AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Resets the password for a service-specific credential. The new password is AWS generated and cryptographically strong. It cannot be configured by the user. Resetting the password immediately invalidates the previous password associated with this user.


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

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


public virtual ResetServiceSpecificCredentialResponse ResetServiceSpecificCredential(
         ResetServiceSpecificCredentialRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.ResetServiceSpecificCredentialRequest

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

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


NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced an entity that does not exist. The error message describes the entity.

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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