AssociateUser - License Manager User Subscriptions


Associates the user to an EC2 instance to utilize user-based subscriptions.


Your estimated bill for charges on the number of users and related costs will take 48 hours to appear for billing periods that haven't closed (marked as Pending billing status) in AWS Billing. For more information, see Viewing your monthly charges in the AWS Billing User Guide.

Request Syntax

POST /user/AssociateUser HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "Domain": "string", "IdentityProvider": { ... }, "InstanceId": "string", "Username": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The domain name of the user.

Type: String

Required: No


The identity provider of the user.

Type: IdentityProvider object

Note: This object is a Union. Only one member of this object can be specified or returned.

Required: Yes


The ID of the EC2 instance, which provides user-based subscriptions.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The user name from the identity provider for the user.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "InstanceUserSummary": { "AssociationDate": "string", "DisassociationDate": "string", "Domain": "string", "IdentityProvider": { ... }, "InstanceId": "string", "Status": "string", "StatusMessage": "string", "Username": "string" } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


Metadata that describes the associate user operation.

Type: InstanceUserSummary object


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


You don't have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request couldn't be completed because it conflicted with the current state of the resource.

HTTP Status Code: 500


An exception occurred with the service.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The resource couldn't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request failed because a service quota is exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request was denied because of request throttling. Retry the request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A parameter is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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