AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Basic set of credentials consisting of an AccessKey and SecretKey

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class BasicAWSCredentials : AWSCredentials

The BasicAWSCredentials type exposes the following members


Public Method BasicAWSCredentials(string, string)

Constructs a BasicAWSCredentials object for the specified accessKey and secretKey.



Asynchronous operations (methods ending with Async) in the table below are for .NET 4.5 or higher. For .NET 3.5 the SDK follows the standard naming convention of BeginMethodName and EndMethodName to indicate asynchronous operations - these method pairs are not shown in the table below.

Public Method GetCredentials()

Returns an instance of ImmutableCredentials for this instance

Public Method GetCredentialsAsync() Inherited from Amazon.Runtime.AWSCredentials.

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

Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone