AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Creates a new document object and version object.

The client specifies the parent folder ID and name of the document to upload. The ID is optionally specified when creating a new version of an existing document. This is the first step to upload a document. Next, upload the document to the URL returned from the call, and then call UpdateDocumentVersion.

To cancel the document upload, call AbortDocumentVersionUpload.


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

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


public virtual InitiateDocumentVersionUploadResponse InitiateDocumentVersionUpload(
         InitiateDocumentVersionUploadRequest request
Type: Amazon.WorkDocs.Model.InitiateDocumentVersionUploadRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the InitiateDocumentVersionUpload service method, as returned by WorkDocs.


DraftUploadOutOfSyncException This exception is thrown when a valid checkout ID is not presented on document version upload calls for a document that has been checked out from Web client.
EntityAlreadyExistsException The resource already exists.
EntityNotExistsException The resource does not exist.
FailedDependencyException The AWS Directory Service cannot reach an on-premises instance. Or a dependency under the control of the organization is failing, such as a connected Active Directory.
ProhibitedStateException The specified document version is not in the INITIALIZED state.
ResourceAlreadyCheckedOutException The resource is already checked out.
ServiceUnavailableException One or more of the dependencies is unavailable.
StorageLimitExceededException The storage limit has been exceeded.
StorageLimitWillExceedException The storage limit will be exceeded.
UnauthorizedOperationException The operation is not permitted.
UnauthorizedResourceAccessException The caller does not have access to perform the action on the resource.

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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