AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Registers your on-premises server or virtual machine with Amazon EC2 so that you can manage these resources using Run Command. An on-premises server or virtual machine that has been registered with EC2 is called a managed instance. For more information about activations, see Setting Up Systems Manager in Hybrid Environments.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateActivationAsync.

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


public abstract CreateActivationResponse CreateActivation(
         CreateActivationRequest request
Type: Amazon.SimpleSystemsManagement.Model.CreateActivationRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateActivation service method, as returned by SimpleSystemsManagement.


InternalServerErrorException An error occurred on the server side.

Version Information

.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

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