ConfigurationRecorder - AWS Config


An object that represents the recording of configuration changes of an AWS resource.



The name of the recorder. By default, AWS Config automatically assigns the name "default" when creating the configuration recorder. You cannot change the assigned name.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 256.

Required: No


Specifies the types of AWS resources for which AWS Config records configuration changes.

Type: RecordingGroup object

Required: No


Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the IAM role used to describe the AWS resources associated with the account.


While the API model does not require this field, the server will reject a request without a defined roleARN for the configuration recorder.

Type: String

Required: No

See Also

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