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Creates a new domain for a user pool.

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See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--domain <value>
--user-pool-id <value>
[--custom-domain-config <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--domain (string)

The domain string. For custom domains, this is the fully-qualified domain name, such as . For Amazon Cognito prefix domains, this is the prefix alone, such as auth .

--user-pool-id (string)

The user pool ID.

--custom-domain-config (structure)

The configuration for a custom domain that hosts the sign-up and sign-in webpages for your application.

Provide this parameter only if you want to use a custom domain for your user pool. Otherwise, you can exclude this parameter and use the Amazon Cognito hosted domain instead.

For more information about the hosted domain and custom domains, see Configuring a User Pool Domain .

CertificateArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of an Certificate Manager SSL certificate. You use this certificate for the subdomain of your custom domain.

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

  "CertificateArn": "string"

--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. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--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.



To use the following examples, you must have the AWS CLI installed and configured. See the Getting started guide in the AWS CLI User Guide for more information.

Unless otherwise stated, all examples have unix-like quotation rules. These examples will need to be adapted to your terminal's quoting rules. See Using quotation marks with strings in the AWS CLI User Guide .

To create a user pool domain

This example creates a new user pool domain. with two explicit authorization flows: USER_PASSWORD_AUTH and ADMIN_NO_SRP_AUTH.


aws cognito-idp create-user-pool-domain --user-pool-id us-west-2_aaaaaaaaa  --domain my-new-domain


CloudFrontDomain -> (string)

The Amazon CloudFront endpoint that you use as the target of the alias that you set up with your Domain Name Service (DNS) provider.