AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a snapshot of a DB cluster. For more information on Amazon Aurora, see Aurora on Amazon RDS in the Amazon RDS User Guide.


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

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


public virtual CreateDBClusterSnapshotResponse CreateDBClusterSnapshot(
         CreateDBClusterSnapshotRequest request
Type: Amazon.RDS.Model.CreateDBClusterSnapshotRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateDBClusterSnapshot service method, as returned by RDS.


DBClusterNotFoundException DBClusterIdentifier doesn't refer to an existing DB cluster.
DBClusterSnapshotAlreadyExistsException The user already has a DB cluster snapshot with the given identifier.
InvalidDBClusterSnapshotStateException The supplied value isn't a valid DB cluster snapshot state.
InvalidDBClusterStateException The DB cluster isn't in a valid state.
SnapshotQuotaExceededException The request would result in the user exceeding the allowed number of DB snapshots.

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

See Also