AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreateCollection operation. Creates a collection in an AWS Region. You can add faces to the collection using the operation.

For example, you might create collections, one for each of your application users. A user can then index faces using the IndexFaces operation and persist results in a specific collection. Then, a user can search the collection for faces in the user-specific container.

Collection names are case-sensitive.

This operation requires permissions to perform the rekognition:CreateCollection action.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CreateCollectionRequest : AmazonRekognitionRequest

The CreateCollectionRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreateCollectionRequest()


Public Property CollectionId System.String

Gets and sets the property CollectionId.

ID for the collection that you are creating.


This operation creates a Rekognition collection for storing image data.

To create a collection

var response = client.CreateCollection(new CreateCollectionRequest 
    CollectionId = "myphotos"

string collectionArn = response.CollectionArn;
integer statusCode = response.StatusCode;


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