AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DescribeAccount operation. Retrieves Organizations-related information about the specified account.

This operation can be called only from the organization's master account.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class DescribeAccountRequest : AmazonOrganizationsRequest

The DescribeAccountRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method DescribeAccountRequest()


Public Property AccountId System.String

Gets and sets the property AccountId.

The unique identifier (ID) of the AWS account that you want information about. You can get the ID from the ListAccounts or ListAccountsForParent operations.

The regex pattern for an account ID string requires exactly 12 digits.


The following example shows a user in the master account (111111111111) asking for details about account 555555555555:

To get the details about an account

var response = client.DescribeAccount(new DescribeAccountRequest 
    AccountId = "555555555555"

Account account = response.Account;


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