AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreateClusterSnapshot operation. Creates a manual snapshot of the specified cluster. The cluster must be in the available state.

For more information about working with snapshots, go to Amazon Redshift Snapshots in the Amazon Redshift Cluster Management Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CreateClusterSnapshotRequest : AmazonRedshiftRequest

The CreateClusterSnapshotRequest type exposes the following members



Public Property ClusterIdentifier System.String

Gets and sets the property ClusterIdentifier.

The cluster identifier for which you want a snapshot.

Public Property SnapshotIdentifier System.String

Gets and sets the property SnapshotIdentifier.

A unique identifier for the snapshot that you are requesting. This identifier must be unique for all snapshots within the AWS account.


  • Cannot be null, empty, or blank

  • Must contain from 1 to 255 alphanumeric characters or hyphens

  • First character must be a letter

  • Cannot end with a hyphen or contain two consecutive hyphens

Example: my-snapshot-id

Public Property Tags System.Collections.Generic.List<Amazon.Redshift.Model.Tag>

Gets and sets the property Tags.

A list of tag instances.


This example creates a new cluster snapshot.

To create a new cluster snapshot

var response = client.CreateClusterSnapshot(new CreateClusterSnapshotRequest 
    ClusterIdentifier = "mycluster",
    SnapshotIdentifier = "my-snapshot-id"


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