AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Retrieves information about the specified instance profile, including the instance profile's path, GUID, ARN, and role. For more information about instance profiles, see About Instance Profiles in the IAM User Guide.


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

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


public abstract GetInstanceProfileResponse GetInstanceProfile(
         GetInstanceProfileRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.GetInstanceProfileRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the GetInstanceProfile 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.
ServiceFailureException The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.


The following command gets information about the instance profile named ExampleInstanceProfile.

To get information about an instance profile

var response = client.GetInstanceProfile(new GetInstanceProfileRequest 
    InstanceProfileName = "ExampleInstanceProfile"

InstanceProfile instanceProfile = response.InstanceProfile;


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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