttributeRequest 
    Attribute = "launchPermission",
    ImageId = "ami-5731123e"

string imageId = response.ImageId;
List<LaunchPermission> launchPermissions = response.LaunchPermissions;


Version Information

Supported in: 8.0 and newer, Core 3.1

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 2.0

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5 and newer, 3.5