DescribeFastLaunchImages - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Describe details for Windows AMIs that are configured for faster launching.

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


Use the following filters to streamline results.

  • resource-type - The resource type for pre-provisioning.

  • launch-template - The launch template that is associated with the pre-provisioned Windows AMI.

  • owner-id - The owner ID for the pre-provisioning resource.

  • state - The current state of fast launching for the Windows AMI.

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No


Details for one or more Windows AMI image IDs.

Type: Array of strings

Required: No


The maximum number of results to return in a single call. To retrieve the remaining results, make another request with the returned NextToken value. If this parameter is not specified, then all results are returned.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0. Maximum value of 200.

Required: No


The token for the next set of results.

Type: String

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


A collection of details about the fast-launch enabled Windows images that meet the requested criteria.

Type: Array of DescribeFastLaunchImagesSuccessItem objects


The token to use for the next set of results. This value is null when there are no more results to return.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


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

See Also

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