AWS Tools for Windows PowerShell
Command Reference

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Synopsis

Invokes the CreateTargetGroup operation against Elastic Load Balancing V2.

Syntax

New-ELB2TargetGroup
-HealthCheckIntervalSecond <Int32>
-HealthCheckPath <String>
-HealthCheckPort <String>
-HealthCheckProtocol <ProtocolEnum>
-HealthCheckTimeoutSecond <Int32>
-HealthyThresholdCount <Int32>
-Matcher_HttpCode <String>
-Name <String>
-Port <Int32>
-Protocol <ProtocolEnum>
-UnhealthyThresholdCount <Int32>
-VpcId <String>
-Force <SwitchParameter>

Description

Creates a target group. To register targets with the target group, use RegisterTargets. To update the health check settings for the target group, use ModifyTargetGroup. To monitor the health of targets in the target group, use DescribeTargetHealth. To route traffic to the targets in a target group, specify the target group in an action using CreateListener or CreateRule. To delete a target group, use DeleteTargetGroup. For more information, see Target Groups for Your Application Load Balancers in the Application Load Balancers Guide.

Parameters

-Force <SwitchParameter>
This parameter overrides confirmation prompts to force the cmdlet to continue its operation. This parameter should always be used with caution.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthCheckIntervalSecond <Int32>
The approximate amount of time, in seconds, between health checks of an individual target. The default is 30 seconds.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthCheckPath <String>
The ping path that is the destination on the targets for health checks. The default is /.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthCheckPort <String>
The port the load balancer uses when performing health checks on targets. The default is traffic-port, which indicates the port on which each target receives traffic from the load balancer.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthCheckProtocol <ProtocolEnum>
The protocol the load balancer uses when performing health checks on targets. The default is the HTTP protocol.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthCheckTimeoutSecond <Int32>
The amount of time, in seconds, during which no response from a target means a failed health check. The default is 5 seconds.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-HealthyThresholdCount <Int32>
The number of consecutive health checks successes required before considering an unhealthy target healthy. The default is 5.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-Matcher_HttpCode <String>
The HTTP codes. You can specify values between 200 and 499. The default value is 200. You can specify multiple values (for example, "200,202") or a range of values (for example, "200-299").
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-Name <String>
The name of the target group.This name must be unique per region per account, can have a maximum of 32 characters, must contain only alphanumeric characters or hyphens, and must not begin or end with a hyphen.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-Port <Int32>
The port on which the targets receive traffic. This port is used unless you specify a port override when registering the target.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-Protocol <ProtocolEnum>
The protocol to use for routing traffic to the targets.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-UnhealthyThresholdCount <Int32>
The number of consecutive health check failures required before considering a target unhealthy. The default is 2.
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?False
-VpcId <String>
The identifier of the virtual private cloud (VPC).
Required?False
Position?Named
Accept pipeline input?True (ByPropertyName)

Common Credential and Region Parameters

-AccessKey <String>
The AWS access key for the user account. This can be a temporary access key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-Credential <AWSCredentials>
An AWSCredentials object instance containing access and secret key information, and optionally a token for session-based credentials.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-ProfileLocation <String>

Used to specify the name and location of the ini-format credential file (shared with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs)

If this optional parameter is omitted this cmdlet will search the encrypted credential file used by the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio first. If the profile is not found then the cmdlet will search in the ini-format credential file at the default location: (user's home directory)\.aws\credentials. Note that the encrypted credential file is not supported on all platforms. It will be skipped when searching for profiles on Windows Nano Server, Mac, and Linux platforms.

If this parameter is specified then this cmdlet will only search the ini-format credential file at the location given.

As the current folder can vary in a shell or during script execution it is advised that you use specify a fully qualified path instead of a relative path.

Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-ProfileName <String>
The user-defined name of an AWS credentials or SAML-based role profile containing credential information. The profile is expected to be found in the secure credential file shared with the AWS SDK for .NET and AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio. You can also specify the name of a profile stored in the .ini-format credential file used with the AWS CLI and other AWS SDKs.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-NetworkCredential <PSCredential>
Used with SAML-based authentication when ProfileName references a SAML role profile. Contains the network credentials to be supplied during authentication with the configured identity provider's endpoint. This parameter is not required if the user's default network identity can or should be used during authentication.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-SecretKey <String>
The AWS secret key for the user account. This can be a temporary secret key if the corresponding session token is supplied to the -SessionToken parameter.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-SessionToken <String>
The session token if the access and secret keys are temporary session-based credentials.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-Region <String>
The system name of the AWS region in which the operation should be invoked. For example, us-east-1, eu-west-1 etc.
Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False
-EndpointUrl <String>

The endpoint to make the call against.

Note: This parameter is primarily for internal AWS use and is not required/should not be specified for normal usage. The cmdlets normally determine which endpoint to call based on the region specified to the -Region parameter or set as default in the shell (via Set-DefaultAWSRegion). Only specify this parameter if you must direct the call to a specific custom endpoint.

Required? False
Position? Named
Accept pipeline input? False

Inputs

This cmdlet does not accept pipeline input.

Outputs

This cmdlet returns a collection of TargetGroup objects. The service call response (type Amazon.ElasticLoadBalancingV2.Model.CreateTargetGroupResponse) can also be referenced from properties attached to the cmdlet entry in the $AWSHistory stack.

Supported Version

AWS Tools for PowerShell: 2.x.y.z