AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

AWS services or capabilities described in AWS Documentation may vary by region/location. Click Getting Started with Amazon AWS to see specific differences applicable to the China (Beijing) Region.

Bucket lifecycle configuration now supports specifying a lifecycle rule using an object key name prefix, one or more object tags, or a combination of both. Accordingly, this section describes the latest API. The response describes the new filter element that you can use to specify a filter to select a subset of objects to which the rule applies. If you are using a previous version of the lifecycle configuration, it still works. For the earlier action, see GetBucketLifecycle.

Returns the lifecycle configuration information set on the bucket. For information about lifecycle configuration, see Object Lifecycle Management.

To use this operation, you must have permission to perform the s3:GetLifecycleConfiguration action. The bucket owner has this permission, by default. The bucket owner can grant this permission to others. For more information about permissions, see Permissions Related to Bucket Subresource Operations and Managing Access Permissions to Your Amazon S3 Resources.

GetBucketLifecycleConfiguration has the following special error:

The following operations are related to GetBucketLifecycleConfiguration:


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to GetLifecycleConfigurationAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.S3
Assembly: AWSSDK.S3.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract GetLifecycleConfigurationResponse GetLifecycleConfiguration(
         String bucketName
Type: System.String

The name of the bucket for which to get the lifecycle information.

Return Value
The response from the GetLifecycleConfiguration service method, as returned by S3.

Version Information

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

See Also