AWS::Lex::Bot SlotValueElicitationSetting - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::Lex::Bot SlotValueElicitationSetting

Specifies the elicitation setting details eliciting a slot.


To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:



A list of default values for a slot. Default values are used when Amazon Lex hasn't determined a value for a slot. You can specify default values from context variables, session attributes, and defined values.

Required: No

Type: SlotDefaultValueSpecification

Update requires: No interruption


The prompt that Amazon Lex uses to elicit the slot value from the user.

Required: No

Type: PromptSpecification

Update requires: No interruption


If you know a specific pattern that users might respond to an Amazon Lex request for a slot value, you can provide those utterances to improve accuracy. This is optional. In most cases, Amazon Lex is capable of understanding user utterances.

Required: No

Type: Array of SampleUtterance

Update requires: No interruption


Specifies the settings that Amazon Lex uses when a slot value is successfully entered by a user.

Required: No

Type: SlotCaptureSetting

Update requires: No interruption


Specifies whether the slot is required or optional.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Allowed values: Required | Optional

Update requires: No interruption


Specifies the prompts that Amazon Lex uses while a bot is waiting for customer input.

Required: No

Type: WaitAndContinueSpecification

Update requires: No interruption