AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Sets the specified receipt rule set as the active receipt rule set.

To disable your email-receiving through Amazon SES completely, you can call this operation with RuleSetName set to null.

For information about managing receipt rule sets, see the Amazon SES Developer Guide.

You can execute this operation no more than once per second.


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

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


public abstract SetActiveReceiptRuleSetResponse SetActiveReceiptRuleSet(
         SetActiveReceiptRuleSetRequest request


Type: Amazon.SimpleEmail.Model.SetActiveReceiptRuleSetRequest

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

Return Value

The response from the SetActiveReceiptRuleSet service method, as returned by SimpleEmailService.


RuleSetDoesNotExistException Indicates that the provided receipt rule set does not exist.


The following example sets the active receipt rule set:


var client = new AmazonSimpleEmailServiceClient();
var response = client.SetActiveReceiptRuleSet(new SetActiveReceiptRuleSetRequest 
    RuleSetName = "RuleSetToActivate"


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5 and newer, 3.5

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