ConfirmProductInstance - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Determines whether a product code is associated with an instance. This action can only be used by the owner of the product code. It is useful when a product code owner must verify whether another user's instance is eligible for support.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The ID of the instance.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The product code. This must be a product code that you own.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The AWS account ID of the instance owner. This is only present if the product code is attached to the instance.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


The return value of the request. Returns true if the specified product code is owned by the requester and associated with the specified instance.

Type: Boolean


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.



This example determines whether the specified product code is associated with the specified instance.

Sample Request &ProductCode=774F4FF8 &InstanceId=i-1234567890abcdef0 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<ConfirmProductInstanceResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>59dbff89-35bd-4eac-99ed-be587EXAMPLE</requestId> <return>true</return> <ownerId>111122223333</ownerId> </ConfirmProductInstanceResponse>

See Also

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