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Amazon Relational Database Service
API Reference (API Version 2014-10-31)

StartDBInstance

Starts a DB instance that was stopped using the AWS console, the stop-db-instance AWS CLI command, or the StopDBInstance action. For more information, see Stopping and Starting a DB instance in the AWS RDS user guide.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

DBInstanceIdentifier

The user-supplied instance identifier.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following element is returned by the service.

DBInstance

Contains the result of a successful invocation of the following actions:

This data type is used as a response element in the DescribeDBInstances action.

Type: DBInstance object

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

AuthorizationNotFound

Specified CIDRIP or EC2 security group is not authorized for the specified DB security group.

RDS may not also be authorized via IAM to perform necessary actions on your behalf.

HTTP Status Code: 404

DBClusterNotFoundFault

DBClusterIdentifier does not refer to an existing DB cluster.

HTTP Status Code: 404

DBInstanceNotFound

DBInstanceIdentifier does not refer to an existing DB instance.

HTTP Status Code: 404

DBSubnetGroupDoesNotCoverEnoughAZs

Subnets in the DB subnet group should cover at least two Availability Zones unless there is only one Availability Zone.

HTTP Status Code: 400

DBSubnetGroupNotFoundFault

DBSubnetGroupName does not refer to an existing DB subnet group.

HTTP Status Code: 404

InsufficientDBInstanceCapacity

Specified DB instance class is not available in the specified Availability Zone.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidDBClusterStateFault

The DB cluster is not in a valid state.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidDBInstanceState

The specified DB instance is not in the available state.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidSubnet

The requested subnet is invalid, or multiple subnets were requested that are not all in a common VPC.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidVPCNetworkStateFault

DB subnet group does not cover all Availability Zones after it is created because users' change.

HTTP Status Code: 400

KMSKeyNotAccessibleFault

Error accessing KMS key.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: