Amazon Lightsail
API Reference (API Version 2016-11-28)


Describes a domain recordset entry.



The ID of the domain recordset entry.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: No


When true, specifies whether the domain entry is an alias used by the Lightsail load balancer. You can include an alias (A type) record in your request, which points to a load balancer DNS name and routes traffic to your load balancer

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The name of the domain.

Type: String

Required: No


(Deprecated) The options for the domain entry.


In releases prior to November 29, 2017, this parameter was not included in the API response. It is now deprecated.

Type: String to string map

Required: No


The target AWS name server (e.g.,

For Lightsail load balancers, the value looks like Be sure to also set isAlias to true when setting up an A record for a load balancer.

Type: String

Required: No


The type of domain entry (e.g., SOA or NS).

Type: String

Required: No

See Also

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

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