AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieves the specified SSH public key, including metadata about the key.

The SSH public key retrieved by this operation is used only for authenticating the associated IAM user to an AWS CodeCommit repository. For more information about using SSH keys to authenticate to an AWS CodeCommit repository, see Set up AWS CodeCommit for SSH Connections in the AWS CodeCommit User Guide.


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

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


public virtual GetSSHPublicKeyResponse GetSSHPublicKey(
         GetSSHPublicKeyRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.GetSSHPublicKeyRequest

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

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


NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced a resource entity that does not exist. The error message describes the resource.
UnrecognizedPublicKeyEncodingException The request was rejected because the public key encoding format is unsupported or unrecognized.

Version Information

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

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