AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DeleteDBCluster operation. The DeleteDBCluster action deletes a previously provisioned DB cluster. When you delete a DB cluster, all automated backups for that DB cluster are deleted and can't be recovered. Manual DB cluster snapshots of the specified DB cluster are not deleted.

For more information on Amazon Aurora, see Aurora on Amazon RDS in the Amazon RDS User Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class DeleteDBClusterRequest : AmazonRDSRequest

The DeleteDBClusterRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method DeleteDBClusterRequest()


Public Property DBClusterIdentifier System.String

Gets and sets the property DBClusterIdentifier.

The DB cluster identifier for the DB cluster to be deleted. This parameter isn't case-sensitive.


  • Must match an existing DBClusterIdentifier.

Public Property FinalDBSnapshotIdentifier System.String

Gets and sets the property FinalDBSnapshotIdentifier.

The DB cluster snapshot identifier of the new DB cluster snapshot created when SkipFinalSnapshot is set to false.

Specifying this parameter and also setting the SkipFinalShapshot parameter to true results in an error.


  • Must be 1 to 255 letters, numbers, or hyphens.

  • First character must be a letter

  • Cannot end with a hyphen or contain two consecutive hyphens

Public Property SkipFinalSnapshot System.Boolean

Gets and sets the property SkipFinalSnapshot.

Determines whether a final DB cluster snapshot is created before the DB cluster is deleted. If true is specified, no DB cluster snapshot is created. If false is specified, a DB cluster snapshot is created before the DB cluster is deleted.

You must specify a FinalDBSnapshotIdentifier parameter if SkipFinalSnapshot is false.

Default: false

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