AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a new DB security group. DB security groups control access to a DB instance.

A DB security group controls access to EC2-Classic DB instances that are not in a VPC.


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

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


public virtual CreateDBSecurityGroupResponse CreateDBSecurityGroup(
         CreateDBSecurityGroupRequest request
Type: Amazon.RDS.Model.CreateDBSecurityGroupRequest

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

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


DBSecurityGroupAlreadyExistsException A DB security group with the name specified in DBSecurityGroupName already exists.
DBSecurityGroupNotSupportedException A DB security group isn't allowed for this action.
DBSecurityGroupQuotaExceededException The request would result in the user exceeding the allowed number of DB security groups.

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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