AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CreateActivity operation. Creates an activity. An activity is a task which you write in any programming language and host on any machine which has access to AWS Step Functions. Activities must poll Step Functions using the GetActivityTask API action and respond using SendTask* API actions. This function lets Step Functions know the existence of your activity and returns an identifier for use in a state machine and when polling from the activity.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CreateActivityRequest : AmazonStepFunctionsRequest

The CreateActivityRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreateActivityRequest()


Public Property Name System.String

Gets and sets the property Name.

The name of the activity to create. This name must be unique for your AWS account and region for 90 days. For more information, see Limits Related to State Machine Executions in the AWS Step Functions Developer Guide.

A name must not contain:

  • whitespace

  • brackets < > { } [ ]

  • wildcard characters ? *

  • special characters " # % \ ^ | ~ ` $ & , ; : /

  • control characters (U+0000-001F, U+007F-009F)

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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