AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DescribeOrganizationalUnit operation. Retrieves information about an organizational unit (OU).

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 DescribeOrganizationalUnitRequest : AmazonOrganizationsRequest

The DescribeOrganizationalUnitRequest type exposes the following members



Public Property OrganizationalUnitId System.String

Gets and sets the property OrganizationalUnitId.

The unique identifier (ID) of the organizational unit that you want details about. You can get the ID from the ListOrganizationalUnitsForParent operation.

The regex pattern for an organizational unit ID string requires "ou-" followed by from 4 to 32 lower-case letters or digits (the ID of the root that contains the OU) followed by a second "-" dash and from 8 to 32 additional lower-case letters or digits.


The following example shows how to request details about an OU:/n/n

To get information about an organizational unit

var response = client.DescribeOrganizationalUnit(new DescribeOrganizationalUnitRequest 
    OrganizationalUnitId = "ou-examplerootid111-exampleouid111"

OrganizationalUnit organizationalUnit = response.OrganizationalUnit;


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