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[ aws . directconnect ]



Describes the tags associated with the specified Direct Connect resources.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--resource-arns <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--resource-arns (list)

The Amazon Resource Names (ARNs) of the Direct Connect resources.


"string" "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.

--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 describe tags for your AWS Direct Connect resources

The following command describes the tags for the connection dxcon-abcabc12.


aws directconnect describe-tags --resource-arns arn:aws:directconnect:us-east-1:123456789012:dxcon/dxcon-abcabc12


  "resourceTags": [
          "resourceArn": "arn:aws:directconnect:us-east-1:123456789012:dxcon/dxcon-abcabc12",
          "tags": [
                  "value": "VAConnection",
                  "key": "Name"


resourceTags -> (list)

Information about the tags.


The tags associated with a Direct Connect resource.

resourceArn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Direct Connect resource.

tags -> (list)

The tags.


Information about a tag.

key -> (string)

The key of the tag.

value -> (string)

The value of the tag.