Editing an Amazon SQS queue (console) - Amazon Simple Queue Service

Editing an Amazon SQS queue (console)

High throughput for Amazon SQS FIFO queues is in preview release and is subject to change. For more information, see Preview: High throughput for FIFO queues.

You can use the Amazon SQS console to edit any queue configuration parameters (except the queue type) and add or remove queue features.

To edit an Amazon SQS queue (console)

  1. Open the Queues page of the Amazon SQS console.

  2. Select a queue, and then choose Edit.

  3. (Optional) Under Configuration, update the queue's configuration parameters.

    1. (Optional) For a FIFO queue, to enable higher throughput for sending and receiving messages in the queue, choose Enable high throughput FIFO. This option is currently in preview release. Choosing this option changes the related preview options (Deduplication scope and FIFO throughput limit) to the required settings for enabling high throughput. For more information, see Preview: High throughput for FIFO queues and Quotas related to messages.

  4. (Optional) To update the access policy, under Access policy, modify the JSON policy.

  5. (Optional) To add, update, or remove encryption, expand Encryption.

  6. (Optional) To add, update, or remove a dead-letter queue (which allows you to receive undeliverable messages), expand Dead-letter queue.

  7. (Optional) To add, update, or remove the tags for the queue, expand Tags.

  8. Choose Save.

    The console displays the Details page for the queue.