Checking for the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess Service Role and Policies - Amazon AppStream 2.0

Checking for the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess Service Role and Policies

Complete the steps in this section to check whether the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess service role is present and has the correct policies attached. If this role is not in your account and must be created, you or an administrator with the required permissions must perform the steps to get started with AppStream 2.0 in your Amazon Web Services account.

To check whether the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess IAM service role is present

  1. Open the IAM console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Roles.

  3. In the search box, type applicationautoscaling to narrow the list of roles to select, and then choose ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess. If this role is listed, select it to view the role Summary page.

  4. On the Permissions tab, confirm whether the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess permissions policy is attached.

  5. Return to the role Summary page.

  6. On the Trust relationships tab, choose Show policy document, and then confirm whether the ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess trust relationship policy is attached and follows the correct format. If so, the trust relationship is correctly configured. Choose Cancel and close the IAM console.

ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess trust relationship policy

The ApplicationAutoScalingForAmazonAppStreamAccess trust relationship policy must include the Application Auto Scaling service as the principal. This policy must also include the sts:AssumeRole action. The following policy configuration defines Application Auto Scaling as a trusted entity.

{ "Version": "2012-10-17", "Statement": [ { "Effect": "Allow", "Principal": { "Service": "" }, "Action": "sts:AssumeRole" } ] }