AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Sets the password for your VM local console. When you log in to the local console for the first time, you log in to the VM with the default credentials. We recommend that you set a new password. You don't need to know the default password to set a new password.


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

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


public virtual SetLocalConsolePasswordResponse SetLocalConsolePassword(
         SetLocalConsolePasswordRequest request
Type: Amazon.StorageGateway.Model.SetLocalConsolePasswordRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the SetLocalConsolePassword service method, as returned by StorageGateway.


InternalServerErrorException An internal server error has occurred during the request. For more information, see the error and message fields.
InvalidGatewayRequestException An exception occurred because an invalid gateway request was issued to the service. For more information, see the error and message fields.


Sets the password for your VM local console.

To set a password for your VM

var response = client.SetLocalConsolePassword(new SetLocalConsolePasswordRequest 
    GatewayARN = "arn:aws:storagegateway:us-east-1:999999999999:gateway/sgw-12A3456B",
    LocalConsolePassword = "PassWordMustBeAtLeast6Chars."

string gatewayARN = response.GatewayARN;


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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