AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Abstract class for automatically refreshing AWS credentials

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public abstract class RefreshingAWSCredentials : AWSCredentials

The RefreshingAWSCredentials type exposes the following members


Public Property PreemptExpiryTime System.TimeSpan

The time before actual expiration to expire the credentials. Property cannot be set to a negative TimeSpan.



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()

Clears currently-stored credentials, forcing the next GetCredentials call to generate new credentials.

Public Method Dispose()
Public Method GetCredentials()

Returns an instance of ImmutableCredentials for this instance

Public Method GetCredentialsAsync()

Version Information

.NET Core App:
Supported in: 3.1

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 2.0

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