AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieves information, including current status, about a game session placement request.

To get game session placement details, specify the placement ID.

This operation is not designed to be continually called to track game session status. This practice can cause you to exceed your API limit, which results in errors. Instead, you must configure configure an Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) topic to receive notifications from FlexMatch or queues. Continuously polling with DescribeGameSessionPlacement should only be used for games in development with low game session usage.


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeGameSessionPlacementAsync.

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


public abstract DescribeGameSessionPlacementResponse DescribeGameSessionPlacement(
         DescribeGameSessionPlacementRequest request
Type: Amazon.GameLift.Model.DescribeGameSessionPlacementRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeGameSessionPlacement service method, as returned by GameLift.


InternalServiceException The service encountered an unrecoverable internal failure while processing the request. Clients can retry such requests immediately or after a waiting period.
InvalidRequestException One or more parameter values in the request are invalid. Correct the invalid parameter values before retrying.
NotFoundException THe requested resources was not found. The resource was either not created yet or deleted.
UnauthorizedException The client failed authentication. Clients should not retry such requests.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

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