AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes a specified instance, which terminates the associated Amazon EC2 instance. You must stop an instance before you can delete it.

For more information, see Deleting Instances.

Required Permissions: To use this action, an IAM user must have a Manage permissions level for the stack, or an attached policy that explicitly grants permissions. For more information on user permissions, see Managing User Permissions.


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

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


public virtual DeleteInstanceResponse DeleteInstance(
         DeleteInstanceRequest request
Type: Amazon.OpsWorks.Model.DeleteInstanceRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DeleteInstance service method, as returned by OpsWorks.


ResourceNotFoundException Indicates that a resource was not found.
ValidationException Indicates that a request was not valid.

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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