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[ aws . pinpoint-sms-voice-v2 ]



Creates a new text message and sends it to a recipient's phone number.

SMS throughput limits are measured in Message Parts per Second (MPS). Your MPS limit depends on the destination country of your messages, as well as the type of phone number (origination number) that you use to send the message. For more information, see Message Parts per Second (MPS) limits in the Amazon Pinpoint User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation


--destination-phone-number <value>
[--origination-identity <value>]
[--message-body <value>]
[--message-type <value>]
[--keyword <value>]
[--configuration-set-name <value>]
[--max-price <value>]
[--time-to-live <value>]
[--context <value>]
[--destination-country-parameters <value>]
[--dry-run | --no-dry-run]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]


--destination-phone-number (string)

The destination phone number in E.164 format.

--origination-identity (string)

The origination identity of the message. This can be either the PhoneNumber, PhoneNumberId, PhoneNumberArn, SenderId, SenderIdArn, PoolId, or PoolArn.

--message-body (string)

The body of the text message.

--message-type (string)

The type of message. Valid values are for messages that are critical or time-sensitive and PROMOTIONAL for messages that aren't critical or time-sensitive.

Possible values:


--keyword (string)

When you register a short code in the US, you must specify a program name. If you don’t have a US short code, omit this attribute.

--configuration-set-name (string)

The name of the configuration set to use. This can be either the ConfigurationSetName or ConfigurationSetArn.

--max-price (string)

The maximum amount that you want to spend, in US dollars, per each text message part. A text message can contain multiple parts.

--time-to-live (integer)

How long the text message is valid for. By default this is 72 hours.

--context (map)

You can specify custom data in this field. If you do, that data is logged to the event destination.

key -> (string)

value -> (string)

Shorthand Syntax:


JSON Syntax:

{"string": "string"

--destination-country-parameters (map)

This field is used for any country-specific registration requirements. Currently, this setting is only used when you send messages to recipients in India using a sender ID. For more information see Special requirements for sending SMS messages to recipients in India .

key -> (string)

value -> (string)

Shorthand Syntax:


Where valid key names are:

JSON Syntax:


--dry-run | --no-dry-run (boolean)

When set to true, the message is checked and validated, but isn't sent to the end recipient.

--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.

Global Options

--debug (boolean)

Turn on debug logging.

--endpoint-url (string)

Override command's default URL with the given URL.

--no-verify-ssl (boolean)

By default, the AWS CLI uses SSL when communicating with AWS services. For each SSL connection, the AWS CLI will verify SSL certificates. This option overrides the default behavior of verifying SSL certificates.

--no-paginate (boolean)

Disable automatic pagination.

--output (string)

The formatting style for command output.

  • json
  • text
  • table

--query (string)

A JMESPath query to use in filtering the response data.

--profile (string)

Use a specific profile from your credential file.

--region (string)

The region to use. Overrides config/env settings.

--version (string)

Display the version of this tool.

--color (string)

Turn on/off color output.

  • on
  • off
  • auto

--no-sign-request (boolean)

Do not sign requests. Credentials will not be loaded if this argument is provided.

--ca-bundle (string)

The CA certificate bundle to use when verifying SSL certificates. Overrides config/env settings.

--cli-read-timeout (int)

The maximum socket read time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket read will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

--cli-connect-timeout (int)

The maximum socket connect time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket connect will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.


MessageId -> (string)

The unique identifier for the message.