AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Adds the specified user to the specified group.


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

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


public virtual AddUserToGroupResponse AddUserToGroup(
         AddUserToGroupRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.AddUserToGroupRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the AddUserToGroup service method, as returned by IdentityManagementService.


LimitExceededException The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.
NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced an entity that does not exist. The error message describes the entity.
ServiceFailureException The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.


The following command adds an IAM user named Bob to the IAM group named Admins:

To add a user to an IAM group

var response = client.AddUserToGroup(new AddUserToGroupRequest 
    GroupName = "Admins",
    UserName = "Bob"


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

Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

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