AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns the Region the bucket resides in. You set the bucket's Region using the LocationConstraint request parameter in a CreateBucket request. For more information, see CreateBucket.

To use this implementation of the operation, you must be the bucket owner.

To use this API against an access point, provide the alias of the access point in place of the bucket name.

The following operations are related to GetBucketLocation:


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

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


public virtual GetBucketLocationResponse GetBucketLocation(
         GetBucketLocationRequest request
Type: Amazon.S3.Model.GetBucketLocationRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the GetBucketLocation service method.

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


This example shows how to retrieve the location of a bucket.

GetBucketLocation sample

// Create a client
AmazonS3Client client = new AmazonS3Client();

// Construct request
GetBucketLocationRequest request = new GetBucketLocationRequest
    BucketName = "SampleBucket"

// Issue call
GetBucketLocationResponse response = client.GetBucketLocation(request);

// View response data
Console.WriteLine("Bucket location - {0}", response.Location);


Version Information

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

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