AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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The options that are available for creating AWSCredentials with the AWSCredentialsFactory. The type of AWSCredentials that are created depends on which Options are set. Below are the different types of credentials returned, along with the options that are used to obtain them. ([] denotes options that are not required) BasicAWSCredentials AccessKey SecretKey SessionAWSCredentials AccessKey SecretKey Token AssmeRoleAWSCredentials SourceProfile RoleArn [ExternalID] [MfaSerial] FederatedAWSCredentials EndpointName RoleArn [UserIdentity]

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CredentialProfileOptions

The CredentialProfileOptions type exposes the following members


Public Method CredentialProfileOptions()


Public Property AccessKey System.String

The access key to be used in the AWSCredentials.

Public Property CredentialProcess System.String

Contains the executable information to be used by the process credential retriever to either fetch Basic or Session credentials

Public Property CredentialSource System.String

The source of credentials to be used to obtain AWSCredentials.

Public Property EndpointName System.String

The endpoint name to be used for federated AWSCredentials.

Public Property ExternalID System.String

The external id to use in assume role AWSCredentials.

Public Property MfaSerial System.String

The serial number of the MFA to use in assume role AWSCredentials.

Public Property RoleArn System.String

The role ARN to use when creating assume role or federated AWSCredentials.

Public Property SecretKey System.String

The secret key to use when creating AWSCredentials.

Public Property SourceProfile System.String

When this CredentialProfileOptions object references another CredentialProfile, the name of the referenced CredentialProfile.

Public Property Token System.String

The session token to be used to create AWSCredentials.

Public Property UserIdentity System.String

The user identity to use when creating federated AWSCredentials. If not set, the user identity that the code is running under will be used.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

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