AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Returns a set of DKIM tokens for a domain identity.

When you execute the VerifyDomainDkim operation, the domain that you specify is added to the list of identities that are associated with your account. This is true even if you haven't already associated the domain with your account by using the VerifyDomainIdentity operation. However, you can't send email from the domain until you either successfully verify it or you successfully set up DKIM for it.

You use the tokens that are generated by this operation to create CNAME records. When Amazon SES detects that you've added these records to the DNS configuration for a domain, you can start sending email from that domain. You can start sending email even if you haven't added the TXT record provided by the VerifyDomainIdentity operation to the DNS configuration for your domain. All email that you send from the domain is authenticated using DKIM.

To create the CNAME records for DKIM authentication, use the following values:

In the preceding example, replace token with one of the tokens that are generated when you execute this operation. Replace with your domain. Repeat this process for each token that's generated by this operation.

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 VerifyDomainDkimAsync.

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


public abstract VerifyDomainDkimResponse VerifyDomainDkim(
         VerifyDomainDkimRequest request
Type: Amazon.SimpleEmail.Model.VerifyDomainDkimRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the VerifyDomainDkim service method, as returned by SimpleEmailService.


The following example generates DKIM tokens for a domain that has been verified with Amazon SES:


var response = client.VerifyDomainDkim(new VerifyDomainDkimRequest 
    Domain = ""

List<string> dkimTokens = response.DkimTokens;


Version Information

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

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