Amazon Simple Queue Service
Developer Guide

Amazon SQS Tutorials

This guide shows how to work with Amazon SQS using the AWS Management Console and using Java. If you want to use the example code, you must install the Java Standard Edition Development Kit and make some configuration changes to the example code.

You can write code in other programming languages. For more information, see the documentation of the AWS SDKs.


You can explore Amazon SQS without writing code with tools such as the AWS Command Line Interface (AWS CLI) or Windows PowerShell. You can find AWS CLI examples in the Amazon SQS section of the AWS CLI Command Reference. You can find Windows PowerShell examples in the Amazon Simple Queue Service section of the AWS Tools for PowerShell Cmdlet Reference.