AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes backups. The results are ordered by time, with newest backups first. If you do not specify a BackupId or ServerName, the command returns all backups.

This operation is synchronous.

A ResourceNotFoundException is thrown when the backup does not exist. A ValidationException is raised when parameters of the request are not valid.


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

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


public abstract DescribeBackupsResponse DescribeBackups(
         DescribeBackupsRequest request
Type: Amazon.OpsWorksCM.Model.DescribeBackupsRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the DescribeBackups service method, as returned by OpsWorksCM.


InvalidNextTokenException This occurs when the provided nextToken is not valid.
ResourceNotFoundException The requested resource does not exist, or access was denied.
ValidationException One or more of the provided request parameters are 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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