AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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This operation returns the current data retrieval policy for the account and region specified in the GET request. For more information about data retrieval policies, see Amazon Glacier Data Retrieval Policies.


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

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


public abstract GetDataRetrievalPolicyResponse GetDataRetrievalPolicy(
         GetDataRetrievalPolicyRequest request
Type: Amazon.Glacier.Model.GetDataRetrievalPolicyRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the GetDataRetrievalPolicy service method, as returned by Glacier.


InvalidParameterValueException Returned if a parameter of the request is incorrectly specified.
MissingParameterValueException Returned if a required header or parameter is missing from the request.
ServiceUnavailableException Returned if the service cannot complete the request.


The example returns the current data retrieval policy for the account.

To get the current data retrieval policy for an account

var response = client.GetDataRetrievalPolicy(new GetDataRetrievalPolicyRequest 
    AccountId = "-"

DataRetrievalPolicy policy = response.Policy;


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