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create-api-key

Description

Create an ApiKey resource.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  create-api-key
[--name <value>]
[--description <value>]
[--enabled | --no-enabled]
[--generate-distinct-id | --no-generate-distinct-id]
[--value <value>]
[--stage-keys <value>]
[--customer-id <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--name (string)

The name of the ApiKey .

--description (string)

The description of the ApiKey .

--enabled | --no-enabled (boolean)

Specifies whether the ApiKey can be used by callers.

--generate-distinct-id | --no-generate-distinct-id (boolean)

Specifies whether (true ) or not (false ) the key identifier is distinct from the created API key value.

--value (string)

Specifies a value of the API key.

--stage-keys (list)

DEPRECATED FOR USAGE PLANS - Specifies stages associated with the API key.

Shorthand Syntax:

restApiId=string,stageName=string ...

JSON Syntax:

[
  {
    "restApiId": "string",
    "stageName": "string"
  }
  ...
]

--customer-id (string)

An AWS Marketplace customer identifier , when integrating with the AWS SaaS Marketplace.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Examples

To create an API key that is enabled for an existing API and Stage

Command:

aws apigateway create-api-key --name 'Dev API Key' --description 'Used for development' --enabled --stage-keys restApiId='a1b2c3d4e5',stageName='dev'

Output

id -> (string)

The identifier of the API Key.

value -> (string)

The value of the API Key.

name -> (string)

The name of the API Key.

customerId -> (string)

An AWS Marketplace customer identifier , when integrating with the AWS SaaS Marketplace.

description -> (string)

The description of the API Key.

enabled -> (boolean)

Specifies whether the API Key can be used by callers.

createdDate -> (timestamp)

The timestamp when the API Key was created.

lastUpdatedDate -> (timestamp)

The timestamp when the API Key was last updated.

stageKeys -> (list)

A list of Stage resources that are associated with the ApiKey resource.

(string)