AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Initiates execution of an Automation document.


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

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


public virtual StartAutomationExecutionResponse StartAutomationExecution(
         StartAutomationExecutionRequest request
Type: Amazon.SimpleSystemsManagement.Model.StartAutomationExecutionRequest

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

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


AutomationDefinitionNotFoundException An Automation document with the specified name could not be found.
AutomationDefinitionVersionNotFoundException An Automation document with the specified name and version could not be found.
AutomationExecutionLimitExceededException The number of simultaneously running Automation executions exceeded the allowable limit.
IdempotentParameterMismatchException Error returned when an idempotent operation is retried and the parameters don't match the original call to the API with the same idempotency token.
InternalServerErrorException An error occurred on the server side.
InvalidAutomationExecutionParametersException The supplied parameters for invoking the specified Automation document are incorrect. For example, they may not match the set of parameters permitted for the specified Automation document.
InvalidTargetException The target is not valid or does not exist. It might not be configured for EC2 Systems Manager or you might not have permission to perform the operation.

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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