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API Reference (API Version 2011-01-01)

AttachLoadBalancers

Attaches one or more Classic Load Balancers to the specified Auto Scaling group.

To attach an Application Load Balancer instead, see AttachLoadBalancerTargetGroups.

To describe the load balancers for an Auto Scaling group, use DescribeLoadBalancers. To detach the load balancer from the Auto Scaling group, use DetachLoadBalancers.

For more information, see Attach a Load Balancer to Your Auto Scaling Group in the Auto Scaling User Guide.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

AutoScalingGroupName

The name of the Auto Scaling group.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1600.

Pattern: [\u0020-\uD7FF\uE000-\uFFFD\uD800\uDC00-\uDBFF\uDFFF\r\n\t]*

Required: Yes

LoadBalancerNames.member.N

The names of the load balancers. You can specify up to 10 load balancers.

Type: Array of strings

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Pattern: [\u0020-\uD7FF\uE000-\uFFFD\uD800\uDC00-\uDBFF\uDFFF\r\n\t]*

Required: Yes

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

ResourceContention

You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).

HTTP Status Code: 500

Example

Sample Request

https://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/?Action=AttachLoadBalancers
&AutoScalingGroupName=my-asg
&LoadBalancerNames.member.1=my-lb
&Version=2011-01-01
&AUTHPARAMS 

See Also

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