AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a block storage disk that can be attached to a Lightsail instance in the same Availability Zone (e.g., us-east-2a). The disk is created in the regional endpoint that you send the HTTP request to. For more information, see Regions and Availability Zones in Lightsail.


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

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


public abstract CreateDiskResponse CreateDisk(
         CreateDiskRequest request
Type: Amazon.Lightsail.Model.CreateDiskRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateDisk service method, as returned by Lightsail.


AccessDeniedException Lightsail throws this exception when the user cannot be authenticated or uses invalid credentials to access a resource.
AccountSetupInProgressException Lightsail throws this exception when an account is still in the setup in progress state.
InvalidInputException Lightsail throws this exception when user input does not conform to the validation rules of an input field. Domain-related APIs are only available in the N. Virginia (us-east-1) Region. Please set your AWS Region configuration to us-east-1 to create, view, or edit these resources.
NotFoundException Lightsail throws this exception when it cannot find a resource.
OperationFailureException Lightsail throws this exception when an operation fails to execute.
ServiceException A general service exception.
UnauthenticatedException Lightsail throws this exception when the user has not been authenticated.

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

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