Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
User Guide for Linux Instances

Viewing Amazon EBS Snapshot Information

You can view detailed information about your snapshots.

To view snapshot information using the console

  1. Open the Amazon EC2 console at

  2. Choose Snapshots in the navigation pane.

  3. To reduce the list, choose an option from the Filter list. For example, to view only your snapshots, choose Owned By Me. You can filter your snapshots further by using the advanced search options. Choose the search bar to view the filters available.

  4. To view more information about a snapshot, select it.

To view snapshot information using the command line

You can use one of the following commands. For more information about these command line interfaces, see Accessing Amazon EC2.