AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Tests if a profile has been registered in either the SDK store or the specified credential file.

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


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

The name of the profile to test

Type: System.String

Optional; instructs the SDK to check for the profile in the shared credentials file at the specified location. If not set, the SDK will inspect its own credential store file first before attempting to locate a shared credential file using either the default location beneath the user's home profile folder or the location specified in the AWS_SHARED_CREDENTIALS_FILE environment variable.

Return Value
Type: Boolean
True if a profile with the specified name has been registered.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

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