AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreateInstanceProfile operation. Creates a new instance profile. For information about instance profiles, go to About Instance Profiles.

For information about the number of instance profiles you can create, see Limitations on IAM Entities in the IAM User Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CreateInstanceProfileRequest : AmazonIdentityManagementServiceRequest

The CreateInstanceProfileRequest type exposes the following members



Public Property InstanceProfileName System.String

Gets and sets the property InstanceProfileName.

The name of the instance profile to create.

This parameter allows (per its regex pattern) a string of characters consisting of upper and lowercase alphanumeric characters with no spaces. You can also include any of the following characters: _+=,.@-

Public Property Path System.String

Gets and sets the property Path.

The path to the instance profile. For more information about paths, see IAM Identifiers in the IAM User Guide.

This parameter is optional. If it is not included, it defaults to a slash (/).

This parameter allows (per its regex pattern) a string of characters consisting of either a forward slash (/) by itself or a string that must begin and end with forward slashes. In addition, it can contain any ASCII character from the ! (\u0021) through the DEL character (\u007F), including most punctuation characters, digits, and upper and lowercased letters.


The following command creates an instance profile named Webserver that is ready to have a role attached and then be associated with an EC2 instance.

To create an instance profile

var response = client.CreateInstanceProfile(new CreateInstanceProfileRequest 
    InstanceProfileName = "Webserver"

InstanceProfile instanceProfile = response.InstanceProfile;


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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