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UpdateBudget

Updates a budget. You can change every part of a budget except for the budgetName and the calculatedSpend. When a budget is modified, the calculatedSpend drops to zero until AWS has new usage data to use for forecasting.

Request Syntax

{ "AccountId": "string", "NewBudget": { "BudgetLimit": { "Amount": "string", "Unit": "string" }, "BudgetName": "string", "BudgetType": "string", "CalculatedSpend": { "ActualSpend": { "Amount": "string", "Unit": "string" }, "ForecastedSpend": { "Amount": "string", "Unit": "string" } }, "CostFilters": { "string" : [ "string" ] }, "CostTypes": { "IncludeCredit": boolean, "IncludeDiscount": boolean, "IncludeOtherSubscription": boolean, "IncludeRecurring": boolean, "IncludeRefund": boolean, "IncludeSubscription": boolean, "IncludeSupport": boolean, "IncludeTax": boolean, "IncludeUpfront": boolean, "UseAmortized": boolean, "UseBlended": boolean }, "TimePeriod": { "End": number, "Start": number }, "TimeUnit": "string" } }

Request Parameters

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

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

AccountId

The accountId that is associated with the budget that you want to update.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 12.

Required: Yes

NewBudget

The budget that you want to update your budget to.

Type: Budget object

Required: Yes

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.

Errors

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

InternalErrorException

An error on the server occurred during the processing of your request. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 400

InvalidParameterException

An error on the client occurred. Typically, the cause is an invalid input value.

HTTP Status Code: 400

NotFoundException

We can’t locate the resource that you specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400

Example

The following is a sample request and response of the UpdateBudget operation.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: awsbudgets.<region>.<domain> x-amz-Date: <Date> Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=<Credential>, SignedHeaders=contenttype;date;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target;x-amzn-requestid,Signature=<Signature> User-Agent: <UserAgentString> Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: <PayloadSizeBytes> Connection: Keep-Alive X-Amz-Target: AWSBudgetServiceGateway.UpdateBudget { "AccountId": "111122223333", "NewBudget": { "BudgetLimit": { "Amount": "100", "Unit": "USD" }, "BudgetName": "Example Budget", "BudgetType": "COST", "CostFilters": { "AZ" : [ "us-east-1" ] }, "CostTypes": { "IncludeCredit": true, "IncludeDiscount": true, "IncludeOtherSubscription": true, "IncludeRecurring": true, "IncludeRefund": true, "IncludeSubscription": true, "IncludeSupport": true, "IncludeTax": true, "IncludeUpfront": true, "UseBlended": false }, "TimePeriod": { "Start": 1477353600, "End": 1477958399 }, "TimeUnit": "MONTHLY" } }

Sample Response

{ "AccountId": "111122223333", "NewBudget": { "BudgetLimit": { "Amount": "200", "Unit": "USD" }, "BudgetName": "Example Budget", "BudgetType": "COST", "CalculatedSpend": { "ActualSpend": { "Amount": "0", "Unit": "USD" }, "ForecastedSpend": { "Amount": "0", "Unit": "USD" } }, "CostFilters": { "AZ" : [ "ap-south-1" ] }, "CostTypes": { "IncludeCredit": true, "IncludeDiscount": false, "IncludeOtherSubscription": true, "IncludeRecurring": true, "IncludeRefund": true, "IncludeSubscription": true, "IncludeSupport": true, "IncludeTax": true, "IncludeUpfront": true, "UseBlended": false }, "TimePeriod": { "Start": 1477353600, "End": 1477958399 }, "TimeUnit": "MONTHLY" } }

See Also

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