AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieves one or more matchmaking tickets. Use this operation to retrieve ticket information, including status and--once a successful match is made--acquire connection information for the resulting new game session.

You can use this operation to track the progress of matchmaking requests (through polling) as an alternative to using event notifications. See more details on tracking matchmaking requests through polling or notifications in StartMatchmaking.

To request matchmaking tickets, provide a list of up to 10 ticket IDs. If the request is successful, a ticket object is returned for each requested ID that currently exists.

Matchmaking-related operations include:


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

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


public abstract DescribeMatchmakingResponse DescribeMatchmaking(
         DescribeMatchmakingRequest request
Type: Amazon.GameLift.Model.DescribeMatchmakingRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeMatchmaking 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.
UnsupportedRegionException The requested operation is not supported in the region specified.

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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