AWS EC2 Modify Instance Attribute VERSION 1

This handler uses the AWS REST API to modify the specified attribute of the specified instance. You can specify only one attribute at a time. For more information see the AWS Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide online.

The Dry Run parameter validates user permissions and inputs. If it is set to true, an error will always be thrown by the handler before completing the handler action. Error response will be 'DryRunOperation' if the account has proper permissions and inputs; 'UnauthorizedOperation' if the account does not have proper permissions.


Dry RunDry run validates user permissions and inputs without completing the EC2 action (true or false).
Instance IDThe ID of the instance.
attributeThe name of the attribute
ValueA new value for the attribute.
Block Device MappingModifies the DeleteOnTermination attribute for volumes that are currently attached.
Source Destination Checktrue or false. Specifies whether source/destination checking is enabled.
Disable API Terminationtrue or false. If the value is true, you can't terminate the instance using the Amazon EC2 console, CLI, or API; otherwise, you can.
Instance TypeThe instance type. Changes the instance type to the specified value.
Kernel IDChanges the instance's kernel to the specified value.
Ramdisk IDChanges the instance's RAM disk to the specified value.
User DataChanges the instance's user data to the specified value. Input is base64-encoded MIME data.
Instance Initiated Shutdown BehaviorAccepts 'stop' or 'terminate'.
Security Group IDsOne or more security group names, separated by commas.
EBS Optimizedtrue or false. Specifies whether the instance is optimized for EBS I/O.
SRIOV Net SupportSet to simple to enable enhanced networking for the instance.

Sample Configuration

Dry Run
Instance ID
Block Device Mapping
Source Destination Check
Disable API Termination
Instance Type
Kernel ID
Ramdisk ID
User Data
Instance Initiated Shutdown Behavior
Security Group IDs
EBS Optimized
SRIOV Net Support


This handler does not return any results.


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