AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Tests if an instance can be created from the persisted profile data. If profilesLocation is null/empty, the SDK store is searched for the profile data before probing for the profile in the shared the ini-format credential file.

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


public Boolean CanCreateFrom(
         String profileName,
         String profilesLocation
Type: System.String

The name of the profile to test

Type: System.String

If null/empty, the SDK store is searched for the named profile otherwise the ini-format credential file at the specified location is inspected.

Return Value
Type: Boolean
True if the persisted data would yield a valid credentials instance.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5