AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Credentials that are retrieved from the Instance Profile service on an EC2 instance

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class InstanceProfileAWSCredentials : URIBasedRefreshingCredentialHelper

The InstanceProfileAWSCredentials type exposes the following members


Public Method InstanceProfileAWSCredentials(string)

Constructs a InstanceProfileAWSCredentials object for specific role

Public Method InstanceProfileAWSCredentials()

Constructs a InstanceProfileAWSCredentials object for the first found role


Public Property PreemptExpiryTime System.TimeSpan Inherited from Amazon.Runtime.RefreshingAWSCredentials.
Public Property Role System.String

Role for which the credentials are retrieved



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 ClearCredentials() Inherited from Amazon.Runtime.RefreshingAWSCredentials.
Public Method Static Method GetAvailableRoles()

Retrieves a list of all roles available through current InstanceProfile service

Public Method GetCredentials() Inherited from Amazon.Runtime.RefreshingAWSCredentials.
Public Method GetCredentialsAsync() Inherited from Amazon.Runtime.RefreshingAWSCredentials.

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