AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Initiates the asynchronous execution of the DescribeInstances operation.


This is an asynchronous operation using the standard naming convention for .NET 4.5 or higher. For .NET 3.5 the operation is implemented as a pair of methods using the standard naming convention of BeginDescribeInstances and EndDescribeInstances.

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


public virtual Task<DescribeInstancesResponse> DescribeInstancesAsync(
         DescribeInstancesRequest request,
         CancellationToken cancellationToken
Type: Amazon.OpsWorks.Model.DescribeInstancesRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeInstances operation.

Type: System.Threading.CancellationToken

A cancellation token that can be used by other objects or threads to receive notice of cancellation.

Return Value
The task object representing the asynchronous operation.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5

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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